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Date: Monday 29 January, 2018
Time: 4-7pm
Venue: Sussex Humanities Lab, Silverstone
Speakers: Professor Rachel Thomson, Dr Liam Berriman (both University of Sussex) & Dr Sara Bragg (University of Brighton)

Researching Everyday Childhoods: Time, technology and documentation in a digital age

Promo: CIRCY seminar & book launch: 29jan2018 [PDF 595.81KB]


Date: Wednesday 14 March, 2018
Time: 5-6.30pm
Venue: TBC
Speaker: Pam Thurschwell & Sevasti Melissa Nolas

Exploring the Idioms of Childhood: When the humanities meet the social sciences

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Date: Monday 14 May, 2018
Time: 4.30-6pm
Venue: TBC
Speaker: Robbie Gilligan, Professor of Social Work and Social Policy, Trinity College Dublin & Associate Director, Children's Research Centre

Promoting Access to Work for Young People in Care and Care Leavers: International perspectives on the critical issues

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Past Events

Date: Tuesday 12 December, 2017
Time: 3-4.30pm
Venue: Gardner Tower, Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts
Speaker: Robin Banerjee, Professor of Developmental Psychology & Dr Hester Barron, Senior Lecturer in History, University of Sussex

Emotional Lives at School over 100 years: 1918-2018

Seminar Promo: CIRCY Seminar Promo: 12dec2017 [PDF 94.56KB]


Date: Wednesday 18 October, 2017  
Time: 4.30-6pm
Venue: Room 212, Fulton
Speaker: Professor Ann Nilsen, University of Bergen

Young People's Thoughts About the Future: Methods and data from three different studies

Seminar Promo: CIRCY Seminar Promo: 18oct2017 [PDF 93.81KB]


Date: Tuesday 10 October, 2017  
Time: 1-2pm
Venue: Ground floor meeting room, Essex House
Speaker: Dr Martin Bittner, Researcher, Europa-Universität Flensburg

On Translation: Knowledge Between Intuition and Institution

Seminar Promo: CIRCY/Connectors Seminar Promo: 10oct2017 [PDF 123.82KB]