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Heritage Encounters

Newcastle University is a an international hub for interdisciplinary heritage studies. We are holding a conference and exhibition on the theme of ‘heritage encounters’, engaging directly with European heritage issues around the topics of 1) belongings, 2) dialogues, and 3) futures. The conference will include keynote papers from Professor Elizabeth Crooke (Ulster University) and Professor Rodney Harrison (UCL), and will…

Europe Day! Glasgow George Square

Europe Day celebrated throughout the continent remains an opportunity to bring various communities together, celebrating peace and community.  This year the European Commission Office in Scotland will be celebrating Europe Day in Glasgow George Square. The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs, Fiona Hyslop MSP, and the Lord Provost of Glasgow, Cllr Eva Bolander, are due to open the…

The Digital Challenge for Europe

LIVE STREAM HERE! The United Kingdom faces various challenges with the impact of the digital shift, environmental and physical pressures. The European Year of Cultural Heritage gives us the opportunity to work alongside our European counterparts to tackle these issues together. Drawing attention to the opportunities offered by our cultural heritage will help ensure the timeless cultural relationships, that have shaped and…