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Lambeth Palace Library – Manuscripts and materiality (and a lucky tortoise)

#MaterialWitness 2019 got underway at Lambeth Palace Library with a group of CHASE students from the Universities of East Anglia, Kent, Sussex, SOAS, Birkbeck, The Courtauld Institute and The Open University. Lambeth Palace Library is the historic library and record office of the Archbishops of Canterbury and the principal repository of the documentary history of […]


Very excited to announce that Material Witness, established in 2013 with funding from AHRC and thereafter supported by CHASE Consortium for the Humanities and the Arts, will be running at The Courtauld Institute of Art Research Forum for humanities researchers in the CHASE consortium. Designed to provide interdisciplinary training in the interrogation of physical objects in […]