Kate Simpson

Kate Simpson

Kate Simpson

Esteem

Media Activity

  • 'Stranger than Fiction, the life of David Livingstone.' Fundraising lecture.
  • AHRC 2015 calendar
  • AHRC using image from David Livingstone project for their social media account
  • Facilitating David Livingstone study day at DLC, Blantyre. Part of Black History Month 2013
  • Outreach development for learning resource in secondary schools
  • Launching new www.livingstoneonline.org at the National Library of Scotland
  • Institute for Creative Industries research student part of digital publication team of David Livingstone’s 1871 field diary
  • Guest curating international Twitter account @WeTheHumanities
  • ‘What would Livingstone be doing today?’ Debate
  • Wreath laying in honour of David Livingstone
  • Comissioned to write a chapter for a forthcoming book on H. Rider Haggard

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • AHRC Grant Award
  • wins prize for best third-year presentation at the Faculty's Research Conference, with a talk entitled: 'Malleable Truth: The Rediscovery of Dr David Livingstone's Nyangwe Diary'
  • Livingstone Project: 'Best professional resources for learning about or doing DH work', 1st Runner Up, Digital Humanities Awards 2012

 

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