Upcoming Events

  • Reanimating collections, sharing knowledges - Tuesday 25 June 2019, 14:30-17:00, Birkbeck, University of London Room G03, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD   How can archives and collections be more openly available to indigenous researchers? What are the potentialities and drawbacks of digital knowledge bases? What is the role of historic collections to contemporary indigenous […]
  • Professor Luciana Martins’ Inaugural Lecture: “Drawing together: the visual archive of travel in Latin America” - How can we explore the visual archive of travel to recover traces of cross-cultural exchanges and encounters in Latin America? What place does the act of visual documentation have in the culture of scientific observation and collection in the field? How can we re-connect histories of European scientific fieldwork to […]