Catherine Fletcher is Associate Professor in History and Heritage at Swansea University. As Lecturer in Public History at the University of Sheffield she initiated the project in 2013.
Julia Bradley is a project intern during April and May 2016, working on promotion and publicity for the project to tie into the launch of Catherine’s biography of Alessandro. Her role is funded by Swansea University’s SPIN scheme.
Emma Newman worked as a researcher on Project Alex in June and July 2013, funded by the Sheffield Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) scheme.
Leyla Yilmaz developed the project’s schools workshops during June and July 2013, funded by the University of Sheffield’s Arts Enterprise initiative.
Bella Peniston and Keir Shields worked on our Festival of the Mind performance, The Assassin’s Masquerade, in September 2014, funded by Arts Enterprise and the Festival of the Mind. Our theatre workshops for this event were supported by Heather Shaw. Tim Shephard, from the University of Sheffield Music Department advised on music, which Hector Sequera and his ensemble played.