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Queer Italian Studies 2015 workshop

Queer Italian Studies 2015 workshop
Description
On 14-15 May 2015, the University of Birmingham hosted an international workshop on Queer Italian Studies, organised by Charlotte Ross (UoB), Julia Heim (CUNY) and SA Smythe (UC Santa Cruz).
Date:
26/05/2015

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - registration now open

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - registration now open
Description
A celebration of Shakespeare's memory and the global cultural legacy of his works in the two places which mattered most in his life and career.
Date:
26/05/2015

Game without Thrones: the field trip

Game without Thrones: the field trip
Description
Report from student trip to learn more about medieval Iceland.
Date:
18/05/2015

David Gange at the Intercontinental Academy, Sao-Paulo

David Gange at the Intercontinental Academy, Sao-Paulo
Description
Dr David Gange delivered the closing report of the first meeting of the Intercontinental Academy, organised through collaboration between Institutes of Advanced Study. This was held in Sao Paulo, addressing the concept of Time.
Date:
18/05/2015

New cultures of time and technology

New cultures of time and technology
Description
Dr David Gange spoke on Time and Technology in the Modern Middle East at PUC-Rio. This was part of an ongoing collaboration between the School of History & Cultures and the PUC Communications School.
Date:
11/05/2015

Lib Dem rump in parliament can take comfort in party's long record of staging comebacks

Lib Dem rump in parliament can take comfort in party's long record of staging comebacks
Description
Matt Cole writes for 'The Conversation'.
Date:
11/05/2015

Chinatowns and the rise of China

Chinatowns and the rise of China
Description
Ien Ang, Director Institute for Culture and Society, Distinguished Professor of Cultural Studies at the University of Western Sydney, spoke as part of the Global China: New Approaches lecture series.
Date:
07/05/2015

The student perspective: Theology and Religion

The student perspective: Theology and Religion
Description
A series of new videos featuring our students talking about why they chose the University of Birmingham and their experience of studying in the Department of Theology and Religion.
Date:
07/05/2015

The student perspective: Philosophy

The student perspective: Philosophy
Description
A series of new videos featuring our students talking about why they chose the University of Birmingham and their experience of studying in the Department of Philosophy.
Date:
07/05/2015

Joseph Zobel Centenary

Joseph Zobel Centenary
Description
Dr Louise Hardwick has just returned from AHRC fieldwork in Martinique in the French Caribbean where she was an invited speaker at the festivities marking the centenary of author Joseph Zobel's birth.
Date:
07/05/2015
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