AHRC Sensory Cities Network

The Look of Austerity conference, Museum of London 11/12 Sept 2015

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Recognising the recent surge of interest in austerity aesthetics across contemporary culture, this two-day conference will explore the effect of post-war austerity on the appearance of people and cities. See more at: http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/collections-research/research/look-of-austerity-conference/#sthash.lqbZGD6L.dpuf  

Tate’s sensorium

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The Tate Gallery Britain has created an immersive art experience that engages all the senses. For more information see: http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2015/aug/22/tate-sensorium-art-soundscapes-chocolates-invisible-rain  

Nirmal Puwar presented a paper at the Gender Recalled Conference on ‘Dementia, Song and the Post-War’

Nirmal Puwar presented a paper at the Gender Recalled Conference on ‘Dementia, Song and the Post-War’

Memory work constitutes small acts of performative and iterative forms of remembrance. Often calling on sites, events and bodies that don’t feature in established modes of remembering. These are always, however large or small, legitimate or off-centre, enacted as acts of imagination of past, present and futures. This paper will invite us to consider what […]

Start of network

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Hello! Welcome to the AHRC Sensory Cities Network. We started in April 2015 and will be running for two years. We would like to give a warm welcome to our Steering Group and are looking forward to some very productive meetings. Our first workshop is scheduled for the 23/24 of October 2015 in London. More […]

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