LHSF Free Seminar: Gendered collector networks of 21st Century heritage sites

SEMINAR: Gendered collector networks of 21st Century heritage sites

Student Forum (LHSF) Events The LHSF are please to announce we will be hosting a free online seminar presented by Natalie Brimcome-Mills: ‘Gendered collector networks of 21st Century heritage sites‘, on 29 February 2024, at 18:30. The seminar will explore some of Natalie’s ongoing PhD research into gendered roles in the development of cultural heritage sites. We will receive an introduction to the key social network practices of Dr Isabel Grant (Highland Folk Museum) and Ethel Rudkin (Lincolnshire Folklorist and antiquarian). Natalie explains that these regional stories touch upon perceived collection practices, recurrent at national level alongside wider gendered challenges […]

LHF Annual Conference

Booking for the upcoming Lincolnshire Heritage Forum (LHF) conference is now open

Date: Saturday 16 March 2024 Time: 10:00 – 15:30 Venue: Lincoln Museum, LN2 1LP The day will include a keynote speech from Colin Hyde of the East Midlands Oral History Archive; a Lifetime Achievement award; networking; discussions and more! Simply RSVP using the form via our LHF Annual Conference page to secure your place. We look forward to welcoming you.

LHSF Poster - Panel Talk 25 January 2024

Great turnout for first in new series of student-led heritage events

Event report: Whose Story, Whose Heritage? County, Country, and Beyond. 25 January, 2024 I’m pleased to write that the Lincolnshire Heritage Student Forum (LHSF) successfully hosted its first panel talk event in several months: ‘Whose Story, Whose Heritage? County, Country, and Beyond’. This insightful and open panel discussion welcomed Sarah Grundy (Senior Historic Environment Officer for Projects), and Rebecca Craven (Project Development Officer for Historic Places), both with Lincolnshire County Council, to discuss contested heritage issues in an informal manner, illuminating the theme perfectly. The hybrid event was hosted at Bishop Grosseteste University (BGU) on a typically chilly late-January evening, […]