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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 Music: Choral Conducting - The student perspective

MA Music: 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

Institute favourite Samuel West receives Birmingham honorary degree

Institute favourite Samuel West receives Birmingham honorary degree
Description
Actor Samuel West receives an honorary Doctorate of Letters.
Date:
12/12/2014

In Conversation: Exploring Art and Science Collaborations

Description
Professor Bill Chaplin took part in a workshop co-organized by the Arts and Humanities Research Council's Cultural Value Project and Science in Culture Theme.
Date:
12/12/2014

Research pioneers: Michael Dobson

Research pioneers: Michael Dobson
Description
Professor Michael Dobson features in the latest edition of Buzz dedicated to research being undertaken at the University.
Date:
11/12/2014
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