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