Event Round Up: Remembering Natural Historian James Petiver (1665–1718)

Thursday 26 April 2018 This day meeting at the Linnean Society in Burlington House, Piccadilly marked the tercentenary of the death of James Petiver FRS, an important but often overlooked professional apothecary and compulsive natural historian in 18th-century London. Petiver made significant contributions to multiple fields of natural history, above all botany and entomology. An […]

#YouCantTouchDiss – Dissertation Selfie Competition – Win £50 Voucher

#YOUCANTTOUCHDISS DISSERTATION SELFIE COMPETITION Share your dissertation hand in selfie with the hashtag #youcanttouchDISS (tag us!) for a chance to win £50 Amazon voucher and a badass certificate! Competition closes: Friday 11 May 2018 at 5pm. 1 entry per person and you must use the hashtag & tag us on Twitter, Instagram or email us sed-web@qmul.ac.uk. 1 x winner will be chosen at random from all valid entries. Tweet now  

Tate Exchange: Producing Memory: Maps, Materials, Belongings – Full Programme

Join us for provocative discussions, displays, workshops and screenings exploring how memory is produced in relation to material, objects and places Join artists and researchers from Queen Mary University of London as we think together about the role of objects in the production, conservation and recollection of our individual memories, and those of our communities. […]