Archive For October, 2012

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Serpentine Gallery Memory Marathon: Half a Review

Serpentine Gallery Memory Marathon: Half a Review

Sebastian Groes I belong to a profession whose business it is to protest against forgetting – but which also knows that memory is complex and sometimes dangerous. - Eric Hobsbawm, 10 May, 2012 On 12-14 October 2012 the Serpentine Gallery organised another Marathon – an unrelenting stream of a speakers offering diverse perspectives on one topic – memory, this time.…

The Memory Network funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

We are very happy to announce that the Memory Network has been awarded Research Networking funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).  The venture officially commenced on 1 September 2012 and will be running for two years. The Network brings together scientists, arts and humanities scholars, and writers and artists to think critically and creatively about memory in…