The Materiality, Artefacts & Technologies in Culture & History Faculty Research Group generates, coordinates, and elevates multi-strand material culture research at Newcastle University. Our vision is to create an international centre of excellence for material culture research of global scope, rooted within the North-East of England but open to the world. We strive to:

We run an interdisciplinary Reading Group, open to postgraduates and staff from across the University and covering an extraordinarily wide range of material culture topics suggested by participants. The Group is managed by MATCH Steering Committee member Bridget Kennedy.