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Confessions of a Courtesan: print culture in colonial Lagos

Confessions of a Courtesan: print culture in colonial Lagos
Description
Professor Karin Barber delivers a lecture in the BRIHC Spring Series (video recording).
Date:
23/03/2017

BRIHC Research Fellowships

BRIHC Research Fellowships
Description
The University of Birmingham is delighted to announce these exciting opportunities for three outstanding early career researchers to join BRIHC's vibrant research community on a two year research fellowship, starting in September 2017.
Date:
23/03/2017

Watch the second Cadbury Conversation: Chocolate. Heaven.

Watch the second Cadbury Conversation: Chocolate. Heaven.
Description
In their second road trip, Dr. Andrew Davies and Professor Candida Moss chat about two of the best things going. Well, one thing and one place. OK, chocolate and heaven.
Date:
22/03/2017

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4
Description
Senior government defense adviser, Major-General Tim Cross, has said that Foreign Office officials' understanding of the importance of religion is inadequate. He discusses this with Professor Francis Davis, former faith advisor to cabinet ministers and Director of Public Policy at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding or Religion, on BBC Radio 4 Sunday Programme on March 19, 2017.
Date:
22/03/2017

Philosophy, Theology and Religion students meet Westminster politicians and other high-profile speakers

Philosophy, Theology and Religion students meet Westminster politicians and other high-profile speakers
Description
Undergraduate student group trip organised by Professor Francis Davis.
Date:
21/03/2017

Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New

Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New
Description
Audio recording of a Ivan Boldyrev (Humboldt University, Berlin) In conversation with Roger Backhouse (Economics, University of Birmingham).
Date:
20/03/2017

Careering: precarity and solidarity in higher education

Careering: precarity and solidarity in higher education
Description
Dr Tom Cutterham reports on the joint Centre for Modern and Contemporary History and BRIHC forum event held on Wednesday 8 March 2017.
Date:
17/03/2017

Editing Hamlet for Performance

Editing Hamlet for Performance
Description
Dr Abigail Rokison-Woodall discusses 'Editing Hamlet for Performance' - the history of performance editions and her current work as co-general editor and editor of Hamlet for the new Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare Performance Editions.
Date:
17/03/2017

On Interconnections. Pasolini after Dante. The 'Divine Mimesis' and the Politics of Representation

Description
Dr Emanuela Patti to deliver a keynote speech at international conference on Dante.
Date:
16/03/2017

A Peace Building Commonwealth

A Peace Building Commonwealth
Description
CIFoRB hears the views of young people and parliamentarians from around the Commonwealth on this year's theme of peace building and how much the Freedom of Religion or Belief can contribute.
Date:
14/03/2017
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