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Connected Communities 2018

We are starting 2018 with a plan to celebrate the projects of Connected Communities and we need your help! We would like to showcase the work of the projects by highlighting events, outcomes, experiences, and resources that have been generated by the projects. Read more

 

Call For Applications to the 4th round of the Catalyst Fund

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

 

Gold for Connected Communities Project in Falmouth

The Online Orchestra project, run by Dr Michael Rolfe at Falmouth University, has won first prize at an international education awards in the USA. They were awarded gold for the arts and humanities category and silver for the European regional area category at the Reimagine Education Awards in Philadelphia. Read more

 
 

Congratulations to our 3rd round of Catalyst Funded Projects

Congratulations to all our projects funded through the third round of the Connected Communities Catalyst Fund!   “CataLab” Dr Geoff Bright, Manchester Metropolitan University The CataLab is a two-day listening-exchange and development laboratory which will bring together project members and community partners for activities including a project InfoExchange session, exhibition, data retreat and arts workshop. Read more

 
 

Introducing new Post Doctoral on the Participatory Arts and DIY Cultures project

Guest blog post written by Dr Lucy Wright, the new Post Doctoral Researcher on the Participatory Arts and DIY Cultures Project at the University of East Anglia.   I am a post-doctoral researcher with interests in tradition, participation and DIY communities. Read more

 
 

Call for papers: ‘The Social Life of Time: Power, Discrimination and Transformation’

  Call for Papers: ‘The Social Life of Time: Power, Discrimination and Transformation’   Edinburgh, 5-7th June 2018     We are very pleased to announce a call for papers for the first Temporal Belongings international conference. The Temporal Belongings network was initially supported by the Connected Communities programme, and focuses on the role of time within communities. Read more

 

ESRC-AHRC Migration Leadership Team

ESRC-AHRC Migration Leadership Team Summary The AHRC and ESRC are pleased to invite proposals for a Migration Leadership Team to provide intellectual leadership for, and maximise the impact of, their combined migration research portfolio. Read more

 

Only one week left to register for the Co-creating Cities & Communities Event!

Co-Creating Cities & Communities Summer Event   12-13 July 2017   Watershed, Bristol         Registration for the Co-creating Cities & Communities Summer Forum will close at midnight on Wednesday 5th July 2017. You can register for free here. Read more

 

AHRC Research in Film Awards 2017

  These awards are designed to recognise and reward the considerable body of work created at the interface between research and film and to acknowledge the world-leading work of researchers, practitioners and filmmakers in the arts and humanities research community.   There are five categories in total, including four aimed at the research community. Read more

 

Valuing Interdisciplinary Collaborative Work: Beyond Impact

  Valuing interdisciplinary collaborative research, ed. by Keri Facer and Kate Pahl (Bristol: The Policy Press, 2017), 272 pp. Available in hardback, paperback, and electronic formats. Read more