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Updates on Arts research projects

Religion, Security and Global Uncertainties

Religion, Security and Global Uncertainties 1.00pm – 4.00pm – 15th January 2015 – The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA With Professor Adam Dinham (Goldsmiths, University of London), Professor Marie Gillespie (Department of Sociology, The Open University) and … Continue reading

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Getting Religion – Challenging religious illiteracy in a time of global uncertainty

Getting Religion – Challenging religious illiteracy in a time of global uncertainty 6 January 2015 12noon – 4pm (starting with a buffet lunch) Portcullis House, near Westminster Bridge, Bridge Street, Westminster, London SW1A 2LW This a joint Lapido Media and … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCING NEW RESEARCH ON CULTURAL RIGHTS AND KENYA’S CONSTITUTION

http://www.katibaculturalrights.com This three-year ESRC-funded research project will document and analyse the impact of the new constitution’s cultural rights provisions on Kenyan society. Kenya’s 2010 constitution (katiba in Kiswahili) enshrines rights to culture and cultural heritage, which Kenyans have never previously … Continue reading

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‘Religion, Security and Global Uncertainties’ Report published

Prof John Wolffe and Dr Gavin Moorhead are very pleased to announce the publication of the Religion, Security and Global Uncertainties report. This report examines the relationship between religion and security, including terrorism and so-called ‘religious violence’. It has two … Continue reading

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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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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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