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Chemistry and Colour: Interdisciplinary Analysis of English and Scottish Renaissance Textiles

Join us for an interdisciplinary conversation with two University of Edinburgh and National Museums Scotland researchers, chemist Edith Sandström and textile historian and curator Helen Wyld.…

From  Georgia Vullinghs on May 21st, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Mini MAXXI Seminar Series: Giuliana Pieri

This event took place online on 3rd March 2021 as part of the Mini MAXXI: Radical Conversation on Material Culture guest seminar series. The series is designed to turn COVID limitations on learning…

From  Maire Cox on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Tear it Down_Material Culture and Reparations

In response to the solidarity anti-racism protests triggered by the brutal murder of George Floyd, the INOSAAR is hosting a series of roundtables and panel discussions. This first roundtable was held…

From  Nicola Frith on August 18th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Off the Shelf – book history students push the boundaries

Each year, our MSc in Book History and Material Culture students organise a mini-conference on their dissertation topics. In this short video, students Amber Matthews and Hailey Brock talk about the…

From  Maire Cox on July 9th, 2019 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Professor Beverly Lemire: 'Material technologies of empire: tobacco, textiles and race in everyday Scottish life'

'Material technologies of empire: tobacco, textiles and race in everyday Scottish life'A public lecture by Professor Beverly Lemire, University of Alberta The Matter of Slavery in Scotland,…

From  Muireann Crowley on April 29th, 2019 0 likes 62 plays 0