Centre for Appearance Research lecture series

During 2016-17 the VCRG collaborated with the Centre for Appearance Research, UWE, on a lecture series that explored a range of issues on the theme of image and identity. The lectures were as follows: Phillippa Diedrichs: ‘Body Confidence: influences and interventions’ Alex Franklin: ‘Age Appropriate Dress?’ Clare Johnson: ‘Waiting for Marina: shared time and generosity …

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Smoke, Smell & Skins: Ritual Performance in Heavy Metal research seminar: Lindsay Bishop

Lindsay Bishop, having recently been interviewed on Radio 4 about her PhD at University College London, was invited by the chair of the Royal Anthropological Institute to present her research in the RAI city chambers. On 5th December 2018, Lindsay presented ‘Smoke, Smell & Skins: Ritual Performance in Heavy Metal’ as part of a seminar series at …

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