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.

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Celtic Revival

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

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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

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Landmark Travels

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