Well, I recently clicked “Send” on my application for an AHRC Networking grant. I know it has to be checked over before it actually gets to the AHRC, but it felt like quite a significant step. While I’m waiting, I’m pushing on with my research into the St Andrews copyright music collection, and contemplating where next to turn my attentions!
My musicology research update can be found on my own website, here:- https://wordpress.com/posts/karenmcaulay.wordpress.com
Meanwhile, in library-land, we’ve been through a restructuring exercise. I’m now a Performing Arts Librarian rather than the Music and Academic Services Librarian. However, I’m still a music specialist – that’s as much part of me as the letters in a stick of seaside rock!
And in any spare (!) time, I’m also doing a PGCert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Arts Education, so I have to think hard about my project over the forthcoming break between Christmas and New Year. I still struggle to think of myself as a social scientist …