Nancy Duxbury


Biography

Nancy Duxbury, PhD, is a Researcher and Co-coordinator of the "Cities, Cultures and Architecture" research group at CES. She is the Principal Investigator of a major research project on creative tourism, «CREATOUR: Creative Tourism Destination Development in Small Cities and Rural Areas» (2016-2019). Her research also focuses on culture and sustainability, cultural planning, and cultural mapping. She is part of the Organzing Committe for the Training Series "Publish-do-not-Perish: Survive the Stampede", which offers Advanced Training Seminars for PhD and post-PhD researchers. She is an Adjunct Professor of the School of Communication, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada, and the School of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Waterloo, Canada. She holds a doctorate in Communication and a master's in Publishing from Simon Fraser University. Her research has examined municipal involvement in cultural development, cultural infrastructure, cultural indicators, culture and sustainability, cultural policy, and book publishing.


Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Bakas, Fiona Eva; Duxbury, Nancy; Remoaldo, Paula; Matos, Olga (2019), "The social utility of small-scale art festivals with creative tourism in Portugal", International Journal of Event and Festival Management, Online publication

Book Chapter

Duxbury, Nancy; Silva, Silvia; de Castro, Tiago Vinagre (2019), Creative Tourism Development in Small Cities and Rural Areas in Portugal: Insights from Start-Up Activities, in Daniela Angelina Jelinčić and Yoel Mansfeld (org.), Creating and Managing Experiences in Cultural Tourism. WORLD SCIENTIFIC, 291-304

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Book Chapter

Duxbury, Nancy (2019), Thoughts on future directions: Art and culture in transformations toward greater sustainability, in Valentina Riccardi; Virgílio Ferreira (org.), Creative Responses to Sustainability: Portugal Green Guide. Singapore: Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF), 9-14

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