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Rediscovery of the earliest Latin Commentary on the Gospels, made available in English for the first time

Rediscovery of the earliest Latin Commentary on the Gospels, made available in English for the first time
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The earliest Latin Commentary on the Gospels, lost for over 1500 years, has been rediscovered and made available in English for the first time.
Date:
23/08/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, Research

Professor of African history elected to the British Academy

Professor of African history elected to the British Academy
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Professor Paulo Fernando de Moraes Farias, Honorary Professor at the University of Birmingham has been named among sixty-six of the world's leading minds elected as Fellows of the British Academy yesterday, Thursday 20 July.
Date:
21/07/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, Research

Britain's disabled workers continue to miss out on jobs due to a lack of tax breaks and incentives for employers

Britain's disabled workers continue to miss out on jobs due to a lack of tax breaks and incentives for employers
Description
Disabled people would have a better chance to find a job if the government did more to support businesses - by abolishing national insurance contributions of disabled workers and providing incentives to hire workers with disability.
Date:
11/07/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, Research

Monet and Matisse masterpieces on display at the Barber

Monet and Matisse masterpieces on display at the Barber
Description
Beautiful landscape paintings by two of the most important artists of the last 150 years are being welcomed into the galleries at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts this summer.
Date:
21/06/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law

Birmingham scholars take on unrealistic optimism, a love diary in Cairo and regulating dementia care at Hay

Birmingham scholars take on unrealistic optimism, a love diary in Cairo and regulating dementia care at Hay
Description
Can unrealistic optimism improve our well-being? Why do victims of dementia need a new approach to how their care is regulated? And what does a love diary written by a young man in the 1940's tell us about 1940'sCairo?
Date:
22/05/2017
Categories:
Arts and Law, Research
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