Training Events

The Material Witness  training events are provided by experts in their field to enable humanities researchers from different disciplines and backgrounds to develop techniques and methods for examining the material world.

See below for a full outline of the workshops scheduled for 2016.

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Book as Object


Date: Wednesday 3rd February 2016

Workshop Leaders: Professor James Carley and Dr Ryan Perry

Location: Canterbury Cathedral Library and Archives

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Material and the Body

Date: Tuesday 10th May 2016

Workshop Leaders: Dr Fiona Savage, Dr Lilian Cameron and Nell Croose Myhill

Location: Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, University of East Anglia

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Date: Tuesday 17th May 2016

Workshop Leaders: Dr Catherine Richardson

Location: Weald and Downland Open Air Museum, Chichester

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Diagram of the seven tunics and three humours of the eye, with parts of the head.

Date: Tuesday 24th May 2016

Workshop Leaders: Dr Richard Guest and Dr Emily Guerry

Location: University of Kent

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