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Dr Beatriz Garcia PhD

Senior Research Fellow in Communication and Media School of the Arts

    Publications

    2017

    Cultural Policy and Mega-events (Chapter)

    Garcia, B. (2017). Cultural Policy and Mega-events. In The Routledge Handbook of Global Cultural Policy. Routledge.

    2016

    "If everyone says so ...' Press narratives and image change in major event host cities (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2017). "If everyone says so ...' Press narratives and image change in major event host cities. URBAN STUDIES, 54(14), 3178-3198. doi:10.1177/0042098016674890

    DOI: 10.1177/0042098016674890

    Olympic Cities (Chapter)

    Gold, J. R. (n.d.). Olympic Cities. Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315735887

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315735887

    2015

    Placing culture at the heart of the games: Achievements and challenges within the London 2012 cultural olympiad (Chapter)

    Garcia, B. (2015). Placing culture at the heart of the games: Achievements and challenges within the London 2012 cultural olympiad. In The London Olympics and Urban Development: The Mega-Event City (pp. 225-269).

    2014

    European Capitals of Culture. Success Strategies and Long Term Effects (Report)

    Garcia, B., & Cox, T. (2014). European Capitals of Culture. Success Strategies and Long Term Effects.

    Culture @ the Olympics: Issues Trends and Perspectives (Internet publication)

    Garcia, B. (2014). Culture @ the Olympics: Issues Trends and Perspectives. Retrieved from http://www.culturalolympics.org.uk/

    2013

    Soft politics: The Cultural Olympiad as a platform for cultural representation (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2013). Soft politics: The Cultural Olympiad as a platform for cultural representation. Political Science Review.

    2012

    A Cultural Blueprint (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2012). A Cultural Blueprint. Arts Professional, 258, 21-23. Retrieved from http://www.artsprofessional.co.uk/Magazine/index.cfm

    Stricking a Chord (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2012). Stricking a Chord. Olympic Review, 62-65. Retrieved from http://www.olympic.org/news

    The Olympic Games and Cultural Policy (Book)

    Garcia, B. (2012). The Olympic Games and Cultural Policy. B. Holtzman (Ed.), New York: Routledge.

    The Olympics (Book)

    Miah, A., & Garcia, B. (2012). The Olympics. A. Humphries (Ed.), Oxford: Routledge.

    2011

    Impacts 08 - The Liverpool Model. A framework for impact research in Liverpool, 2008 European Capital of Culture (Chapter)

    Garcia, B. (2011). Impacts 08 - The Liverpool Model. A framework for impact research in Liverpool, 2008 European Capital of Culture. In A. Taormina (Ed.), Osservare la cultura (pp. 20-35). Milan: Edizioni Franco Angeli.

    The Cultural Dimensions of the Olympic Games. Ceremonies and Cultural Olympiads as Platforms for Sustainable Cultural Policy (Chapter)

    Garcia, B. (2011). The Cultural Dimensions of the Olympic Games. Ceremonies and Cultural Olympiads as Platforms for Sustainable Cultural Policy. In E. Fernandez, B. Cerezuela, M. Gomez, C. Kennett, & M. Moragas (Eds.), An Ollympic Mosaic. Multidisciplinary Research and Dissemination of Olympic Studies (pp. 153-164). Barcelona: Centre de Estudis Olimpics and Ajuntament de Barcelona.

    2010

    A cultural mega event's impact on innovative capabilities in art production: the results of Stavanger being the European capital of culture in 2008 (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2010). A cultural mega event's impact on innovative capabilities in art production: the results of Stavanger being the European capital of culture in 2008. International Journal of Innovation and Regional Development, 2(4), 353-371.

    Creating an Impact: Liverpool's experience as European Capital of Culture (Report)

    Garcia, B. (2010). Creating an Impact: Liverpool's experience as European Capital of Culture. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    Media Impact Assessment (part II): Evolving press and broadcast narratives on Liverpool from 1996 to 2009 (Report)

    Garcia, B. (2010). Media Impact Assessment (part II): Evolving press and broadcast narratives on Liverpool from 1996 to 2009. Liverpool: University of Liverpool / Impacts 08. Retrieved from http://www.liv.ac.uk/impacts08/Publications/Media_Impact_Assessment_Part2.pdf

    Sydney 2000 (Chapter)

    Garcia, B. (2010). Sydney 2000. In J. R. Gold, & M. M. Gold (Eds.), Olympic Cities: Urban planning, city agendas and the World's Games, 1896 to the present (pp. 287-314). London: Routledge.

    2009

    Impacts 08 Core Messages Update (Report)

    Garcia, B. (2009). Impacts 08 Core Messages Update. Liverpool: University of Liverpool. Retrieved from http://www.liv.ac.uk/impacts08/Dissemination/I08reports.htm

    2008

    Cultural Quarters: Principles and Practices (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2008). Cultural Quarters: Principles and Practices. CULTURAL SOCIOLOGY, 2(2), 269-271. doi:10.1177/17499755080020020705

    DOI: 10.1177/17499755080020020705

    1. Doing Business in the European Capital of Culture: A Profile and Initial Assessment of Impact on the Merseyside and North West Business Base (Report)

    Phythian-Adams, S. L., Sapsford, D., & Southern, A. (2008). 1. Doing Business in the European Capital of Culture: A Profile and Initial Assessment of Impact on the Merseyside and North West Business Base. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    Beijing cultural festivals… bigger but not always better' (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2008). Beijing cultural festivals… bigger but not always better'. Beijing 2008- Academic Views of the Event, 3. Retrieved from http://olympicstudies.uab.es/beijing08/eng/index.asp

    Beijing's Non-Accredited Media (Journal article)

    Miah, A., Garcia, B., & Tian, Z. (2008). Beijing's Non-Accredited Media. Culture @ the Olympics: Issues, Trends and Perspectives, 10(1), 1-4.

    Cultural Olympiad: Pylon of the Olympic Movement (Conference Paper)

    Garcia, B. (2008). Cultural Olympiad: Pylon of the Olympic Movement. In K. Georgiadis (Ed.), 9th Joint International Session for Presidents or Directors of National Olympic Academies and Officials of National Olympic Committees (pp. 84-103). Olympia: International Olympic Academy.

    Culture-led regeneration can not resolve structural problems on its own (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2008). Culture-led regeneration can not resolve structural problems on its own. Urban Views - EUKN Interviews 2007-2008, 15-17.

    European Capital of Culture and Liverpool's Developer Market (Report)

    Melville, R. (2008). European Capital of Culture and Liverpool's Developer Market. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    Impacts 08 Benchmark Indicators Update (Report)

    Garcia, B., & Melville, R. (2008). Impacts 08 Benchmark Indicators Update. Liverpool: University of Liverpool. Retrieved from http://www.liv.ac.uk/impacts08/Dissemination/I08reports.htm

    Local Area Studies - Baseline and 2007 Results (Report)

    Rodenhurst, K. (2008). Local Area Studies - Baseline and 2007 Results. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    Measuring the Impact of Major Cultural Events: A Literature Review' (Journal article)

    Langen, F., & Garcia, B. (2008). Measuring the Impact of Major Cultural Events: A Literature Review'. Arts Research Digest, (44), 1-7.

    One hundred years of cultural programming within the Olympic Games (1912–2012): origins, evolution and projections (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2008). One hundred years of cultural programming within the Olympic Games (1912–2012): origins, evolution and projections. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 14(4), 361-376. doi:10.1080/10286630802445849

    DOI: 10.1080/10286630802445849

    Política cultural y regeneración urbana en las ciudades de Europa Occidental: Lecciones aprendidas de la experiencia y perspectivas para el futuro (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2008). Política cultural y regeneración urbana en las ciudades de Europa Occidental: Lecciones aprendidas de la experiencia y perspectivas para el futuro. Revista de Investigaciones Políticas y Sociológicas, 7(1), 111-126.

    Tourism and the Business of Culture: The Views of Small and Medium Sized Tourism Enterprises (Report)

    Baseline Research. (2008). Tourism and the Business of Culture: The Views of Small and Medium Sized Tourism Enterprises. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    Volunteering for Culture. Exploring the Impact of being an 08 Volunteer (Report)

    Rodenhurst, K., Comerford-Park, L., & Melville, R. (2008). Volunteering for Culture. Exploring the Impact of being an 08 Volunteer. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    We Are The Media. Non-Accredited Media & Citizen Journalists at the Olympic Games (Chapter)

    Miah, A., & Garcia, B. (2008). We Are The Media. Non-Accredited Media & Citizen Journalists at the Olympic Games. In M. Price, & D. Dayan (Eds.), Narrative and Counter Narrative in The Beijing Olympics: Hearts, Minds and the Projection of Modern China (pp. xx). Michigan: University of Michigan Press.

    Who Pays the Piper? Understanding the experience of organisations sponsoring the Liverpool European Capital of Culture (Report)

    O'Brien, D. (2008). Who Pays the Piper? Understanding the experience of organisations sponsoring the Liverpool European Capital of Culture. Liverpool: University of Liverpool. Retrieved from http://www.impacts08.net/

    2007

    Approaches to the newspaper archive: content analysis and press coverage of Glasgow's Year of Culture (Journal article)

    Reason, M., & Garcia, B. (2007). Approaches to the newspaper archive: content analysis and press coverage of Glasgow's Year of Culture. MEDIA CULTURE & SOCIETY, 29(2), 304-+. doi:10.1177/0163443707074261

    DOI: 10.1177/0163443707074261

    Cultural Qu4rters. Principles and practices' (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2007). Cultural Qu4rters. Principles and practices'. Unknown Journal, xx.

    Impacts 08 - Baseline Report (Report)

    Garcia, B., & Melville, R. (2007). Impacts 08 - Baseline Report. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    Re-telling the City. Exploring Narratives of Liverpool (Report)

    Melville, R., & Garcia, B. (2007). Re-telling the City. Exploring Narratives of Liverpool. Liverpool: university of Liverpool. Retrieved from http://www.liv.ac.uk/impacts08/Papers/Impacts08%28Dec07%29RetellingTheCity.pdf

    The new media at the Olympics: citizen journalists and non-accredited media (Conference Paper)

    Garcia, B., & Miah, A. (2007). The new media at the Olympics: citizen journalists and non-accredited media. In Z. Hu, & T. Zhou (Eds.), Sports and Mass Media international academic symposium (pp. xx). Beijing: National Center for Radio and Television Studies, Communication University of China.

    2006

    Cultural Games (Journal article)

    Garcia, B., & Miah, A. (2006). Cultural Games. Locum Destination Review, (18), 60-63. Retrieved from http://www.locum-destination.com/pdf/LDR18-EverDecreasing.pdf

    Cultural Policy in European Cities (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2006). Cultural Policy in European Cities. Shrinking Cities: Complete Works, 2, 35-47. Retrieved from http://www.shrinkingcities.com/digital.0.html?&L=1

    Impacts 08 - Benchmark Indicators Report (Report)

    Garcia, B., & Melville, R. (2006). Impacts 08 - Benchmark Indicators Report. Liverpool: University of Liverpool.

    Impacts 08 - The Liverpool Model. Understanding the effect of cultural regeneration in the lead to Liverpool 2008 - European Capital of Culture (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2006). Impacts 08 - The Liverpool Model. Understanding the effect of cultural regeneration in the lead to Liverpool 2008 - European Capital of Culture. 8 Days a Week, 1, 10-11.

    Rediscovering the multicultural city. Approaches to cultural planning in the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympic Games (Chapter)

    Garcia, B. (2006). Rediscovering the multicultural city. Approaches to cultural planning in the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympic Games. In J. R. Gold, & M. M. Gold (Eds.), Olympic Cities: Urban planning, city agendas and the World's Games, 1896 to the present (pp. xx). London: Routledge.

    2005

    Transforming Barcelona (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2005). Transforming Barcelona. URBAN STUDIES, 42(7), 1234-1236. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    'What is cultural policy research?' (Journal article)

    Garcia, B., & Scullion, A. (2005). 'What is cultural policy research?'. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 11(2), 113-127.

    Deconstructing the city of culture: The long-term cultural legacies of Glasgow 1990 (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2005). Deconstructing the city of culture: The long-term cultural legacies of Glasgow 1990. URBAN STUDIES, 42(5-6), 841-868. doi:10.1080/00420980500107532

    DOI: 10.1080/00420980500107532

    From Athens 2004 to London 2012: the contribution of non-accredited media centres to the Olympic Games host city (Report)

    Beatriz, G., & Andy, M. (2005). From Athens 2004 to London 2012: the contribution of non-accredited media centres to the Olympic Games host city. London: British Academy.

    2004

    Cultural Policy and Urban Regeneration in Western European Cities: Lessons from Experience, Prospects for the Future (Journal article)

    García, B. (2004). Cultural Policy and Urban Regeneration in Western European Cities: Lessons from Experience, Prospects for the Future. Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit, 19(4), 312-326. doi:10.1080/0269094042000286828

    DOI: 10.1080/0269094042000286828

    More than a Game. The Value of Olympic arts programming to increase local participation (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2004). More than a Game. The Value of Olympic arts programming to increase local participation. MailOut. The National Magazine for developing participation in the arts, (August), 9-10.

    Reinventando Glasgow como Ciudad Europea de la Cultura. Impactos en turismo cultural (1986-2000) (Chapter)

    Garcia, B. (2004). Reinventando Glasgow como Ciudad Europea de la Cultura. Impactos en turismo cultural (1986-2000). In J. Font (Ed.), Casos de turismo cultural: de la planificación estratégica a la evaluación de productos (pp. 31-56). Barcelona: Editorial Ariel.

    URBAN REGENERATION, ARTS PROGRAMMING AND MAJOR EVENTS (Journal article)

    García, B. (2004). URBAN REGENERATION, ARTS PROGRAMMING AND MAJOR EVENTS. International Journal of Cultural Policy, 10(1), 103-118. doi:10.1080/1028663042000212355

    DOI: 10.1080/1028663042000212355

    2003

    Evaluation of Cultureshock: Commonwealth North West Cultural Programme (Report)

    Garcia, B. (2003). Evaluation of Cultureshock: Commonwealth North West Cultural Programme. Manchester: England North West Arts Board.

    Glasgow Lessons can help Liverpool (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2003). Glasgow Lessons can help Liverpool. Regeneration & Renewal, (July), 14.

    2002

    City Fathers Win Medal for Style but Last Place in Social Events (Journal article)

    Garcia, B. (2002). City Fathers Win Medal for Style but Last Place in Social Events. The Times Higher Education Supplement, 22-23.

    Securing Sustainable Legacies through Cultural Programming in Major Events (Conference Paper)

    Garcia, B. (2002). Securing Sustainable Legacies through Cultural Programming in Major Events. In M. de Moragas, C. Kennet, & N. Puig (Eds.), The Legacy of the Olympic Games: 1984-2000 (pp. 314-320). Lausanne: Centre for Olympic Studies (UAB) and Olympic Museum.

    The Truth about Olympic Truce: Rights, Responsibilities and the Impossibility of Being Global and Apolitical (Journal article)

    Garcia, B., & Miah, A. (2002). The Truth about Olympic Truce: Rights, Responsibilities and the Impossibility of Being Global and Apolitical. Human Rights Tribune, 9(1), 9. Retrieved from http://www.hri.ca/tribune/viewArticle.asp?ID=2674

    2000

    Comparative analysis of the Olympic cultural program, design and management of Barcelona¿92 and Sydney¿2000 (Conference Paper)

    Garcia, B. (2000). Comparative analysis of the Olympic cultural program, design and management of Barcelona¿92 and Sydney¿2000. In K. B. Wamsley, S. G. Martyn, G. H. MacDonald, & R. K. Barney (Eds.), 5th International Symposium for Olympic Research (pp. 153-158). Sydney: International Centre for Olympic Studies - University of Western Ontario.