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A grainy photograph of several blocky buildings standing on a plaza. The buildings are painted a light salmon red. One building looks like a clock tower, another bears a white cross.

Exploring the city's European colonial architecture

black and white photograph of a castle on a hill with meadows and trees in the foreground

Exploring interior architecture in the Middle Ages

a group of people in colourful clothing stands on a hill with mountains in the background. They're gathered around a large pile of textiles in bright clothing.

Symbol of patriarchy, or totem of female creativity?

an arm is outstretched towards the sky with a closed fist, holding an explosion of blown glass streaked with red. The glass spiders out and clutches several stones in an array around the fist.

Julie Legrand's glass craft

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Watching people's passions for sport

a photograph of a wooden bas-relief on a wall of an old Cuban woman with a cigar in her mouth, wearing a head scarf and a colourful collared shirt.

An interview with Maïté Mazel

Group of people sitting in front of a train carriage. They have sacks and baskets with their belongings.

Marking 100 years since the end of the Greco-Turkish War

colour photograph of artwork "Windkreisel" by Imrich Tomáš on display in an exhibition

How to safeguard transient, traditional and untouchable culture

Debunking the myth of Middle Ages as a time of backwardness

A richly decorated building with a domed ceiling and several little towers, in Venice, Italy

The origins of the world’s oldest film festival

3D model of a conference room in a medieval castle, with seats and tables in a circular layout

Tracing history through (virtual) heritage sites

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Cultural and natural heritage in Italy

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French food as cultural heritage and the role of locality

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How the naval uniform became nautical style

a person pulling a piece of fabric off of a roller in a velvet factory

Where craft means tradition, modernity and passion

collage of two posters for Carnsore Point anti-nuclear shows

Environmental action in Ireland

colour photograph of people beginning a human tower, each with their arms out-stretched

'Strength, balance, courage and good judgement'

On air and on the move: radio stories

What coins where used in the Middle Ages and how far they travelled