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AHRC Funded Collaborative Doctoral Award Studentship

Visual and Cultural Representations of the St John Ambulance Brigade in the Twentieth Century. University of Huddersfield, Museum of the Order of St John and the Heritage Consortium       The Heritage Consortium is offering a fully funded AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award studentship with the Museum of the Order of St John and the…

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Real Buildings: Real Life

Real Buildings: Real Life, is a conference which the Church of England in Sheffield are hosting on Tuesday 18 September at Sheffield Cathedral. The Conference will focus on topics relating to and around the adaptation and sustainability of church buildings. From digital archaeology to community outreach, the presentations – all from leaders in their respective…

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‘Arp: The Poetry of Forms’ at Turner Contemporary, Margate

By Frances Guy Since 2015 I have been working on an exhibition ‘Arp: The Poetry of Forms’, a retrospective of the European artist and poet Hans (Jean) Arp (1886-1966), with the guidance of Arp scholar Professor Eric Robertson from Royal Holloway, the University of London. This has been in collaboration with the Kröller-MüllerMuseum in The…

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Revised deadline for applications

REVISED DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS! Now Mon 26th February 2018 at 5.00pm Due to some technical difficulties we have been experiencing with the website we have extended the deadline for applications, for up to 11 fully funded PhD studentships in Heritage Studies, to Monday 26th February 2018 at 5.00pm. Please see ‘Apply’ page for more information…

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Minority Arts and Heritage: Border Work and Contact Zones

Association of Critical Heritage Studies, 4th Biennial Conference HERITAGE ACROSS BORDERS Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China September 1-6, 2018 Call for session papers Minority Arts and Heritage: Border Work and Contact Zones   Organizers: Dr Susan Ashley (susan.ashley@northumbria.ac.uk) Leonie Wieser (leonie.wieser@northumbria.ac.uk) Deadline: 30th November, 2017 The global rise of heritage studies and the heritage industry in…

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University of Bradford/AHRC Heritage Consortium PhD student works with Japanese woodblock print masterpieces in advance of exhibition at the British Museum

An upcoming exhibition at the British Museum, ‘Hokusai: beyond the Great Wave’ will include works analysed by University of Bradford/Heritage Consortium PhD student Peter McElhinney. Peter completed analysis on several Japanese woodblock prints during a Heritage Consortium placement within the British Museum’s Department of Scientific Research. These included the iconic prints ‘Under the wave off…

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Literary Biography Symposium

Literary Biography Symposium Huddersfield ENGLISH LITERATURE & CREATIVE WRITING at the UNIVERSITY OF HUDDERSFIELD A HALF-DAY SYMPOSIUM Monday 19 June 2017 1pm – 4pm Oastler Building (OA6/09)  

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