News from Katherine Dunleavy

Around the Toilet Win Engage Award!

Congratulations to the Around the Toilet project team who last week took away the top prize in the Arts, Humanities and Social Science category at the Engage 2016 Awards.  The awards, run by the National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement, celebrate high quality public engagement with research projects. Read more

The Imagine Project: Culture and the role of civic engagement

We recently held the fourth Imagine project annual event on the theme of ‘culture and the role of civic engagement’ and we’d like to share a little bit of the experience with other Connected Community people. Read more

Funding Opportunity! Catalyst Fund 2nd Call

The Connected Communities Catalyst Fund Aims and purpose The Connected Communities Catalyst Fund is intended to support the consolidation of exciting new ideas arising from the Connected Communities programme. Specifically, the fund is intended to explore the question: What new insights relating to the nature, dynamics and role of communities are emerging from CC projects? Read more

Anticipation 2017 Conference

We are pleased to announce that the 2nd International Conference on Anticipation will be held in London on 8th-10th November 2017.  Anticipation 2017 is a unique, radically interdisciplinary forum for exploring how ideas of the future inform action in the present. Read more

Living Legacies hosts Somme Museum Events

Over the next week the Living Legacies WW1 Engagement Centre are holding a series of events to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Somme. Read more

Connected Communities Follow-on Impact Highlight Notice Now Live!

AHRC Follow-on Funding for Impact and Engagement Scheme: Connected Communities Highlight Notice on Creating Living Knowledge: Enhancing the Impacts and Legacies from Community-Engaged and Participatory Research Projects   Following the publication of the Connected Communities Programme report on Creating Living Knowledge in April 2016, the AHRC has launched a highlight notice in its Follow-on Funding for Impact and Engagement Scheme Read more

The AHRC Research in Film Awards 2016

Following on from the successful 2015 Research in Film Awards the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is launching its 2016 Awards in a bid to find new and emerging talent that straddle the worlds of both film making and arts and humanities research. Read more

Productive Margins Project Launches Website

After a 6 month labour of love we are launching our new more interactive, reflective and user friendly website! Here you will find multidisciplinary projects’ outputs, reflections on co-production and a range of resources. Read more

The Creative Citizen Unbound – book now available

The latest book in the Connected Communities Series was launched last week at a special event in the House of Lords. Read more

Creating Living Knowledge Report Launched Today

Keri Facer (University of Bristol) and Andrew Thompson (AHRC) will today host a workshop in collaboration with the NCCPE to launch ‘Creating Living Knowledge’ a report examining the lessons learnt from the early years of the Connected Communities Programme. Read more