2017 Events

This page is regularly updated by the Connected Communities Team and individual projects with upcoming events. These events are a great way for everyone, from researchers and community partners to members of the public, to get involved in the programme.

Reggae Futures

Senate House, 2 November 2017 9:30 am

Reggae Futures is a pair of reggae-focused research events over two days in London bringing together the Arts and Humanities Research Council-funded Reggae Research Network and Bass Culture Research projects.   If you would like to attend one or both of these events, please register on our Eventbrite page. Read more

Punk in the Provinces

Norwich Arts Centre, 23 November 2017 6:00 pm

40 years on from punk rock, come and join in an evening’s conversation between local fans from Norwich in ‘77, journalists and academics discussing the significance and legacy of punk in the provinces. . 6pm                Doors open . 6.15      Welcome to the evening: Prof George McKay and Dr Lucy Wright, UEA . Read more

Leapfrog Tool Fest: Tools for Engagement, Consultation & Collaboration

Imagination Lancaster, 5 December 2017 9:30 am

  Over the past 3 years, Leapfrog has helped create over 30 engagement tools, all co-designed with people who want to do better consultation, engage more people and build new relationships with colleagues, customers and communities. Our partners include young people in care, community groups, librarians, the NHS, national park staff, volunteers and policy makers. Read more

Maker-Centric: Learning through Sharing

Soho House Museum, 8 December 2017 10:15 am

This event is part of the AHRC Connected Communities project, Maker-Centric Building place-based, co-making communities(www.maker-centric.com). This day is presented as a knowledge exchange event in which project researchers, artists and community groups from Wolverhampton and Birmingham will share their experience of the project and demonstrate the artefacts they have produced. Read more

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