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Graduate Student Profile: Sheena Jary, Department of English and Cultural Studies

Name: Sheena Jary Department: English and Cultural Studies Supervisor: Dr. Mary Silcox Tell me a bit about your research My thesis deals with how the creation of space, or the cultural production of space through literature, functions in the creation of social structure in seventeenth-century England. I focus on the non-fiction prose of Margaret Cavendish, […]

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Korean Cultural Center sees closer collaborations in next 10 years

THE Korean Cultural Center (KCC) in the Philippines held a groundbreaking ceremony to commemorate the opening of its new office on March 23, led by Ambassador Kim Inchul. Among the luminaries were Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo Puyat; Mayor Lino Cayetano of the City of Taguig; Arsenio Lizaso, President of the National Commission […]

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Fuengirola Town Hall announces winning design for new theater and cultural center

The winning design for the new five-storey theater and cultural center in Fuengirola. / ON Architect Cristóbal Pérez’s proposal will use sustainable and energy-efficient materials and will include a 400-seat theatre, which can be divided into two auditoriums, as well as exhibition halls and classrooms Fuengirola City Hall has announced that the winner of the […]

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Kennedy’s work with NHL GMs key to advancing hockey’s cultural revolution

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International Seminar on Ethnic Cultural Studies

[ Karyir Riba ] ROING, March 28: A two-day international seminar on “Ethnic Cultural Studies in the 21st Century: Prospects and Challenges with Special Reference to Arunachal Pradesh”, jointly organized by the Research Institute for Ancient Traditions, Cultures and Heritages of the World (RIWATCH ) and government model diploma Jomin Tayeng College here in Lower […]

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Sharjah’s unique cultural vision resonates across Europe and attracts global audiences at BCBF 2022

Sharjah: Sharjah has enriched Italy’s cultural landscape by opening a window to the diverse and historically rich traditions of culture, art and music from the Emirati and Arab worlds at the 59th Bologna Children’s Book Fair (BCBF ) recently concluded, where the emirate was celebrated as a guest of honor. For four days, the emirate […]

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Disney’s Cultural Representation Program Returns to Walt Disney World in August

ORLANDO, FL – MAY 11: General view of Epcot International Flower And Garden Festival at Epcot … [+] Center at Walt Disney World on May 11, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images) Getty Images Disney has announced that its Cultural Representative program will return in August after being suspended since the start […]

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Tobago calypsonian receives cultural send-off

News Corey Connelly 16 minutes ago Friends and family paid their last respects to the deceased Tobago calypsonian and songwriter Sherwin Cunningham’s funeral at Elizabeth Dennis Baird Recreation Grounds, Mason Hall, Tobago last Thursday. – The late Sherwin Cunningham, 55, received a major cultural send-off on Thursday, reflecting the songwriter and calypsonian’s deep love for […]

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CULTURAL POTTERY | Edna Villegas-Cheng, UP-AIT Gawad Dr. Jose P. Mananzan for 2022 Natatanging Alumni Award Winner – Mindanao Times

Edna Villegas-Cheng When I first met Edna Villegas-Cheng at an exhibition of her dear brother, artist Arnel Villegas, one would easily get the impression that she is a woman of strength, courage and dignity. A woman who values ​​herself and is determined to fight for what she believes in. Yes, by talking to her about […]

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Plymouth’s £47m The Box cultural center targets 200,000 visitors in a year

Plymouth’s £47million cultural center The Box is aiming to attract 200,000 visitors next year and establish itself as a major tourist attraction. The Box attracted 125,000 visitors in 2021 but has not had a full year of operation without Covid-related closures since its completion in early 2020. But the February semester week has been very […]

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Out & About: entertainment and cultural events in the region from March 24 | Lifestyles

Calendar items can be sent to [email protected], taken to the newsroom at 19 E. Church St., Martinsville, or mailed to PO Box 3711, Martinsville, Va., 24115. Photos are welcome. Dates and times must be included. The Reynolds property college for seniors will offer a variety of classes, workshops, conferences and group trips from April 11th […]

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Application to launch a multicultural hub – The Voice

A Polish community group in Spalding is seeking to establish a multicultural center in the town offering services including counseling to people fleeing war in Ukraine. The White Eagle Community Center was created last October by Justyna Lukaszuk and her friends Grzegorz Komorowski and Monika Szymanska and has already organized several events in different places […]

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Modi and Kishida seek to boost economic and cultural ties at India-Japan summit

March 23, 2022 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida during the annual India-Japan summit talks in New Delhi on Friday “discussed ways to strengthen economic and cultural ties between the two countries”. The announcement came after the Japanese Prime Minister, who is on a two-day visit to India to […]

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America’s Largest Banks Implement Significant Overdraft Reforms to Benefit Consumers

January 2022 became a milestone month for strengthening consumer safeguards in the nation’s banking system and expanding access to secure and cheap credit for more Americans. Within nine days, five of the country’s top banks—Bank of America, Wells Fargo, US Bank, Truist, and Regions Bank—announced the elimination of nonsufficient funds (NSF) penalties and some overdraft […]

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LA is preparing to make the Hollywood Forever Cemetery a historic and cultural monument

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles City Council will consider Tuesday, March 21, a unanimous recommendation from the city’s Cultural Heritage Commission to designate Hollywood Forever Cemetery as a historic-cultural landmark. The cemetery was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999, on the cemetery’s 100th anniversary. On June 25, Councilman Mitch O’Farrell […]

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Game Issues Can Spoil the Fun of March Madness |

SHREVEPORT, La. — March Madness is in full swing, less than two months after mobile sports betting went live in Louisiana on Jan. 28. hoop teams, for others it brings a temptation that can be devastating to families and finances. According to the Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling, approximately $10 billion has been wagered on […]

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Historical and Cultural Affairs programs in April 2022

(DOVER, Del. – March 21, 2022) – The Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs will be sponsoring a wide variety of activities during the month of April 2022, including, among others, a series of lectures on the War of 1812 and more – thematic offers. All programs are free and open to the public. […]

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9 Types of Personal Loans to Meet Your Needs

Unsecured Personal Loans An unsecured personal loan is not secured by any collateral. Therefore, unsecured loans pose a higher risk to financial lenders. Lenders generally require a higher credit score to qualify for an unsecured loan. Common examples are credit cards and payday loans. Here are more types of unsecured loans. Home improvement loan Home […]

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Creditspring launches a new credit creation product to help you

London, March 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Creditspring, a leading UK-based FCA-regulated consumer credit provider, is on a mission to help over a million people improve their financial stability and resilience so they can focus on the important things in life. As part of this mission, Creditspring has launched a new credit building product called […]

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In the fashion world, an act of cultural pride subverts logic in a polarized world – Art-and-culture News, Firstpost

For young Muslim women in India caught between state and society, there is little space to define themselves outside of the hijab. In 2016, Latina graduate student Ana Carolina Antunes did a collective art project called The Hijab Project at a public high school in Utah. Antunes has worked with Muslim girls from immigrant and […]

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New York’s Wegmans stores warn of potential fruit contamination

Wegmans stores in New York City issued a recall on Friday, March 18, 2022, due to possible contamination of fruit products. Pre-cut fruit can contain bacteria that can kill babies and people with weakened immune systems. Products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. According to the Centers for Disease Control, Listeriosis can cause a variety […]

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Payday Loans Jamaica Nyc. The online payday loan has the following advantages

Payday Loans Jamaica Nyc. The online payday loan has the following advantages Payday money is a quick method to get money for having a good limited time compared to reviewing your credit history. People are stalking you every day to pay their types of expenses in a timely manner. Jamaicans […]

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La Luz Centro Cultural prepares the Latinx community for the workforce | Mason City and Northern Iowa

In Hampton, a community organization focuses on preparing the Latino community for the job market. La Luz Centro Cultural has a legal department, education classes, a pantry, translators and interpreters, as well as the SOMOS Latinx project and the Gran Festival North Iowa. All of these programs aim to “promote cultural awareness and diversity with […]

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The Smithsonian Cultural Heritage Initiative fights to preserve Ukraine’s history

Created last year in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution Cultural Rescue Initiative – a world leader in this field – the lab compiles images of Ukrainian cultural sites to help track attacks on them. The aim is to quickly alert Ukrainian officials to damage, in case action can be taken – perhaps to protect artifacts […]

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Bringing personal finance to the classroom for Gen Z

“When it’s mandatory, everyone has access,” said Rebecca Maxcy, director of the Financial Education Initiative at the University of Chicago. Update March 18, 2022, 9:32 p.m. ET While progress between the states is encouraging, there’s still more to be done, said Nan J. Morrison, president and CEO of the Council for Economic Education. Currently, only […]

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After SGPC objection, Pakistan cancels cultural event near Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib : The Tribune India

PTI Amritsar, March 18 After the objection of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), Pakistan canceled the “Jashan-e-Bahar” program which was to take place from March 23-27 near Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara. After learning of the event, the SGPC Chairman, Harjinder Singh Dhami, raised a strong objection and the SGPC Secretary wrote a letter […]

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Mike Tyson launches line of “Mike Bites” ear-shaped cannabis gummies

Getty Images Nearly 25 years after being disqualified from the World Boxing Association heavyweight championship for biting off the ears of opponent Evander Holyfield, the boxing legend continues to make jaw-dropping headlines. His newly launched cannabis company is launching ear-shaped weed gummies called “Mike Bites.” “Sacred ears! They are finally here! Go get your Mike […]

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Ex-Transamerica adviser ordered to pay $747,000 for fraudulent investors

A former Transamerica representative and investment adviser accused of defrauding retail investors has been ordered by a federal judge in Ohio to pay more than $747,000 in restitution and other penalties, according to a news release. Scott Allen Fries, 56, of Piqua, Ohio, has been charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission with raising at […]

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Grant Wood: Prairie Rebel at the Warren Cultural Center April 9 | Entertainment

Tom Milligan brings artist Grant Wood to life on Saturday, April 9 at the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield Square, starting at 7:00 p.m. In this 45-minute one-man show, Grant Wood chats with the audience as if talking to an old friend across the backyard fence, or perhaps at his home at Five Turner Alley […]

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Prime Minister of Tasmania – Historic agreement for cultural and commercial abalone fishery

March 17, 2022 Guy Barnett, Minister for Primary Industries and Water, Jonathon Duniam, Deputy Minister for Forestry and Fisheries, Roger Jaensch, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Ken Wyatt, Minister for Indigenous Australians, The Tasmanian and Australian governments recognize that Sea Country is central to Tasmanian Aboriginal identity. Today a historic agreement was signed in an Aboriginal […]

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A cultural center is coming to Flagler Village in Fort Lauderdale

Rendering of the planned park and cultural center in the Flagler Village neighborhood of Fort Lauderdale (City of Fort Lauderdale) City commissioners have approved a restaurant and music venue operator’s proposal to build and operate a new park with cultural center on city land in the Flagler Village area, just north of downtown. city ​​of […]

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Postdoctoral position in intellectual history and/or cultural sociology with NORD UNIVERSITY

Post-doctorate (Two years) in intellectual history and/or cultural sociology Northern UniversityThrough research, education and social engagement, the University of the North contributes to the creation of a sustainable future. In cooperation with society, business and industry in northern and central Norway, our 12,000 students and 1,400 employees promote innovative solutions and knowledge-based practices, both locally […]

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Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor, English Literary and Cultural Studies job with CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

The City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is one of the world’s leading universities, known for its innovation, creativity and research. We are now looking for outstanding scholars to join us as Assistant Professors/Associate Professors/Professors/Full Professors (on the vindication path) in all academic fields with special emphasis on One Health, Digital Society, Smart City, Matter […]

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The war in Russia is raging and endangering Ukrainian cultural sites

LVIV, Ukraine—Cultural property protection experts work to verify reports of damage to hundreds of heritage sites across Ukraine and protect them from further destruction, as the Russian offensive s intensifies. Historic buildings, museums, monuments, churches, cemeteries and archaeological sites are among the sites where possible damage has been detected. Over the weekend shelling by Russian […]

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Rio Tinto welcomes initiatives to strengthen the protection of cultural heritage

Get instant alerts when news breaks on your stocks. Claim your one week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. MELBOURNE, Australia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rio Tinto welcomes the release today of a joint discussion paper by the Commonwealth Government and the Alliance for the Protection of First Nations Heritage designed to strengthen laws state and federal on the […]

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Restart at the Irish Cultural Center pub just in time for St. Patrick’s Day

The desire to get back to work was on full display this weekend at the Irish Cultural Center as bartender Nuala Lee quickly filled orders as fast as the Guinness tap would flow. “I’m glad it’s open,” she said of the Canton club pub which has resumed operations and is ready to emerge from the […]

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Emirates News Agency – SHD Festival attends cultural, artistic and entertainment performances

SHARJAH, 12th March, 2022 (WAM) — The 19th annual Sharjah Heritage Days (SHD) festival, on its second day, continues to dazzle visitors with magnificent cultural, artistic and entertainment performances. Amid remarkable participation from the public and lovers of ancient heritage, the event blends authentic and traditional culture with today’s modern culture, including scientific developments and […]

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India’s soft power and cultural diplomacy often rise to the occasion

When Natalie Di Luccio, a classic Italian-Canadian singer from Toronto, sings Bollywood hit songs – “Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na” and “Pehla Nasha”, Luo Ping – a Chinese reality TV show, Super Idol contestant 13 sings ‘Tujh main rab dikhta hai’ from Shah Rukh Khan movie, American school choir decide to sing hit Tamil song […]

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A massive new outdoor cultural destination is coming to London’s Docklands

The E16 Docklands may not be a must-see cultural hotspot right now, but a new outdoor venue hopes to change that. Later this year, the team behind some of London’s best venues and festivals, including Printworks, The Drumsheds and Field Day, will bring us Dockyards, a new space to soak up music and culture. Located […]

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The cultural tourism market is booming worldwide

According to research experts from Qurate Research, “Global Cultural tourism Market 2022 Insights, Size, Sharing, Growth, Opportunities, Emerging Trends, Forecast to 2028.” The study is an anthology of in-depth research studies on many aspects of the global cultural tourism industry. It is an admirable effort to offer a true and transparent picture of the current […]

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Opening of a cultural and creative boutique and a dining space at the Tap Siac Square shopping center The Mandarin’s House store extends the visit experience

MACAO, March 10 – To further promote the development of cultural and creative industries, the Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC, from the Portuguese acronym) has opened a cultural and creative shop and dining space at Tap Siac Square Commercial Center in rental of commercial space in the context of public tenders. On the other hand, with […]

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Prime Minister of Tasmania – Consultation paper released on new Indigenous Cultural Heritage Act

March 10, 2022 Roger Jaensch, Minister of Indigenous Affairs The Liberal Government of Tasmania recognizes the importance of Tasmania’s Aboriginal cultural heritage to Tasmanian Aborigines and all Tasmanians. It deserves to be recognized and protected by effective and modern laws that respect its importance and help indigenous peoples […]

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The update | Selah presents “The Gin Game”; Irish Cultural Event at Fellows Gardens – Business Journal Daily

STRUTHERS, Ohio — The Pulitzer Prize-winning play “The Gin Game” will make a return to the Selah Dessert Theater, which opens March 17. The cast includes local favorites Terry Shears and Amy-Anne Kibler, reprising their roles as Weller Martin and Fonsia Dorsey, two elderly people who meet in a rundown nursing home where they discover […]

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Feds accuse founder of Russian-American cultural exchange group of being a Russian spy

NEW YORK (AP) — A Russian-American woman who founded what prosecutors called a “Russian propaganda center” in New York was charged on Tuesday with violating decade-old laws that require officers foreigners to register with the United States The charges against Elena Branson were announced after the unveiling of a criminal complaint in federal court in […]

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Historian Kathy Flynn speaks Thursday at the Bloomfield Cultural Center

Flynn’s presentation will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 10 at the Bloomfield Cultural Center, 333 S. 1st St. Free entry. Flynn is executive director of the National New Deal Preservation Association. FARMINGTON — It may have been nearly 100 years since the various programs associated with the New Deal reached their peak, […]

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Cultural Center Attendant – Q City Metro

Position Summary**This position is for daytime hours during the week and weekends** Performs responsible semi-skilled work by communicating with the general public, opening, closing and monitoring facility operations and assisting with recreational activities; performs related work as required. The work is carried out under the regular supervision of the manager of cultural recreation.Essential job functionAnswer […]

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Canceled culture: a who’s who of organizations putting Russia in a cultural blackout

In late February, the world watched in horror as Russian tanks rolled into Ukraine after weeks of threatening rhetoric. But as Western leaders rushed to respond with economic sanctions an unexpected new front opened up when the cultural sector entered the geopolitical fray. Art, music and sports have long been areas where Russian President Vladimir […]

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Workshop: Cultural heritage and war: how art historians work on human rights

As an academic discipline, art history focuses on researching the creation and meaning of art throughout history. When the art and architecture we hold dear are threatened or destroyed, what role can or should art historians play? Cultural heritage is a non-renewable resource that is vulnerable to many types of threats, such as degradation, development, […]

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The True Life Fund movie takes viewers into a culture clash

Many documentaries capture the clash of cultures, often told from a distinctive side. Filmmaker Alex Pritz, who has made a career as a cinematographer filming the most dangerous parts of the world, achieves an incredible feat of immersing audiences in a multitude of perspectives involving the war on Indigenous peoples sanctioned by the Brazilian state […]

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“Cultural Oasis” – Relay Opens Lifestyle-Focused Bookstore at Shanghai Hongqiao Airport

CHINA. Relay, Lagardère Travel Retail’s specialized retail concept, has unveiled a new store in Terminal 2 at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, the first expression of the brand’s new look in China. Shanghai Hong Kong Airport Management Company (a partnership between the Shanghai Airport Authority and the Hong Kong Airport Authority which manages Hongqiao’s retail operations) […]

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New cookbook showcases Saudi Arabia’s cultural heritage

With a cello to his chest, a Saudi musician brings the melody to Saudi Arabia’s classical music scene JEDDAH: When Mohammed Al-Quthmi holds his cello and leans back with the instrument on his chest, he can sense that there is something different about it. “The sound captures your attention. There’s a depth to it that […]

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Ukraine’s culture minister says Russia is destroying cultural sites

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks during a press statement ahead of an extraordinary meeting of NATO foreign ministers at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, March 4. (Yves Herman/AP) NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Friday denounced the “brutal” Russian invasion of Ukraine, and condemned the attacks on civilians and on the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant […]

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Faktoria / Behark Cultural Headquarters

Faktoria / Behark Cultural Headquarters © Mikel Ibarluzea + 54 To share To share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/977810/faktoria-cultural-headquarters-behark Region Area of ​​this architecture project Region : 750 m² Year Year of realization of this architectural project Year: 2021 Photographs Main architects: Benat Saratxaga, Gentzane Goikuria © Mikel Ibarluzea Text description provided by […]

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Art galleries and cultural centers devastated by the floods

Art galleries, museums, cultural centers and organizations across Queensland and northern New South Wales have been significantly impacted by the recent and ongoing extreme weather event, many of which have been inundated with water of flood. At its peak, the Wilsons River at Lismore in northern New South Wales peaked at 14.4 metres, causing the […]

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China set to close Uyghur cultural and linguistic organizations — Radio Free Asia

The Chinese government’s decision to shut down more than 150 Uyghur cultural and linguistic research organizations is another indication of the cultural eradication of the predominantly Muslim community, those formerly involved with Uyghur organizations and artists have said. The Civil Affairs Bureau of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) issued a “notice of revocation of […]

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Supporting new professionals: the Association of European Students for Cultural Heritage

Thanks for talking to us! Tell us about ESACH. Thanks for inviting us! We are truly grateful for the platform and support that Europeana provides to new and young professionals in the heritage sector. The European Students Association for Cultural Heritage (ESACH) is a youth-led network of cultural heritage students and young professionals based on […]