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Two gloved hands show materials from James Watt's workshop.
CREDIT: Rose Teanby

Research Day

The Historical Group holds an annual Research Day in collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University. We aim to encourage new researchers in photographic history to share their ideas in a friendly and supportive environment; papers from experienced researchers are welcomed, but half of the time slots are reserved for first time presenters. 

We are welcoming proposals for presentations for the 2021 Research Day, which will be held online on 6 November. If you are interested in presenting, please contact Janine Freeston at historicalresearch@rps.org by 15 October 2021.

Read about the 2019 Research day on the Culture & Creativity Research Institute at Sheffield Hallam University blog and watch the 2020 Research Day here