AIDS Cultures (2016-2018)

A festival to be held in Manchester and Amsterdam, in conjunction with the 2018 International AIDS Conference (22-28 July 2018 at the Amsterdam RAI). The festival will incorporate theatre, film, music, art, and historical exhibitions, to demonstrate the rich cultural

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AIDS Cultures (2016-2018)

A festival to be held in Manchester and Amsterdam, in conjunction with the 2018 International AIDS Conference (22-28 July 2018 at the Amsterdam RAI). The festival will incorporate theatre, film, music, art, and historical exhibitions, to demonstrate the rich cultural

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Queering the Collections (2015-ongoing)

In March 2015, IHLIA, a Dutch organization for collecting and preserving archives related to LGBT history, hosted the symposium  ‘Queering the Collections.’ Building on similar efforts in the UK and USA, this Netherlands-based project unites people working in museums, archives,

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Queering the Collections (2015-ongoing)

In March 2015, IHLIA, a Dutch organization for collecting and preserving archives related to LGBT history, hosted the symposium  ‘Queering the Collections.’ Building on similar efforts in the UK and USA, this Netherlands-based project unites people working in museums, archives,

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AIDS History Digital Scrapbook (2016)

Medical heritage relating to recent history is vulnerable to destruction due to the undervaluation of its significance in medical settings, where resources are focused on contemporary health challenges rather than the preservation of the recent past. In the last five

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AIDS History Digital Scrapbook (2016)

Medical heritage relating to recent history is vulnerable to destruction due to the undervaluation of its significance in medical settings, where resources are focused on contemporary health challenges rather than the preservation of the recent past. In the last five

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Human Curiosities (2014-ongoing)

€315,000 research project (2016-2020) studying the social relevance of medical museums, culminating in a book and exhibition at Special Collections, University of Amsterdam. Collections of medical heritage are potentially useful for tackling some of today’s most pressing social and public

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Human Curiosities (2014-ongoing)

€315,000 research project (2016-2020) studying the social relevance of medical museums, culminating in a book and exhibition at Special Collections, University of Amsterdam. Collections of medical heritage are potentially useful for tackling some of today’s most pressing social and public

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Listening to the Mind (2013-2015)

With increasing interest in the representation of histories of mental health in museums, sound has played a key role as a tool to access a range of voices. This project investigates how sound can be used to give voice to

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Listening to the Mind (2013-2015)

With increasing interest in the representation of histories of mental health in museums, sound has played a key role as a tool to access a range of voices. This project investigates how sound can be used to give voice to

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Broadcasting Birth Control (2013)

Broadcasting Birth Control  (Rutgers University Press, 2013) explores the films and radio and television broadcasts developed by twentieth-century birth control advocates to promote family planning at home in the United States, and in the expanding international arena of population control.

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Broadcasting Birth Control (2013)

Broadcasting Birth Control  (Rutgers University Press, 2013) explores the films and radio and television broadcasts developed by twentieth-century birth control advocates to promote family planning at home in the United States, and in the expanding international arena of population control.

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Bio-Art, Ethics, and Engagement (2013-2014)

Scientists, policy makers, and social theorists acknowledge a current crisis in the public understanding of science, with significant consequences for policy and practice. This project analyses innovative approaches to science communication and engagement at the Waag Society, Amsterdam, and contextualizes

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Bio-Art, Ethics, and Engagement (2013-2014)

Scientists, policy makers, and social theorists acknowledge a current crisis in the public understanding of science, with significant consequences for policy and practice. This project analyses innovative approaches to science communication and engagement at the Waag Society, Amsterdam, and contextualizes

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Bioart: Altered Realities (2015)

This publication profiles contemporary art that demonstrates how advances in the life sciences and their application as biotechnology have a dislocating effect on culture. Specifically, these advances alter our notions of the self, environment, and the definition of life. Popular

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Bioart: Altered Realities (2015)

This publication profiles contemporary art that demonstrates how advances in the life sciences and their application as biotechnology have a dislocating effect on culture. Specifically, these advances alter our notions of the self, environment, and the definition of life. Popular

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