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Professor Gordon Woodman made a Member of the Order of the Volta

Professor Gordon Woodman made a Member of the Order of the Volta
Description
Noted legal scholar and Birmingham Emeritus Professor of Comparative Law given one of the highest honours of the Republic of Ghana.
Date:
14/12/2016

BBC Who Do You Think You Are? ft Liz Bonnin

BBC Who Do You Think You Are? ft Liz Bonnin
Description
Dr Louise Hardwick contributed to the latest episode of popular BBC1 programme Who Do You Think You Are?, which featured the science presenter Liz Bonnin.
Date:
13/12/2016

Call for papers - Everyday Empires:Trans-Imperial Circulations in a Multi-Disciplinary Perspective

Call for papers -  Everyday Empires:Trans-Imperial Circulations in a Multi-Disciplinary Perspective
Description
Call for papers for a two day exploring the ways in which empire was lived through commonplace things, spaces, and decisions in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Date:
12/12/2016

Melville J. Herskovits Book Award

Melville J. Herskovits Book Award
Description
DASA's Dr Maxim Bolt and Dr Benedetta Rossi received Honourable Mentions.
Date:
12/12/2016

Globalisation, Economic Inclusion and African Workers

Globalisation, Economic Inclusion and African Workers
Description
New book edited by Maxim Bolt (DASA), Kate Meagher and Laura Mann.
Date:
12/12/2016

Call for papers

Call for papers
Description
Crossing borders in the insular Middle Ages, c. 900-1500, the second biennial conference in the series, to be held at the University of Birmingham, 3-5 April 2017.
Date:
12/12/2016

Yujin Nagasawa appointed Philosophy of Religion Editor for Cambridge Elements

Yujin Nagasawa appointed Philosophy of Religion Editor for Cambridge Elements
Description
Cambridge Elements is an ambitious new publishing venture being undertaken by Cambridge University Press.
Date:
09/12/2016

David Lodge portrait unveiled

David Lodge portrait unveiled
Description
Steve Ellis reports from the University Library unveiling.
Date:
08/12/2016

Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir perform Jonathan Dove

Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir perform Jonathan Dove
Description
University of Birmingham were delighted to welcome contemporary composer, Jonathan Dove, to the Elgar Concert Hall this month to hear his works performed by the Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir.
Date:
07/12/2016

Standing up for Article 18, standing up for Human Rights Day

Standing up for Article 18, standing up for Human Rights Day
Description
Exclusive CIFoRB interview with UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief, Mr Ahmed Shaheed
Date:
07/12/2016
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