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The British Museum: the Etruscan Room, with visitors

31 January 2023

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Thomas Cauvin

CfP: Public History in European Historical Perspectives

Conference on 14-15 September 2023 at the University of Luxembourg, followed by a book publication. Deadline: 1 April.
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Belval Campus University of Luxembourg

19 December 2022

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Thomas Cauvin

Individual AFR grant - Call for PhD applicants in Public History

The Public History as the New Citizen Science of the Past (PHACS) team at the C²DH calls for PhD applicants in Public History.
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Mia Ridge

15 November 2022

Citizen Science as Public History?

Keynote speech by Dr Mia Ridge, the British Library’s Digital Curator for Western Heritage Collections.
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Public history online symposium

3 November 2022

When publics co-produce history in museums: skills, methodologies and impact of participation

Organised by the Public History as new Citizen Science of the Past (PHACS) project, the 2022 symposium focuses on groups and communities becoming active participants in the production of history in museums
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Professor Olwen Purdue

18 October 2022

Dealing with Divided Pasts: Public History in Northern Ireland

Lecture by Prof. Olwen Purdue, Queen’s University Belfast. Hybrid event.
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The Participatory Archive: Creative Engagement, Sharing Authority and Public History in Northern Ireland

18 October 2022

The Participatory Archive: Creative Engagement, Sharing Authority and Public History in Northern Ireland

Lecture by Lynsey Gillespie, Dr. Laura Aguiar and Bronagh McAtasney. Hybrid event.
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Jason Kelly

3 October 2022

Digital Public History in the Context of Slow Disasters

Presentation by Jason M. Kelly, Director of the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute.
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Mark Tebeau, First Public Historian in Residence at the C²DH

20 September 2022

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Thomas Cauvin

Mark Tebeau, First Public Historian in Residence at the C²DH

Associate Professor of History and Senior Global Futures Scientist at Arizona State University (ASU) in the United States, Mark Tebeau is the first Public Historian in Residence at the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH).
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Public history online symposium

30 August 2022

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Thomas Cauvin

CfP: When publics co-produce history in museums: skills, methodologies and impact of participation

As part of a series of events on public participation in history museums, we now open the call to participate in the 2022 International Symposium. Organised by the Public History as new Citizen Science of the Past project, the symposium will take place on 7 December 2022 (fully online).
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HistorEsch exhibition

11 August 2022

HistorESCH exhibition: Escher Geschichten a 25 Objeten erzielt

Histories of Esch told in 25 Objects.
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HistorEsch à la Nuit de la Culture - Contraste

5 July 2022

HistorEsch à la Nuit de la Culture - Contraste

Venez recontrer notre équipe d'HistorEsch à la prochaine Nuit de la Culture à Esch-sur-Alzette.
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Public History. A Textbook of Practice by Thomas Cauvin

31 May 2022

Online Book Launch: Public History: A Textbook of Practice (second edition, 2022)

Join us for the official online launch of the second edition of Public History: a Textbook of Practice (Routledge).
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Public History. A Textbook of Practice by Thomas Cauvin

19 May 2022

written by :
Thomas Cauvin

The second edition of 'Public History. A Textbook of Practice' is out now!

The second edition of 'Public History: A Textbook of Practice' by Thomas Cauvin offers an updated guide to the many opportunities and challenges that public history practitioners can encounter in the field.
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Jason Steinhauer

27 April 2022

How Social Media has Changed History

Talk with author and public historian Jason Steinhauer.
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Nuit de la Culture - Brutalité

5 April 2022

HistorEsch at Nuit de la Culture - Brutalité

C²DH public historians will be hosting another public engagement event at the upcoming Nuit de la Culture in Belval.
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ArtistEsch inauguration fresque

31 March 2022

ArtistESCH: Deng Geschicht Op Denger Mauer | Ton Histoire Sur Ton Mur

Joint initiative with Portuguese artist Mariana Duarte Santos to create a new artwork in the district Lallange of the city Esch-sur-Alzette. | Zesummenaarbecht mat der portugisescher Kënschtlerin Mariana Duarte Santos fir ee neit Konschtwierk am Lallenger Quartier zu Esch ze kreéieren.
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Mark Tebeau

28 March 2022

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Thomas Cauvin

2022 C²DH Visiting Public History Research Fellow

The C²DH is proud and happy to announce that Prof. Mark Tebeau will join as visiting public history research fellow in 2022.
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Recordings of the symposium 'Participation and Public Interpretations: How to Navigate Multiple Historical Narratives in Museums?'

14 February 2022

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Thomas Cauvin

Recordings of the symposium 'Participation and Public Interpretations: How to Navigate Multiple Historical Narratives in Museums?'

During this international online symposium, scholars, museum and archives professionals, heritage and other public history practitioners discussed if and how multiple and sometimes conflicting historical narratives can coexist in museums.
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Public History Summer School 2022

17 January 2022

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Thomas Cauvin

Public History Summer School

The Institute of History of the University of Wrocław, Poland, the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History at the University of Luxembourg (C²DH), Zajezdnia (Depot) History Centre, the International Federation for Public History, and the Commission for Public History of the Committee of Historical Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences invite students, PhD candidates and practitioners to participate in the fifth Public History Summer School to be held in hybrid format (on-site and on-line), 6–10 June 2022.
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The University of Luxembourg has become the Headquarters of the International Federation for Public History

11 January 2022

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Thomas Cauvin

The University of Luxembourg has become the Headquarters of the International Federation for Public History

As of 1 January 2022, the University of Luxembourg has become the headquarters of the International Federation for Public History. This constitutes a new partnership to develop international research networks.

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