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Cultural Connections: exchanging knowledge and widening participation in the Humanities

The Cutlural Connections course was a 5-day workshop as part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013 (http://digital.humanities.ox.ac.uk/dhoxss/). Cultural Connections offered an introduction to public engagement skills to help researchers work effectively within and beyond universities. It focussed on digital publishing, knowledge exchange, research communication, public engagement and measuring impact, drawing on the knowledge and experience of expert researchers and practitioners from Oxford and beyond.

# Episode Title Description People Date Media Files
1 01.What is the value of the Digital Humanities? Michael Pidd, Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield gives the opening keynote talk for the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Michael Pidd 07 Aug 2013
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2 Creative Commons 02.Outside the Ivory Tower: research, creativity and serendipity. Cultural connections talk by Abigail Williams. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Abigail Williams 07 Aug 2013
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3 Creative Commons 03.Impact as a Process: understanding and enhancing the reach of digital resources. Cultural Connections talk by Dr Eric Meyer and Dr Kathryn Eccles. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Eric Meyer, Kathryn Eccles 07 Aug 2013
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4 Creative Commons 04.EEBO-TCP: measuring impact and making changes. Cultural Connections talk by Judith Siefring. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Judith Siefring 07 Aug 2013
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5 Creative Commons 05.British History Online: assessing a successful digital resource. Cultural Connections talk by Jonathan Blaney. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Jonathan Blaney 07 Aug 2013
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6 Creative Commons 06.Writing for New Audiences. Cultural Connections workshop with novelist, screenwriter and Head of Creative Writing at Brunel University, Max Kinnings. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Max Kinnings 07 Aug 2013
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7 Creative Commons 07.Creating Chemistry: negotiation and active listening skills for academics. Cultural Connections workshop with Michael Hobbs. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Michael Hobbs 07 Aug 2013
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8 Creative Commons 08.Exclusively for Everyone: two school outreach projects in Classics. Cultural Connections workshop with Bob Lister, University of Cambridge. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Bob Lister 07 Aug 2013
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9 Creative Commons 09.The Zooniverse: crowdsourcing research with the public. Cultural Connections talk by Robert Simpson, Oxford University. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Robert Simpson 07 Aug 2013
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10 Creative Commons 10.Greg Walker in conversation with Jonathan Bate. Cultural Connections conversation. Greg Walker asks Jonathan Bate to reflect on his motivation for engaging with many activities and publics beyond the academic. Greg Walker, Jonathan Bate 07 Aug 2013
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11 Creative Commons 11.Consultancy: complementing research whilst increasing impact and income. Cultural Connections talk by Gurinder Punn. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Gurinder Punn 08 Aug 2013
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12 Creative Commons 12.Academics 0 Musicians 1 (HT) Cultural Connections talk by Mark Doffman. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Mark Doffman 07 Aug 2013
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13 Creative Commons 13.Bodleian Ballads Online: engagement for performance, teaching and research. Cultural Connections talk by Giles Bergel. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Giles Bergel 08 Aug 2013
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14 Creative Commons 15.From broadcast to collaboration: the challenges of public engagement in Museums. Cultural Connections talk by Mia Ridge. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Mia Ridge 07 Aug 2013
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15 Creative Commons 16.To Shakespeare and Beyond: a panel discussion. Cultural Connections discussion panel Casandra Ash, Peter Kirwan, Jose Perez Diaz and Emma Smith. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Cassandra Ash, Peter Kirwan, José Pérez Díez, Emma Smith 07 Aug 2013
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16 Creative Commons 17.Publishing Born-digital Content. Cultural Connections Workshop with Mark Rogerson. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Mark Rogerson 07 Aug 2013
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17 18.Placing the Library at the Centre of the Community's Relationship With Media. Cultural Connections talk by Mitchell Davis. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Mitchell Davis 07 Aug 2013
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18 Creative Commons 19.Blogging, Postgraduate Life and the Contemporary Academy. Cultural Connections talk by Alex Pryce. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Alex Pryce 07 Aug 2013
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19 Creative Commons 20.Spreading the Word. Cultural Connections talk by Marianne Talbot. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Marianne Talbot 07 Aug 2013
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20 21.Digital Collections as Research Infrastructure. Lorna Hughes, National Library of Wales delivers the closing keynote lecture. Part of the Digital Humanities @ Oxford Summer School 2013. Lorna Hughes 07 Aug 2013
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21 Creative Commons 22.Copyright and Reuse: publishing and using open content. Cultural Connections workshop, looking at practical examples of open content publication and reuse. Rowan Wilson 07 Aug 2013
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