Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Discover Medieval Chester project gets funding

The ‘Discover Medieval Chester’ project, which intends to promote the rich history of medieval Chester as a multi-cultural, multi-lingual frontier city, has has received an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Knowledge Transfer Fellowship to the value of £172 000.

The project is led by Dr Catherine Clarke of Swansea University, in a partnership with the Grosvenor Museum, (Chester’s history museum) and other heritage bodies, and builds upon Dr Clarke’s previous AHRC funded collaborative research project titled, ‘Mapping Medieval Chester.’

Click here to read this article from Medievalists.net