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Tag Archives: Copenhagen

Elephants and memories

In the last few days I have encountered three elephants in Copenhagen. We took the kids to Tivoli gardens the other evening, and while they defied gravity on death-defying rides … Continue reading

December 30, 2012 · 2 Comments

Christmas Eve, Valby

In the afternoon, C, M and I went for a walk to the nearby park in Valby, past Jesus Church at the end of our little street, where Carl Jacobsen … Continue reading

December 26, 2012 · 2 Comments

Tracks

Heavy snowstorms these past few days, the most we’ve had so far. Small children are now being pulled along the footpaths on sleds. On Saturday afternoon we went to Sankt … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 1 Comment

Sne

We moved house on the weekend, from our charming apartment in the by-now familiar suburb of Østerbro to a house in what seems like the wilds of Valby. The disruption … Continue reading

December 5, 2012 · 2 Comments

Illumination

Moving from southern hemisphere soon-to-be-summer to northern hemisphere winter-coming-soon, what strikes me immediately is the light, or the lack of it, or should I say the subtlety of it. The … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Symmetry

The Kastellet in Copenhagen, dating from 1626,  is a uniquely preserved star fortress in the shape of a pentagram. Symmetry might be defined as “A due proportion of the several … Continue reading

November 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Museum of Copenhagen

The City Museum of Copenhagen (owned by the Municipality of Copenhagen) is housed in the former headquarters of the Royal Copenhagen Shooting Society. Decorated targets adorn the ceiling of the entrance … Continue reading

November 13, 2012 · Leave a comment
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Modern British Studies Birmingham

Interdisciplinary research and public events on nineteenth and twentieth century Britain at the University of Birmingham

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Asia History Hub

School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Convenor: Professor Antonia Finnane

Family & Colonialism Research Network

connecting researchers interested in the history of the family in colonial contexts

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Australasian Urban History / Planning History Group

Connecting researchers interested in the history of cities and towns