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Dr Angela Piccini

Dr Angela Piccini

Dr Angela Piccini
B.A. (UBC), M.A. (Sheffield), Ph.D.(Sheffield)

Reader in Screen Media

Office R6.92
The Richmond Building,
105 Queens Road, Bristol BS8 1LN
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 8776

Research summary

KEYWORDS: practice-as-research / film & video archives / documentary film & TV / artist film / place & space / media archaeology / archaeologies of the recent past / community-university collaboration / material culture / heritage media

My research focus has been developed through interdisciplinary, collaborative research that links academic practices with the practices of industry, communities and the public sector. I enjoy working with different publics as a curator-producer-artist and am involved in a number of collaborative research projects that involve film and artists' cinema.

With Dan Hicks, I co-founded the Contemporary and Historical Archaeology in Theory Group (2003-date). With Kayle Brandon, I co-founded the Association of the ...

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I have followed an unconventional path through academia. Although I have always focused on the lively materialities on and of the moving image, I have pursued this through a BA in English / Art History (1990) from University of British Columbia, an MA (1993) and PhD in Archaeology from University of Sheffield (2001, Celtic Constructs: Heritage Media, Archaeological Knowledge and the Politics of Consumption in 1990s Britain, supervised by Professor Mike Parker Pearson), post-doctoral research posts in Geography at Swansea (1995-97, 'The Social Construction of Heritage and its Meanings in Modern Wales') and in practice-as-research in Performance and Screen at Bristol ...

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Selected publications

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