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Marianne McAra

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Creative Economy Engagement Fellow

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Marianne Mcara
Visiting Researcher/Designer

Marianne Mcara

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Marianne McAra

Marianne is a Creative Economy Engagement Fellow and works in the areas of wellbeing, youth engagement, and creative education. Marianne’s research practice is underpinned by human-centred and Participatory Design approaches, with an interest in experimental methods, and has an expertise in designing and facilitating co-design interventions as well as working in ethically sensitive research contexts. Her current projects include Future Heritage: Mobilising Cultural Assets through Youth Engagement and Digital Artefacts, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council through the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities; and Crafting Futures in collaboration with the British Council. Marianne teaches and supervises on the Masters of Research and Masters of Design programmes at the Innovation School.