Upcoming Talk on ‘Same-Sex Love’ for History at Kingston Seminar Series

Originally posted on History@Kingston:
The next talk in the History at Kingston Seminar Series will take place on Tuesday, 15th March, 2016, 17.00-18.3opm. Claire Hayward, Early Career Researcher and former History PhD Student a Kingston University Will be speaking on: ‘Memorialising Same-Sex Love: Commemorating the Past, Reflecting the Present, Informing the Future’ The Alan…

Without Borders: LGBTQ+ Archives, Libraries, Museums and Special Collections Conference

I’m really excited to be on the steering committee for ‘Without Borders…’, the Archives, Libraries, Museums and Special Collections (ALMS) LGBTQ+ conference taking place in London in June 2016. The call for papers is below – please do submit abstracts and circulate the CFP widely. You can see information about the previous ALMS conference that took place…

Exhibitions on Screen

One of the most difficult elements of researching and writing about past exhibitions is grasping how they looked and how they felt to walk around. Even though some exhibition plans are available in museum archives, these documents don’t always give a real insight into how the exhibition was laid out, or the route the visitor would…