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Why Shakespeare needs to embrace women

Description
Listen to Dr Erin Sullivan interviewed on Shakespearean roles for women on BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour.
Date:
03/08/2017

Passchendaele: why was it fought and why did it fail?

Passchendaele: why was it fought and why did it fail?
Description
Dr Jonathan Boff talks about the battle of Passchendaele in the latest Birmingham Perspective.
Date:
03/08/2017

Birdsall papers in archive

Birdsall papers in archive
Description
Unpublished papers on Greek and Georgian manuscripts held at Birmingham have been deposited in the Cadbury Research Library.
Date:
02/08/2017

Student experience: writing workshop with Chris Thorpe

Student experience: writing workshop with Chris Thorpe
Description
First year Drama and Theatre Arts student James Dougan blogs about a recent workshop in Stratford.
Date:
01/08/2017

Chair in Composition returns to Cheltenham Music Festival as Composers Academy Director

Chair in Composition returns to Cheltenham Music Festival as Composers Academy Director
Description
Michael Zev Gordon has directed the highly successful Cheltenham Music Festival Composers Academy for a second time in July 2017.
Date:
01/08/2017

Queer Italia Network

Description
A series of AHRC-funded international workshops in the UK and abroad.
Date:
01/08/2017

Where does Consciousness Come From?

Description
Professor Yujin Nagasawa's article on consciousness and panpsychism has been published in the August issue of the science magazine BBC Focus.
Date:
31/07/2017

Dr Hilary Brown becomes co-editor of ANGERMION

Dr Hilary Brown becomes co-editor of ANGERMION
Description
Dr Hilary Brown has accepted an invitation to join the editorial team of ANGERMION: Yearbook for Anglo-German Literary Criticism, Intellectual History and Cultural Transfers / Jahrbuch für britisch-deutsche Kulturbeziehungen.
Date:
31/07/2017

Dr James West receives a Fulbright Scholars Award to the USA

Description
Birmingham historian has received a Fulbright Scholar Award to enable him to lecture at Elon University in North Carolina on one of the most well-regarded and impactful scholarship programmes in the world.
Date:
28/07/2017

The United Nations launches initiative to combat atrocities with the help of religious leaders and actors

The United Nations launches initiative to combat atrocities with the help of religious leaders and actors
Description
The event was attended by three invited participants from Birmingham: Dr. Josef Boehle (University of Birmingham), Dr Iqtidar Cheema (The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion) and Bhai Sahib Mohinder Singh (a recipient of a Honorary Doctorate of the University of Birmingham).
Date:
21/07/2017
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