Year Two in Review

Dr Charlie Hall (Kent) Research Administrator, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ As many other scholars would no doubt agree, the middle chunk of a major research project … Read more

(Un)Named Maker

Dr Jack Davy (UEA) Research Associate, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ (Un)Named Maker Sonny Assu: A conversation with the Sainsbury Collection   The Sainsbury Collection, world renowned … Read more

On Yoghurt, Rugby and Hitler

Professor David Stirrup (Kent) Principal Investigator, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ I was asked recently where my specific interest in Native American visitors to the UK began, … Read more

Sonny Assu: Artist in Residence

Dr Jack Davy (UEA) Research Associate, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ has begun its second of four planned artist residencies, which seek to bring … Read more

For Further Reading

Professor Coll Thrush (UBC) International Co-Investigator, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ The ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ team are often asked about where members of the public and scholars … Read more

Remembering D-Day

Dr Kate Rennard (University of Kent) Research Associate, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ For Charles Norman Shay (Penobscot), a then 19-year-old medic serving with the 16th Infantry of … Read more

A ‘Firebird’ Abroad

Dr Shannon Toll (University of Dayton) On July 3, 1950, the newly-minted New York City Ballet, helmed by celebrated choreographer George Balanchine and his prima … Read more

At the Edge of the Knife

Dr Jack Davy (UEA) Research Associate, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ Last week I was privileged to introduce the film Edge of the Knife at the Royal … Read more

Indian Ball is not Lacrosse!

Professor David Stirrup (Kent) Principal Investigator, ‘Beyond the Spectacle’ If you were in the crowds for the 2019 London New Year’s Day Parade, or happened … Read more