News from Rachel Daniel

AHRC Announces Full Festival Programme for Community Futures and Utopias

The AHRC has announced the full line up for this year’s Connected Communities Festival, Community Futures and Utopias. Below is a full list of the festival events taking place up and down the country. Full details about each event can be found at the Connected Communities Utopia 500 , website. Read more

Final Conference Programme for ECR Conference at the UEA

Changing the Future Research Landscape? Read more

Researching (Jazz) Festivals: A Day of Ideas and Discussion

Cheltenham Jazz Festival Friday 29 April 2016, 10-5pm   FREE attendance (must register via Cheltenham Jazz Festival box office)   The Impact of Festivals is a 12-month project funded under the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s Connected Communities Programme, working with research partner organization, the EFG London Jazz Festival. Read more

Highlight Notice: International Development in the Follow-on Funding Scheme

Summary AHRC has launched a highlight notice in its Research Networking Scheme as part of a range of activities to support the contribution which arts and humanities research can make to international development. The highlight notice will run initially until 31 May 2016. Read more

Funding Opportunity: International Decade for People of African Descent

Summary The AHRC has launched a highlight notice in its Research Networking Scheme. It will address research issues of relevance to, or raised by, the International Decade for People of African Descent with the potential to broadly contribute to the aims of the UN Decade. The highlight notice is open to applications until 30 June 2016. Read more

Funding Opportunity: International Development Research Networks

Summary AHRC has launched a highlight notice in its Research Networking Scheme as part of a range of activities to support the contribution which arts and humanities research can make to international development. The highlight notice will run initially until 31 May 2016. Read more

Call For papers/contributions: A Connected Communities Conference for Early Career Researchers

Changing the Future Research Landscape? A Connected Communities Conference for Early Career Researchers   Call for papers/contributions   University of East Anglia, Norwich, 22-23 March 2016   The Connected Communities Programme is a cross-Research Council funding initiative, led by AHRC, which supports high level collaborative and co-produced research between academic and community partners. Read more

Connected Communities Festival 2016: Expressions of Interest to Contribute

Taking inspiration from the 500th anniversary of the publication in 1516 in Latin of Thomas More’s Utopia, as well as a Connected Communities/ Care for the Future Symposium on ‘Utopias, Futures and Temporalities: Critical Considerations for Social Change’ held in May 2015, the 2016 Connected Communities Research Festival will have a central theme of Community Futures and Utopias. Read more

Soundings and Findings Conference Schedule & Keynotes

A schedule for the Connected Communities Soundings and Findings Conference taking place at the UEA from the 30th of June to the 2nd of July is now available to download by following the link below. Read more