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The transitional landscapes of Sicily and Oxford will be our sites:

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The first by the swing bridge over the “Sheepwash Channel” between the Thames and Oxford Canal, at one time a goods marshalling yard and centre for willow cultivation and basket making.

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The second is the multi-layered sectional city of Catania south of Etna, fed by a subterranean river and overlaid by Greek, Roman, Arab, Renaissance, and at least 17 seismic and volcanic events: a highly unpredictable yet fertile landscape, as famous for fruit, pulses, orchards and vines as for the mountain.

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