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Events in 2020/21

As the lockdown restrictions continue, our events will be online for the time being. All times are UK time.

Tuesday 23/02

15:30 – 17:00

Joint IRC-CTISS event: Translating Scotland's Heritage

Guest speakers: Anna Fineman, Dr Ellen Adams 

https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kwTvwnspTQGkmFahDkzT3Q

Wednesday 24/02 

16:00 – 17:00 

Prof. Michał Buchowski, University of Poznan: Transformations of the category of Others: the case of Poland

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/guest-talk-transformations-of-the-category-of-others-the-case-of-poland-tickets-140307085269

Tuesday 02/03

10:00 – 11:00 

Prof David Farrier, University of Edinburgh: Footprints: What traces of present societies will persist in the deep future.

Footprints won the Royal Society of Literature's Giles St Aubyn award for unpublished non-fiction in 2017. 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/guest-talk-footprints-what-traces-of-present-societies-will-persist-tickets-140561115079

Wednesday 03/03

16:00 – 17:00 

Dr Iain Biggs, Coordinator, LAND2 and PLaCE International networks: Creative Engagements with Ecologies of Place

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/guest-talk-creative-engagements-with-ecologies-of-place-tickets-140562234427

Thursday 04/03 10:00 – 12:30  Joint IRC-CTISS event SGSAH workshop: Ethnographic methods – Session 1 [PhD students] 
Tuesday 16/03 14:00 – 16:30  Joint IRC-CTISS event SGSAH workshop: Ethnographic methods – Session 2 [PhD students] 

Wednesday 21/04

16:00 – 17:00 

Dr Yasmine Shamma, University of Reading: Displacement, Migration and Resettlement 

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/guest-talk-displacement-migration-and-resettlement-tickets-140579181115

Wednesday 05/05

14:00 – 17:00 

Followed by a Cèilidh
19:00 – 20:00

IRC Symposium 2021: People, Landscape and a Sense of Place  

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/intercultural-research-centre-irc-symposium-2021-tickets-140580372679