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The existential war between Islamic State and secular France

The existential war between Islamic State and secular France
Description
Professor Jocelyne Cesari (Professor of Religion and Politics and Director of Research for the Edward Cadbury Centre), secular France, Muslims, and IS in the wake of recent events in The Conversation this week.
Date:
29/07/2016

On such a night…

On such a night…
Description
Shakespeare and Creativity postgraduate Elena Pellone writes from a production of Merchant of Venice.
Date:
28/07/2016

Explaining Delusions symposium

Explaining Delusions symposium
Description
Symposium at the International Congress of Psychology in Yokohama organised by Project PERFECT.
Date:
22/07/2016

Theodora Panella participates in the Nida School of Translation Studies 2016

Theodora Panella participates in the Nida School of Translation Studies 2016
Description
ITSEE postgraduate student, Theodora Panella, recently partcipated in the Nida School of Translation Studies in Italy.
Date:
18/07/2016

The British Graduate Shakespeare Conference 2016 report and video

The British Graduate Shakespeare Conference 2016 report and video
Description
Report and video from this year's conference held at the Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-upon-Avon.
Date:
15/07/2016

The Commonwealth Initiative for Freedom of Religion or Belief project awarded a Templeton World Charitable Foundation research grant.

The Commonwealth Initiative for Freedom of Religion or Belief project awarded a Templeton World Charitable Foundation research grant.
Description
Directed by Baroness Elizabeth Berridge and co-directed by Dr Andrew Davies, the project will explore how parliamentarians across the Commonwealth can contribute to the freedom of religion or belief.
Date:
15/07/2016

John Templeton Foundation Research Grant, for 'The Pantheism and Panentheism Project'.

John Templeton Foundation Research Grant, for 'The Pantheism and Panentheism Project'.
Description
Professor Yujin Nagasawa has been awarded a John Templeton Foundation Research Grant of £154,000.
Date:
15/07/2016

Call for papers: Global Byzantium

Call for papers: Global Byzantium
Description
For its 50th anniversary, the Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies returns to the University of Birmingham, where it began in 1967. On this anniversary of the discipline we ask what the language of globalism has to offer to Byzantine studies, and Byzantine studies to global narratives.
Date:
14/07/2016

Matthew Francis on Theresa May PM

Description
Writing for The Conversation, Matthew Francis comments on Theresa May's ability to stand as Prime Minister, and the challenges she is likely to face.
Date:
13/07/2016

Honouring Professor Catherine Hall

Honouring Professor Catherine Hall
Description
Sadiah Qureshi honors Catherine Hall as she receives an honorary degree from the University of Birmingham.
Date:
12/07/2016
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