Find out about projects in the Creative & Heritage theme.


Seeing the Invisible at John Rylands Library

Multispectral imaging was used by an interdisciplinary team to bring an ancient text, the Syriac Galen Palimpsest, to life in this 2019-20 exhibition at the John Rylands Library.

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The Multilingual Museum

In the Multilingual Museum project, Manchester Museum partners with Multilingual Manchester to promote inclusion and accessibility and mobilise pride in the city's linguistic diversity.

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Manchester Digital Collections

The University has made a major investment in the research infrastructure for digital humanities and digital cultural heritage - the Manchester Digital Collections.

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Genealogies of Knowledge

This project explores how key cultural concepts have evolved since they first emerged, and how translation has affected our ever-evolving understanding of them.

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Mapping: Culture and Geographical Information Science (MCGIS) research group

The MCGIS research group seeks to facilitate collaboration between colleagues with research interests from a variety of geographical sub-disciplines that involve GIS and mapping.

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