Living Deltas Hub: Helen Berry and Graham Smith will lead an international team to explore popular memories of environmental change funded by the Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF).
Last modified: Wed, 06 May 2020 17:16:26 BST
The Oral History Collective is undertaking a pilot study into mutual aid networks in light of Covid-19, to understand how these groups operate, the reasons people have become involved, and their hopes for the future.
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Foodbank Histories is a collaboration with Northern Cultural Projects and the Newcastle West End Foodbank, led by Silvie Fisch and Dr Alison Atkinson-Phillips.
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Congratulations to our research associate, Dr Andy Clark, who has been awarded a British Academy / Leverhulme Trust grant to undertake an oral history of the 1988 Lockerbie Disaster.
Last modified: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 10:36:30 BST
The Oral History Unit is assisting UNITE on an oral history project about the union's work since 1920.
Last modified: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:23:22 BST
We are delighted to have appointed a new member of the Oral History Unit, Olivia Dee, working on a major AHRC-funded research project, Wastes and Strays: The Past, Present and Future of English Urban Commons
Last modified: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:22:01 BST
A new education website, We Made Ships, has been created by unit members Rosie Bush and Dr Alison Atkinson-Phillips to make the history of shipbuilding accessible to a new generation of students.
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Graham Smith has worked as a consultant on this important community oral history project, led by the London-based Roma Support Group.
Last modified: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:23:01 BST
Oral History research associate, Dr Andy Clark, has received funding from the British Academy to establish a new network for academic and community historians & heritage practitioners interested in deindustrialisation.
Last modified: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 12:27:03 BST