Posts from April 2018

Brilliant Objects and Spirited Matter: 3 Questions to Irene Galandra Cooper

Brilliant Objects and Spirited Matter: 3 Questions to Irene Galandra Cooper

Irene Galandra Cooper

Irene Galandra Cooper recently joined the Genius Before Romanticism project as a Postdoctoral Research Associate. Here she introduces her research for this project.

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Posted: Monday 23 April 2018


New Administrator for CRASSH

New Administrator for CRASSH

CRASSH News

The Centre is delighted to announce that Mette H. Rokkum Jamasb, a former Centre Manager at the Cambridge Judge Business School, has joined us from Newcastle University to take up the role of CRASSH Administrator.

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Posted: Monday 23 April 2018


Paper Tiger: Q&A with Nayanika Mathur

Paper Tiger: Q&A with Nayanika Mathur

Nayanika Mathur

Imke van Heerden

Paper Tiger uses the sensational story of a man-eating big cat on the run to tell a much more subtle story of the everyday life of law and bureaucracy on the Himalayan borderland.

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Posted: Friday 20 April 2018


Histories of Post-Mortem Contagion: 5 Questions to Christos Lynteris and Nicholas Evans

Histories of Post-Mortem Contagion: 5 Questions to Christos Lynteris and Nicholas Evans

Christos Lynteris

Nicholas Evans

Imke van Heerden

'How have various human societies buried their dead during epidemics? Have people always seen dead bodies as dangerous, or polluting?'

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Posted: Wednesday 18 April 2018


Cambridge Digital Humanities: 5 Questions to Anne Alexander

Cambridge Digital Humanities: 5 Questions to Anne Alexander

Anne Alexander

On the eve of CDH's website launch, we spoke to Coordinator Anne Alexander to learn more about this exciting multidisciplinary space.
 

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Posted: Tuesday 17 April 2018


Who’s New? Easter Term Fellows 2018

Who’s New? Easter Term Fellows 2018

CRASSH News

Meet our Easter Term Fellows and learn about their respective research projects.

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Posted: Friday 13 April 2018


What’s On at CRASSH, Easter/Summer 2018

What’s On at CRASSH, Easter/Summer 2018

Simon Goldhill

CRASSH has a spectacular array of events and activities in store for this year's Easter Term.  

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Posted: Friday 13 April 2018


Global Epistemics: 6 Questions to Inanna Hamati-Ataya

Global Epistemics: 6 Questions to Inanna Hamati-Ataya

Inanna Hamati-Ataya

Imke van Heerden

'I imagined some extra-terrestrial intelligent species visiting us and asking "what is the history of your kind?" Did we have any answer to that question that would reflect the advancement of our understanding of life on earth, of our common history, of what different historical paths might have existed?'

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Posted: Wednesday 4 April 2018


Newsletter: What’s on at CRASSH, 30 April – 6 May 2018

Newsletter: What’s on at CRASSH, 30 April – 6 May 2018

CRASSH News

What's on at CRASSH? View our newsletter of the week.

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Posted: Monday 30 April 2018


CRASSH Newsletter: What’s on & Who’s New

CRASSH Newsletter: What’s on & Who’s New

CRASSH News

What's on, who's here and what's news this Easter? View our first newsletter of the new term. 

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Posted: Monday 23 April 2018