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Birmingham's history is for everyone

Birmingham's history is for everyone
Description
Dr Chris Callow on how archives give people an interest in a place, and sense of pride in a place, and they are an effective marketing tool for a city to the wider world.
Date:
12/01/2015

The Cadbury Lectures 2015: God over all

The Cadbury Lectures 2015: God over all
Description
This year's Edward Cadbury Lecture Series will include a series of lectures given by Professor William Lane Craig, Research Professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology and Professor of Philosophy at Houston Baptist University.
Date:
09/01/2015

30 Years since Staying Power: the history of black people in Britain

30 Years since Staying Power: the history of black people in Britain
Description
Staying Power is recognised as one of the definitive pieces of scholarship on the history of Black Britain. Doctoral researcher Saima Nasar discusses a recent workshop dedicated to Peter Fryers landmark book.
Date:
07/01/2015

The demands of the beauty ideal: what is required of us?

The demands of the beauty ideal: what is required of us?
Description
Professor Heather Widdows introduces the latest Birmingham Perspective.
Date:
07/01/2015

Beauty Demands

Beauty Demands
Description
A new project considering the changing attitudes to body image and the consequent changing uses of procedures which have traditionally been regarded as 'medical' which are now seen as increasingly 'normal', 'routine' and part of the 'beauty regimes' of 'ordinary women'.
Date:
06/01/2015

Black Country History Day

Black Country History Day
Description
A report on the Black Country History Day held in October 2014.
Date:
02/01/2015

Birmingham History Day 2014

Birmingham History Day 2014
Description
Report by Sarah Hayes.
Date:
20/12/2014

MA Mucis: Choral Conducting - The student perspective

MA Mucis: Choral Conducting - The student perspective
Description
Choral Conducting students discuss their experience studying this course at the University of Birmingham and directing University choirs.
Date:
19/12/2014

College research success in REF 2014

College research success in REF 2014
Description
The national Research Excellence Framework results are announced 18 December 2014.
Date:
18/12/2014

Shakespeare and the Countess is an Observer Book of the Year

Shakespeare and the Countess is an Observer Book of the Year
Description
Dr Chris Laoutaris' recent book, 'Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe', has been selected as one of the Observer's Books of the Year.
Date:
18/12/2014
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