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ISIS and the use and abuse of Early Islamic History

ISIS and the use and abuse of Early Islamic History
Description
Video recording of Professor Hugh N Kennedy's CeSMA annual lecture.
Date:
10/02/2016

BRIHC Research Fellow - applications open

BRIHC Research Fellow - applications open
Description
The newly-founded Birmingham Research Institute for History and Cultures (BRIHC) wishes to appoint two outstanding early career scholars to its two-year 2016 Fellowships.
Date:
10/02/2016

Call for papers: Redefining the Margins: Seeing the Unseen in the Eastern Mediterranean

Call for papers: Redefining the Margins: Seeing the Unseen in the Eastern Mediterranean
Description
Papers are invited for the 17th Annual Postgraduate Colloquium at the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, to be held 4 June 2016 at the University of Birmingham
Date:
08/02/2016

CBOMGS doctoral researcher awarded a short-term fellowship at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence

CBOMGS doctoral researcher awarded a short-term fellowship at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence
Description
Andrea Mattiello, a final year doctoral researcher in CBOMGS, has been awarded a short-term research fellowship for the New Research on Local Renaissances project in collaboration with the ERC/HistAntArtSi project for the academic year 2016/2017.
Date:
08/02/2016

Alternative concepts of God: essays on the metaphysics of the Divine

Alternative concepts of God: essays on the metaphysics of the Divine
Description
New book by Professor Yujin Nagasawa and Andrei Buckareff.
Date:
05/02/2016

The Victorians - a beginners guide

The Victorians - a beginners guide
Description
New book by Dr David Gange.
Date:
04/02/2016

How Shakespeare has inspired freedom movements

How Shakespeare has inspired freedom movements
Description
The British Council have recently released a short film of Professor Ewan Fernie talking about work on the topic of Shakespeare and freedom as well as why it's a great time to study Shakespeare in the UK.
Date:
01/02/2016

Film adaptations and re-imaginings of Don Quixote

Film adaptations and re-imaginings of Don Quixote
Description
Professor Rob Stone is one of three keynote speakers at a special event in the British Library in London in April.
Date:
22/01/2016

Is there a clear line between madness and sanity?

Is there a clear line between madness and sanity?
Description
Lisa Bortolotti and Richard Bentall discuss in a podcast for Philosofa.
Date:
20/01/2016

Andrew Edmondson at Computing Insight UK 2015

Andrew Edmondson at Computing Insight UK 2015
Description
Andrew Edmondson, a doctoral student in ITSEE, presented at the Computing Insight UK conference 2015 and was interviewed for Youtube.
Date:
20/01/2016
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