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Heritage Research Group

The Heritage Research Group is made up of graduate students, academics, heritage practitioners and other interested parties. The seminars aim to bring together researchers from diverse disciplinary backgrounds, whose projects cover a wide range of topics within the broad field of heritage.

To receive our Heritage Bulletin, please contact either: Flaminia Bartolini (fb282@cam.ac.uk) or Margaret Comer (mac201@cam.ac.uk) 

 

Heritage Research Group Panel Discussion Oct 18, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Dacia Viejo Rose and panelists: The Heritage of Displacement: The Roots and Routes of Identity on the Move
Heritage Research Group Fair Oct 20, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 07:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
HRG Fair: A get-together for heritage professionals and heritage students and researchers within the area
Heritage Research Group Oct 25, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Barbara Warnock, (Education and Outreach Manager, the Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide) - Uses of Historical testimonies in a ‘heritage’ context – the Wiener Library and the November Pogrom (Kristallnacht) testimonies
Heritage Research Group Panel Discussion Nov 02, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM South Lecture Room, Division of Archaeology, Downing Site,
Panelists: Paola Filippucci (Soc Anth), Lila Janik (Arch), Astrid Swenson (History), Marie Louise Stig Sørensen (Arch), Dacia Viejo Rose (Heritage) - Does 'Heritage' have its own research methods?
Heritage Research Group Fieldtrip Nov 08, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM Close to Hail Weston near St Neots, Cambridgeshire - a small financial contribution towards the coach may be required,
Visit 'Sacred Stones': A visit to the modern cremation burial mound being built, inspired by Neolithic barrows. Coffee, cake and discussion on site with Toby Angel, one of the project managers
Heritage Research Group Nov 17, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Callum Robertson, (University of Cambridge) - Heritage, identity and highland clanship in contemporary Scotland
Heritage Research Group Nov 22, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Margaret Comer (University of Cambridge): Forgetting and Remembering Repression: Shifting Heritages of Stalinist Terror.
Heritage Research Group Dec 01, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Material Culture Laboratory, Room WB2.2, Downing Site,
Marie Louise Stig Sørensen, (University of Cambridge) - The rebranding of memorials. The case of the Isted Lion

Showcasing research highlights and outreach from the academic year 2014-2015

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Upcoming events

BioAnth Seminar Series

Dec 07, 2016

LCHES, The Henry Wellcome Building, Fitzwilliam Street

Cambridge Archaeology Field Group

Dec 07, 2016

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

GPR Christmas Party

Dec 09, 2016

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Para-colonial legacies: German & British imaginaries of ancient Aegean landscapes

Dec 16, 2016

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Cambridge Antiquarian Society

Jan 09, 2017

Law Faculty Building, Sidgwick Site

Americas Archaeology Group

Jan 17, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

CDAL Workshop

Jan 17, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Egyptian World Seminar Series

Jan 18, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Garrod Research Seminars

Jan 19, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Upcoming events

An Oral History of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research