The 1807 Commemorated project is an Arts and Humanities Research Council
funded project based at the University of York. Together with the
Museums, Libraries and Archives Council and MLA London the project is
running a one-day workshop in London for heritage staff from the London
and South East regions.  


The workshop will focus on audience engagement and disengagement with
exhibitions, community consultation, exhibition content and the roles of
museum practitioners.  The day will include:

*	information on the work to date and discussions for future
*	debate regarding next steps for the sector and for your own
*	an opportunity to inform the creation of sector toolkits to
respond to issues raised in 2007. 

This workshop will take place on the 25th of February 2009 at RIBA in


To book please see the attached sheet, see below for a timetable.
Places limited to 15.  Please reply to Ross Wilson [log in to unmask]
<mailto:[log in to unmask]>  with questions or bookings.







10:00 - 10:10 Introduction

10:10 - 11:00 Exhibition and display development

11:00 - 11:20 Break-out session 1 (Exhibition Content)

11:20 - 12:00 Community negotiation

12:00 - 12:20 Break-out session 2 (Working with Communities)

12:20 - 13:05 Lunch

13:05 - 13:55 Audience engagement/disengagement

13:55 - 14:15 Break-out session 3 (Audience Communication)

14:15 - 14:30 Heritage practitioners, experiences and perspectives

14:30 - 14:45 Discussion and Close




Samantha Cairns

Development Manager - Learning and Skills

MLA London

Fourth Floor

53-56 Great Sutton Street

London EC1V 0DG


Direct line: 020 7549 1704

Switchboard: 020 7549 1700

Fax: 020 7490 5225


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