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Ladies, gentlemen, and scientific publication at the Royal Society, 1945-1990
(2018-06-27) - Journal article
This paper extends the scholarship on gender and scientific authorship by exploring women’s involvement in editorial decision-making. Prior to 1945, women scientists could submit their work to the journals of the Royal ...
Exhibition review : Tightrope - Elias Sime (Addis Ababa, 2013)
(2014) - Journal item
EU-LAC-Museums. Museums and community : concepts, experiences and sustainability in Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean
(Maggioli Editore, 2018-01) - Book item
Close looking and conviction
(2017-02) - Journal article
This article offers theoretical and practical reflections on the operations involved in description and interpretation based on ‘close looking’. Explanations are given of the necessary appeal to contexts of origin or ...
Out of the wilderness : a fourteenth-century English drawing of John the Baptist
(2010) - Journal article
London, British Library, MS Royal 10 B XIV contains a large drawing of St. John the Baptist that is both exceptional for its quality and iconographically unique. Not previously noticed by art historians, it constitutes an ...
"Royalty is no longer quite royal" : word and image in the children's tales of Queen Marie of Romania
(2018-03-20) - Journal article
This paper explores the role played by the children’s tales of Queen Marie of Romania in the construction of a distinctive vision of royalty between 1913-29. Straddling the First World War, from which Romania emerged ...
Hybrid swarms : catalysts for multiple evolutionary events in Senecio in the British Isles
(2015-06-07) - Journal article
Background: Introgressive hybridisation is an evolutionary catalyst producing novel variants able to explore new ecological niches and evolve as new hybrid taxa. However, the role of ‘hybrid swarms’ – highly variable ...
Histories of the self : Anne-Lois Girodet and the Trioson portrait series
(2019) - Journal article
Between 1797 and 1804, the French artist Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson produced a series of portraits depicting a young boy, the son of the artist’s mentor Benoît-François Trioson. The paintings chart the development of a ...
The soft-source impedance of the lip-reed : experimental measurements with an artificial mouth
(Acoustical Society of America, 2013-06-02) - Conference item
Most theoretical descriptions of the brass instrument lip-reed consider the acoustical condition at the lips to be a closed, rigid termination, corresponding to a unitary reflectance. This assumption is carried through to ...
”Vi hadde ikke menstruasjon, vi hadde ’vondt i maven’” Norske menstruasjonsopplevelser fra 1900-tallet
(2018-11-16) - Journal article
Menstruation has historically been considered a taboo, also in Norway. Recently, a new international wave of menstrual activists, medical professionals, and advertising has argued that it is important to fight this taboo ...