Heriot Watt University

IRC Conversation

Valuing Living Traditions – Challenges and Opportunities

Wednesday, 17 May 2017, 3:00-5:00pm
Dr Sophia Labadi in conversation with Prof. Máiréad Nic Craith
Scottish Storytelling Centre, High Street, Edinburgh
£7.50 (concessions £5.00)

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‘The Greatest Detective Story in History’: The Search for Stolen and Hidden Children under Allied Occupation in Postwar Germany (1945-49)

Tuesday 9 May 2017, 3:15-4:15pm 

Ms Katherine Rossy, Queen Mary University London 

‘The Greatest Detective Story in History’:
The Search for Stolen and Hidden Children under Allied Occupation in Postwar Germany (1945-49)

[venue to be confirmed]

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Expressing the Earth

geopoeticsThe Scottish Centre for Geopoetics in association with the Centre for Rural Creativity, University of the Highlands and Islands, is holding a transdisciplinary conference on Seil Island, June 22nd - 25th. The conference theme is "Expressing the Earth".

The IRC will be strongly represented, with Máiréad Nic Craith giving an invited paper on her current work on memoirs; Luke Devlin and Cait McCullagh presenting their PhD research; and Ullrich Kockel with IRC associate Mairi McFadyen convening a workshop on Creative Ethnology.

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Fostering skills-recognition and labour market access of non-EU migrants and refugees in the Netherlands: The clash between neoliberal and humanitarian policy agendas

Wednesday 26 April 2017, 2:00-3:00pm

Pascal Beckers, University of Radboud (Netherlands)

Fostering skills-recognition and labour market access of non-EU migrants and refugees in the Netherlands:
The clash between neoliberal and humanitarian policy agendas

Room MB.G14, Riccarton Campus

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Deaf spaces on Mumbai trains

Wednesday 5 April 2017, 1:30-4:00pm 

Dr Annelies Kusters, IRC

Deaf spaces on Mumbai trains 

Room EF26, Riccarton Campus

Registration Closed

CoHERE Workshop on the Tourism Potential of Heritage Festivals

Monday 20 March 2017, 10.00am - 6.00pm 

Salisbury Suite - Dynamic Earth, Holyrood Rd, EH8 8AS, Edinburgh

 Registration Closed

Ethnographers’ Gathering 6

Wednesday 1 February 2017, 2.00-3.30pm

Dr Delwar Hussain, University of Edinburgh 

Drawing Ethnographic Portraits

Room WA111, Riccarton Campus

Registration Closed

Creative Ethnology Studio

(jointly with Scottish Studies, University of Edinburgh)

Friday 20 January 2017, 3.00-5.00pm
Dr Victoria Walters, UWE Bristol/IRC
Who is Precarious Now? An Exploration of Homing Through Art
LG11, David Hume Tower, 50 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9JU

Registration Closed

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