Tag: oral history

Retaining jobs – sustaining communities in the westfjords of Iceland

Retaining jobs – sustaining communities in the westfjords of Iceland

Moving in to its third year of intensive research, the EU Horizon 2020 project ArcticHubs is picking up pace in its quest to deliver research-led, practice-based solutions across the European Arctic. With Touch TD at the helm of the Communication, Dissemination, Exploitation of results work package, the collective aim of the project is to address […]

Everyday oral histories – what makes Digbeth, Digbeth?

Everyday oral histories – what makes Digbeth, Digbeth?

This brief article reflects upon a recent experience Touch TD had gathering oral histories from around the industrial heritage heartland of Birmingham. It outlines how the collecting of such experiences and memories can help to map out not only a sense of place, but additionally highlight some of the processes that can lead to such […]