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Festivals and edutainment. Afterword : the future of edutainment in festival experiences


This afterword offers insights into the ideation of this edited book and how the editors determined a dedicated text on festivals and edutainment was necessary. It also presents a review of the collection of chapters, with particular attention to the notable conclusions that were revealed throughout in support of the book’s themes: planning edutainment, audience engagement, sustainability and EDI, and experiencing edutainment. Importantly, this chapter offers a practical review of the future of edutainment within festival experiences by drawing on post-COVID reporting and advancements in technology. In closing, this chapter offers a conceptual model, which builds upon the contributing authors’ notable conclusions, to prompt necessary future research into further exploring the relationships between festivals and edutainment.

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Wyatt, Brianna
Rossetti, Giulia

Oxford Brookes departments

Oxford Brookes Business School


Year of publication: 2023
Date of RADAR deposit: 2023-05-17

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This RADAR resource is Part of Festivals and edutainment [ISBN: 9781032304991] / edited by Giulia Rossetti, Brianna Wyatt, Jane Ali-Knight (Routledge, 2023).
This RADAR resource is the Accepted Manuscript of Afterword: The Future of Edutainment in Festival Experiences


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