Emma Brinkhurst completed PhD thesis
Emma Brinkhurst has recently completed her PhD thesis, entitled “Music, Memory and Belonging: Oral Tradition and Archival Engagement Among the Somali Community of London’s King’s Cross”. Emma’s PhD was carried out at Goldsmiths, University of London, in collaboration with the British Library’s World and Traditional Music section. Her thesis focuses on the continuation of oral traditions in the Somali community of King’s Cross. Through her research she facilitated community engagement with archival sound recordings at the British Library. Congratulations, Emma!