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Humanising the past

A Northern Irish theatre company is showing how theatre can humanise the past and hold up a different lens to what we think we know.

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The Lyminge Archaeological Project

Our latest film investigates the Lyminge Archaeological Project – an ambitious programme of archaeology taking place on the village green of Lyminge in Kent.

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Modern readers

Our latest feature article looks at what social media tells us about contemporary literature and reading habits.

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A History of Digital Art

Our latest image gallery examines the emergence of computer art and its connections with contemporary digital practices.

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Funding Opportunity

AHRC / BBC workshop on Shakespeare

20/10/2014

We are collaborating with the BBC on a seminar for BBC commissioning and editorial staff with arts and humanities researchers specialising or with interests in Shakespeare.

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Marriage Civil Partnerships and Gay Rights

20/10/2014

This panel discussion brings historical and legal scholars into dialogue with contemporary controversies over the ‘marriage questions’ of the twenty first century.

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Archaeology powered by communities - new crowd-funding platform

16/10/2014

The public are being asked to help in conducting, designing and funding research about archaeology, history and heritage.

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Is Silver Surfing the Solution for Social Isolation?

20/10/2014

The combination of experts from leading charities, cultural institutions and researchers including AgeUK, Tate and London College of Communication, will provide a rich debate.

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First Professor in Residence at The London Jazz Festival

20/10/2014

Professor George McKay, Leadership Fellow for the Connected Communities programme, is the first academic ever to be appointed ‘Professor in Residence’ at a jazz festival.

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Tell the world about your work

16/10/2014

Have you ever argued along with a radio debate or thought of a programme idea that would be perfect for the airwaves? If so, the New Generation Thinkers scheme is for you.

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New publication showcases range of WW1 research

20/10/2014

A new AHRC publication presents and celebrates the richness and diversity of research into World War One.

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Feature

Humanising the past

20/10/2014

A Northern Irish theatre company is showing how theatre can humanise the past and hold up a different lens to what we think we know.

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Event

Measuring the Cultural Value of the RSA NCE

15/10/2014

This event is a one-day feedback and findings sharing workshop following the completion of the Measuring the Cultural Value of the RSA NCE as a Platform for Emerging Artists project.

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Upcoming events

21 Oct 2014, School of Music, 12 Cavendish Rd, University of Leeds

Weaving Codes, Coding Weaves: Research Seminar

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21 Oct 2014, London College of Communication, University of the Arts

Is Silver Surfing the Solution for Social Isolation?​

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22 Oct 2014, Playhouse, Macrobert Art Centre, University of Stirling

Measuring the Cultural Value of the RSA NCE as a Platform for Emerging Artists

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