Event Date: 27 June 2019
University of London
Royal Holloway University of London presents:
National Trust and Egham Museum in partnership with academics and artists – Learning from Runnymede
Join us for a lunchtime panel discussion about how the National Trust and Egham Museum have worked with Royal Holloway academics in Runnymede and about the Trust’s current partnership with artist Estella Castle.
Castle’s community-engaged way of working will be of interest to anyone wanting a better understanding of how collaborating with artists can enhance research and research methodologies. This event will also be of interest to anyone wanting an insight into how the National Trust and Egham Museum work with researchers. (The current National Trust Research Strategy is available here).
This lunchtime panel conversation will comprise:
Professor Justin Champion, Royal Holloway Department of History
Estella Castle, artist
Jess Kellard, Volunteer and Community Engagement Manager, National Trust Runnymede
Sarah Corn, curator at Egham Museum
Dr Matthew Smith, Royal Holloway Department of History
Steven Franklin, Royal Holloway Department of History
Chair: Dr Olivia Swift (RHUL)