If anyone from the University of Leicester is in Budapest on 3 June and interested in the history of cars, I’d be happy if (s)he could join us at the Museum of Trade and Hospitality. My first ever exhibition will be opened there.
Hello and welcome to my first blog post! Just to introduce myself if you haven’t read my bio, my name is Peggy and I study MA Museum Studies as a campus based student. Things you can expect from this blog include information about the course and living in Leicester, with a few random musings thrown […]
More than 100 museums come together each year in May in the beautiful garden of the Hungarian National Museum in Budapest to celebrate the Festival of Museums (Múzeumok Majálisa). This year, I was there as a volunteer of the Hungarian Postal Museum.
In this post I am drifting away from my PhD thesis to a more personal subject. It is about clothing, suits to be more precise. It is connected to my thesis a bit though – I will do my presentation on 25 June in this great new suit, which I bought today. Clothing was never […]
Posted in Leisure
I wish I could just press a button and return to normal that easily. But then, that would rather defeat the purpose. Holidays are wonderful things; small breaks from reality where you can relax and de-stress. I was not on holiday, despite what many of my friends seem to think. I can honestly say the […]
This doesn’t have to do with my PhD. Not really, anyways. It does in the sense that, having been at this for 16 months so far I need a break soon. Not a working holiday or a putting up with my family holiday. An actual, completely disconnected from everything, holiday. I’ve been planning this one […]