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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

19th Annual Iron Age Research Student Symposium (IARSS 2016)

19th Annual Iron Age Research Student Symposium (IARSS 2016)
Description
Jointly hosted by the Universities of Leicester, Birmingham and Nottingham, the Symposium will be held at the University of Leicester on May 19-22 2016. Focussing on the later prehistory of Britain, Ireland and Continental Europe, the conference will consist of keynote addresses, presentations, discussions, a poster competition, and a workshop, all led by leading academics and post-graduate researchers.
Date:
18/12/2015

Are Delusions Bad for You?

Are Delusions Bad for You?
Description
Lisa Bortolotti's article on The Forum makes the final round of the 3 Quarks Daily Philosophy Prize 2015.
Date:
18/12/2015

MA Shakespeare and Creativity students perform in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre

MA Shakespeare and Creativity students perform in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Description
During the autumn semester, MA Shakespeare and Creativity students have been working with Royal Shakespeare Company Director Justin Audibert and RSC sound designer Claire Windsor on an original play, culminating in a performance in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre front-of-house on 9 December.
Date:
17/12/2015

BEASTdome Pantry Sessions: Hand-made Music

BEASTdome Pantry Sessions: Hand-made Music
Description
On 10 December 2015, BEAST and composer / instrument-maker John Richards celebrated do-it-yourself music and the inventor's spirit.
Date:
15/12/2015

Double viva success in ITSEE

Double viva success in ITSEE
Description
Matthew Steinfeld and Samuel Gibson were both recommended for the award of their doctorates yesterday. A third ITSEE doctoral student, Michael Clark, received his PhD at the graduation ceremony in the University's Great Hall.
Date:
10/12/2015

Dr Jagbir Jhutti-Johal contributes to UK's 'New Settlement' for Religion and Belief

Dr Jagbir Jhutti-Johal contributes to UK's 'New Settlement' for Religion and Belief
Description
Civic institutions, laws and practices need to reflect the UK's less religious, more diverse society, according to Living with Difference, a report released today by the Commission on Religion and Belief in Public Life (CORAB).
Date:
08/12/2015

Muslim oralcy in West Africa: a neglected subject

Muslim oralcy in West Africa: a neglected subject
Description
Video of the 2015 FAGE lecture given by Paulo Fernando de Moraes Farias.
Date:
26/11/2015

Call for Papers: The Sixth British Patristics Conference

Call for Papers: The Sixth British Patristics Conference
Description
The Call for Papers is now open for the Sixth British Patristics Conference to be held in Birmingham in September 2016. Booking is also open through the conference website.
Date:
26/11/2015
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