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Dressed Bodies: A Symposium – registration now open

17th July 2013, Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences, University of Sheffield. To mark the end of the three-year research project If the Shoe Fits: Footwear, Identity and Transition, funded by the ESRC, we are hosting an interdisciplinary symposium in … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: ‘Dressed Bodies: A Symposium’

Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences: 17th July 2013 To mark the end of the three-year research project If the Shoe Fits: Footwear, Identity and Transition, funded by the ESRC, we are hosting an interdisciplinary symposium in conjunction with the Centre … Continue reading

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If the Shoe Fits: Project film.

This short film, produced by Sheffield Vision, introduces our research project at the University of Sheffield which is finding out how shoes contribute to people’s identities and the ways in which footwear enables them to move between different parts of … Continue reading

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Shoe-Watching

In December we exhibited in the ICOSS building at the University of Sheffield. The exhibition communicated the research project and samples of our data to our colleagues throughout the University and was received with great interest. For a fuller description … Continue reading

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Northampton Shoe Museum Sneaker Speaker Symposium

by Jenny Hockey Northampton Guildhall – 2nd April 2011                                                               … Continue reading

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‘Sole Sisters’ Article in Local Sheffield Newspaper

Members of the research team were interviewed and photographed by reporters from The Star, Sheffield’s daily newspaper. Click here to read the full article. (Photograph courtesy of Steven Parkin)

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