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ECGH 20201 Annual Lecture in the History of Slavery (Professor Ana Lucia Araujo)

Edinburgh Centre for Global History Annual Lecture in the History of Slavery, 21 April 2021 Professor Ana Lucia Araujo, Howard University In this lecture, Professor Ana Lucia Araujo draws from her…

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History in Crisis: Monuments

Given the recent debates about monuments, this panel examined the faultlines of historical monuments and their meanings. Panellists included Hilary Green, Patricia Rubertone, Hakim Adi, and Anindita…

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PGHC11506 Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs: Week 1_2

Video by Dr Zsuzsanna Vegh for Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs Introduction: Week 1

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Wiki Loves Monuments

Wiki Loves Monuments is an international photo competition which takes part throughout the month of September every year, and is supported by the Wikimedia Foundation. The aim is to crowdsource as…

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Historians on Dundas and Slavery - 7 July 2020

Urgent discussions are taking place across the world about monuments and streets dedicated to Henry Dundas, mainly focused on his insertion of ‘gradual’ into the 1792 bill for the…

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The top fifteen photos of Wiki Loves Monuments 2016

The top fifteen photos of Wiki Loves Monuments 2016 reveal a world of monuments, lovingly depicted by volunteers. Wikimedia Blog:…

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Wikimania 2016 - Wiki Loves Monuments, how to Preserve the World's Cultural Heritage

How You and the Rest of Wikimedia Movement Can Help Preserve the World's Culturale Heritage or How to Beat the Deadline - Present and Future of Wiki Loves Monuments. By John Andersson, John…

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Wikipedia, an introduction - Erasmus Prize 2015

Erasmus Prize 2015 awarded to Wikipedia Wikipedia receives the prize because it has promoted the dissemination of knowledge through a comprehensive and universally accessible encyclopaedia. To…

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