Posts by Anthony May & Annabel Kiernan

Anthony May, Lecturer in Public Services, and Annabel Kiernan, Director, Centre for the Study of Football & its Communities, Manchester Metropolitan University

‘I want to take you to China…’ Culture at the heart of the Northern Powerhouse

Manchester’s cultural and sporting brand is increasingly important in attracting global investment to the city Much of the discussion about ‘DevoManc’, or the Northern Powerhouse agenda, has so far overlooked one important element. The significance of the role of popular culture in shaping and enhancing the profile of Manchester as a global city – and thus enhancing the argument for … Continue reading

31 March 2016 by Anthony May & Annabel Kiernan
Categories: China, Devolution, Politics and policy, SPERI Comment Tags: , , , , , , , ,