Arts and humanities news

NewsRSS FeedAtom Feed

How Shakespeare has inspired freedom movements

How Shakespeare has inspired freedom movements
Description
The British Council have recently released a short film of Professor Ewan Fernie talking about work on the topic of Shakespeare and freedom as well as why it's a great time to study Shakespeare in the UK.
Date:
01/02/2016

Can The X-Files survive today? The truth is out there …

Can The X-Files survive today? The truth is out there …
Description
James Walters writes for The Conversation.
Date:
28/01/2016

Film adaptations and re-imaginings of Don Quixote

Film adaptations and re-imaginings of Don Quixote
Description
Professor Rob Stone is one of three keynote speakers at a special event in the British Library in London in April.
Date:
22/01/2016

Is there a clear line between madness and sanity?

Is there a clear line between madness and sanity?
Description
Lisa Bortolotti and Richard Bentall discuss in a podcast for Philosofa.
Date:
20/01/2016

Andrew Edmondson at Computing Insight UK 2015

Andrew Edmondson at Computing Insight UK 2015
Description
Andrew Edmondson, a doctoral student in ITSEE, presented at the Computing Insight UK conference 2015 and was interviewed for Youtube.
Date:
20/01/2016

B-Film at The Electric Cinema

B-Film at The Electric Cinema
Description
B-Film: The Birmingham Centre for Film Studies has been exploring opportunities for working with Birmingham's The Electric Cinema, the UK's oldest working cinema, and a BFI-sponsored series entitled The Cinematic Time Machine, which is running throughout 2016.
Date:
19/01/2016

PERFECT February talks

PERFECT February talks
Description
Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in February 2016.
Date:
14/01/2016

Shakespeare Institute student selected as a TED Fellow

Shakespeare Institute student selected as a TED Fellow
Description
PhD Shakespeare and Creativity student Madeline Sayet has been selected as one of 21 TED Fellows who will take the stage at TED2016, between them representing 12 countries.
Date:
13/01/2016

The enduring legacy of Twelfth Night

The enduring legacy of Twelfth Night
Description
In the latest Birmingham Perspective Professor Michael Dobson asks Why does Shakespeare's festive tale continue to find new audiences?
Date:
12/01/2016

Professor Wendy Scase awarded Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship

Professor Wendy Scase awarded Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship
Description
September 2016 start for the project 'Crafting English Letters: A Theory of Medieval Scribal Practice'.
Date:
04/01/2016
Displaying 51 to 60 of 489
Previous 4 5 6 7 8 Next