This chapter reviews Richard Florida's 'creative class' thesis in the context of the regeneration of an English seaside town. Taking Hastings as a case study, it investigates the lure of location and artistic networks to the relocation decisions of creative and cultural professionals.
|Title of host publication||Coastal cultures: liminality and leisure|
|Editors||Paul Gilchrist, T. Carter, D. Burdsey|
|Place of Publication||Eastbourne|
|Publisher||Leisure Studies Association|
|Number of pages||21|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2014|
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- School of Applied Sciences - Subject Lead Geography, Earth and Env't, Principal Lecturer
- Centre for Aquatic Environments
- Centre for Memory, Narrative and Histories
- Centre for Spatial, Environmental and Cultural Politics
- People, Natures and Places Research and Enterprise Group
- Sport and Leisure Cultures Research and Enterprise Group
- Tourism, Hospitality and Events Research and Enterprise Group