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Folklore and Intangible Cultural Heritage in Scotland

Date 16 December 2021
Time 10.30am
Venue Online
Organiser MGS


About the Event

Join the Folklore Museums Network, Historic Environment Scotland and Museums Galleries Scotland in this collaborative workshop looking at the identification, interpretation and collection of Intangible Cultural Heritage.

The day will investigate the issues and challenges facing curators, archivists, archaeologists, and community heritage groups working with intangible culture, and explore the potential, opportunities for promoting future collaboration, capacity building and support in Scotland. It will be useful for anyone with an interest in cultural heritage and folklore.

Featuring a line up of various speakers, focusing on topics such as:

- Material culture, archaeology, landscapes and museums

- Storytelling, oral histories, ICH and museums

- Recording Folklore and ICH in Scotland

- Community engagement, inclusion and diversity in working with intangible culture

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