Research projects

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Current projects

Title Funder Start date End date
The Senses and the Meanings of Modernity in East Asia Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation Grant LCS Strategic Research and Development Grant 01 June 2018 31 December 2099
What is History on Film? The Case of Italian Cinema 1911-2010 Internally funded 1 January 2015 31 December 2099
Concepts of ‘honour’ in Islam and Muslim communities, and their impact on Muslim women: perceptions, praxis and new modalities WRoCAH 1 October 2016 30 November 2021
Masculinity through the lens of power and violence in post-WW2 British and French children’s literature Excellence Scholarship (LCS) 1 October 2018 1 October 2021
Laughter from the Grassland: Humour and Comedy in Amdo Tibet Internally funded 1 January 2013 1 June 2021
Hematopolitics: A Comparative Study of Reciprocity and Exclusion in the Blood Economy Wellcome Trust 1 June 2020 31 May 2021
Framing the Lyric Subject Matter: Prose Headings in Italian Books of Poetry (c.1450-c.1650) Humboldt Fellowship 1 November 2019 30 April 2021

Past projects

Title Funder Start date End date
Heritage with and without the State Internally funded 1 September 2017 1 January 2020
Parameters & Practice: A Year of Tasks for Creative Collaboration Internally funded 1 October 2018 30 September 2019
Suicide Voices: Neoliberal Globalisation and Workplace Trauma AHRC 1 January 2017 30 June 2018
Soft Power, Cinema and the BRICS AHRC 1 December 2015 31 May 2018
Using Film to Examine Heritage, Identity and Global Citizenship: supporting the work of the Bautzen Memorial to Engage New Audiences AHRC 1 September 2015 31 December 2015
Screening European Heritage: History on Film, the Heritage Industry and Cultural Policy AHRC 1 February 2013 31 December 2013
Moving Mountains: Disaster, Memory, Urbanization, and the Geological Imagination after Landslides in the Andes British Council, Newton Fund 2018 2022
Middlebrow culture in Europe 20th/21st centuries Internally funded 1 January 2014 Ongoing
Family Sagas in World Literatures and Audio-Visual Cultures: Reimagining Nations Across the Globe UoL / BCLA 2017 2017
Dostoevsky Now Internally funded 2016 2016