Reflections on 'Forging Ahead' at the Black Country Living Museum

Wednesday 9 February 2022 (14:00-15:30)

Dr Kate Smith (

Digital image of buildings at the Black Country Living Museum

Researchers Simon Briercliffe and Elizabeth Thomson will be joining us from the Black Country Living Museum to reflect on and discuss the ways in which their research has contributed to the ‘Forging Ahead’ project at the Museum.

The session will be live streamed from the Museum itself and will feature objects from the Museum’s rich collections. The session has been organised by the Birmingham Research Institute for History and Cultures(BRIHC), in collaboration with the Centre for West Midlands History (CWMH).

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