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The Fruits of Freedom in British Togoland: Literacy, Politics and Nationalism, 1914–2014

The Fruits of Freedom in British Togoland: Literacy, Politics and Nationalism, 1914–2014
Description
Book review of Dr Kate Skinners new book by The American Historical Review.
Date:
23/09/2016

I Love Dick and Bridget Jones are back, but not much has changed for women since the 90s

I Love Dick and Bridget Jones are back, but not much has changed for women since the 90s
Description
The enduring appeal of Bridget Jones and why nothing has changed for women since the 1990s - Lecturer in Contemporary American Literature, Rachel Sykes, writes for The Conversation.
Date:
23/09/2016

Zimbabwe's Migrants and South Africa's Border Farms : the Roots of Impermanence

Zimbabwe's Migrants and South Africa's Border Farms : the Roots of Impermanence
Description
Book review of Dr Maxim Bolts new book by Reviews in History.
Date:
22/09/2016

"The Machinery" - revisiting dance from the nineteenth century imitating the sounds and movements of the factory floor

"The Machinery" - revisiting dance from the nineteenth century imitating the sounds and movements of the factory floor
Description
Devised by women working in the Lancashire mills, the steps of this nineteenth-century 'heel and toe' clog dance directly mimic the repetitive sounds and movements of cotton mill machines.
Date:
16/09/2016

ASAUK 2016 conference awards

ASAUK 2016 conference awards
Description
Department of African Studies and Anthropology staff win awards at this years conference.
Date:
16/09/2016

Liberalism in Power: Watching the Titanic

Liberalism in Power: Watching the Titanic
Description
Research by Dr Matt Cole finds strong support among Liberal Democrat MPs and activists for their role in the Coalition Government. However, being in office for the first time was a 'bitter-sweet' experience and the party is divided about whether to repeat the experience, after paying a high political price at the 2015 General Election.
Date:
16/09/2016

Milan crossroad of cultures

Milan crossroad of cultures
Description
An international conference taking place at the University of Milan, in conjunction with the Universities of Birmingham and Warwick on 22-23 September 2016.
Date:
15/09/2016

Ways of presenting, recording and remembering vocabulary

Ways of presenting, recording and remembering vocabulary
Description
Dr Crayton Walker delivers a workshop on teaching vocabulary at the Penang English Language Learning and Teaching Association, Malaysia.
Date:
14/09/2016

Dr David Gange on BBC Breakfast

Dr David Gange on BBC Breakfast
Description
Dr David Gange talks to BBC Breakfast about his research on the changing Atlantic coastline in the UK.
Date:
09/09/2016

PERFECT talks: October and November

PERFECT talks: October and November
Description
Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in October and November 2016.
Date:
08/09/2016
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