Dealing with the past: Coal, Community and Change
This travelling exhibition about the history of the East Midlands coalfield, funded by NTU's Global Heritage Fund in 2018-2019, aims to deal with the contested memories of coal mining in the region through a selection of iconic photographs.
- From: Thursday 12 September 2019, 9.30 am
- To: Thursday 12 September 2019, 2 pm
- Registration: 10 am
- Location: Lecture Theatre 1, Newton building, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
- Booking deadline: Thursday 5 September 2019, 12.00 am
By the end of the tour, it will have visited Mansfield Museum, Chesterfield Museum, Harworth County Council, the National Coal Mining Museum for England and Conkers Discovery Centre.
Speakers will also present papers about the exhibition and how it has been received at all the locations it has visited.
|10:00 - 10:30||Registration|
|10:30 - 11:15||Engaging audiences with difficult pasts: The voices of '68 project at the Ulster Museum, Belfast|
Graham Black and Chris Reynolds
|11:15 - 11:45||Every picture tells a story: Coal, community and change (1965-2015)|
|11:45 - 12:00||Refreshment break|
|12:00 - 12:30||The making of Coal, Community and Change|
|12:30 - 13:00||Every comment tells a story: Audience feedback|
|13:00 - 14:00||Lunch held within the Exhibition|
For further information please contact: Natalie Braber | firstname.lastname@example.org | 0115 848 3011