Research projects

The Institute of Cornish Studies is developing a series of projects relating to Cornwall's past and present. There is a particular focus on multimedia and community-based research.


Celtic Revival

We are investigating the history of Cornwall's Celtic Revival through newspapers, written documents and oral histories


Great War Cornish Soldier

Students associated with the Institute tweet extracts from a soldier's wartime diary, 100 years to the day after they were written


Landmark Travels

'Landmark Travels' will unearth the stories, traditions and histories connected with heritage landmarks throughout Cornwall