African Secret Squirrel

rowingroundafrica.com“Rosie” is off on an African adventure. In fact at the time of writing she has departed. Rosie is travelling and working in Africa for the next five months on a project. The project has it’s own grown up website as I am sure you can imagine. The official site isn’t the place for wry observations and inconsequential musings that constitute experience beyond the confines a project. I worked with Rosie to develop www.rowingroundafrica.com as a space where she could be her (unofficial) self whilst she is away. Our initial conversations led to the conclusion that Rosie should be anonymous. This raises all sorts of issues when it comes to content. Photographs can be so inadvertently revealing.

Anonymity does pay unexpected dividends though. Rosie has asked artist Corrina Rothwell to produce images to illustrate the articles posted on the site. The first of which are now in place. It is always a pleasure to work with Corrina. She has a keen eye and a sharp sense of humor. I literally can’t wait to see how Rosie and Corrina progress the content on the site. For the next five months I am merely a conduit for posting and maintenance.

To see more of Corrina’s work visit www.corrinarothwell.co.uk

To see what Rosie has been up to recently visit www.rowingroundafrica.com *

* We are not sure how frequently Rosie will have the opportunity to update the site, wifi not being as available in parts of Africa as it is in Europe. I recommend that you follow Rowing Round Africa to receive Rosie’s updates in your email as they periodically happen.

 

 

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