Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference 2021 (CHW21): Research Proceedings

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Coulter A (Ed.), Daykin N

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Arts & Health South West

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Conference Proceeding


This collection of Research Proceedings, edited by Norma Daykin and Alex Coulter, includes 49 research abstracts that were accepted after a peer review process for the Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference on the 21st, 22nd and 23rd June 2021 (CHW21). A wealth of current research is presented here, including literature reviews, analysis of data from large surveys, theoretical contributions, methodology papers, quantitative studies, qualitative research and process evaluation.

The abstracts reflect a wide range of arts and cultural activities including singing, instrumental music making, museum-based activities, visual arts, creative writing, digital arts, theatre, performance-based projects and creative learning. The studies include data from research participants of all ages, and they represent collaborations between academics, artists and project participants in many countries, with authors from Australia, Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Japan, New Zealand, Spain, Sweden, the UK and the US.

Due to COVID-19, CHW21 was delivered online. The conference was attended by over 500 speakers and delegates from 30 countries.

Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Research Purpose: Discussion / Debate

Context: Community

Art Forms: Multi-Arts

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

(Ed.) Daykin, N., Coulter, A. Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference 2021 (CHW21): Research Proceedings. Exeter: Arts & Health South West.