Journal Articles

Here are a list of the journal articles and publications that have been produced by the FestSpace team during the project duration:

Colombo, A. & Márquez, L. (2019) Motivation and experience in symbiotic events: an illustrative example grounded from culture and business events, Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 12 (2), pp222–238. DOI: 10.1080/19407963.2019.1657437

McGillivray, D., Guillard, S. & Reid, E. (2020). Urban Connective Action: The Case of Events Hosted in Public Space, Urban Planning, 5(4), 252-266.

Smith, A & McGillivray, D (2020) The long-term implications of mega-events for the provision of urban public spacesSport in Society, DOI: 10.1080/17430437.2020.1826934


Colombo, A., Altuna, J., & Oliver-Gasiot, E.(2020) Playing with fire collectively: contemporary cultural rites as both devisers and byproducts of community networks,

Event Management, 25, pp. 57–68. DOI: 10.3727/152599520X15894679115475

Smith, A., Vodicka, G., Colombo, A., Lindstrom, K.N., McGillivray, D. and Quinn, B. (2021), Staging city events in public spaces: an urban design perspective, International Journal of Event and Festival Management, 12 (2), pp. 224-239.

Quinn, B., Colombo, A., Lindstrom, K., McGillivray, D & Smith, A (2021). Festivals, public space and cultural inclusion: public policy insights, Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 29:11-12, 1875-1893, DOI: 10.1080/09669582.2020.1858090