Monthly Archives: September 2014

Book Launch: ‘Crowdsourcing our Cultural Heritage’, ed. Mia Ridge

The UCL Centre for Digital Humanities book launch party for Crowdsourcing our Cultural Heritage (2014), edited by Mia Ridge, Tuesday 20th November, 6.30pm. Crowdsourcing, or asking the general public to help contribute to shared goals, is increasingly popular in memory … Continue reading

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The Listening Experience Database Project Symposium 2014

The Listening Experience Database Project Symposium 2014 Thursday 20th November 2014 Time: 10:00am – 16:30pm Venue: Parry Rooms, Royal College of Music, London, UK Homepage:http://www.rcm.ac.uk/events/listings The keynote speaker will be Professor Andrew Prescott, AHRC Leadership Fellow in Digital Transformations. The … Continue reading

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Leading Hollywood stars offer new insights into Shakespeare’s great plays in new OU/Sky Arts series “My Shakespeare”

Starting on Monday 22nd September “My Shakespeare”, a new 6 part series, will start on Sky Arts 1 HD at 9.00pm. Leading Hollywood stars offer new insights into Shakespeare’s great plays in a new OU / Sky Arts series “My … Continue reading

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Wasafiri celebrates 30 years with “Words on the Water”

2.00pm-5.30pm on Sunday 21 September 2014 Aboard the William B Cruiser Embark at 2.00pm sharp from Westminster Pier (Nearest Tube: Westminster) Come and celebrate Wasafiri’s 30th birthday on a river cruise that brings together six of the best writers representing … Continue reading

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Planned Violence Network event, New Delhi, 24-25 October 2014

The Planning Modernity: Colonial Continuities, Postcolonial Disjunctions workshop, convened by Alex Tickell of the Department of English, The Open University, which will be held at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, on 24-25 October 2014. The workshop is part of the … Continue reading

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Jack the Ripper mystery solved – or not? Dr Rosalind Crone needs convincing

New evidence points to old Jack the Ripper suspect – but here is why I’m not convinced By Rosalind Crone, The Open University A panic erupted in Britain 126 years ago. At daybreak on Saturday September 8, the mutilated body … Continue reading

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Pushing the Boundaries: ECR & Interdisciplinarity event 23 September 2014

FAO: All Early Career Researchers in Arts & Humanities The Open University would like to invite you to a British Academy supported one-day event particularly aimed at Early Career Researchers (ECRs)* on Tuesday 23rd September in London, at the OU … Continue reading

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