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Four fishermen, Orson Welles, and the making of the Brazilian northeast

Four fishermen, Orson Welles, and the making of the Brazilian northeast
Description
Courtney Campbell explores Brazilian regional identities, race and folklore in Past & Present, A Journal of Historical Studies.
Date:
20/02/2017

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims
Description
New blogpost from the Beauty Demands research project
Date:
20/02/2017

Solar geometry sheds new light on a major Constable work

Solar geometry sheds new light on a major Constable work
Description
A re-examination of the iconic John Constable work, Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows, has found that the original 1831 exhibited version of the painting did not have a rainbow – and that it was added later to correspond with the time of his best friend's death over a year later.
Date:
20/02/2017

European Lecture Tour of Professor Trybus

European Lecture Tour of Professor Trybus
Description
In November 2016 IEL Director Professsor Martin Trybus returned from a lecture tour of the European mainland.
Date:
20/02/2017

Solar geometry sheds new light on a major Constable work

Description
A re-examination of the iconic John Constable work, Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows, has found that the original 1831 exhibited version of the painting did not have a rainbow – and that it was added later to correspond with the time of his best friend's death over a year later.
Date:
20/02/2017

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm
Description
Podcast of BBC Radio 4's 'The Philosopher's Arms' with Lisa Bortolotti joined Peter Tatchell and David Runciman discussing hypocrisy.
Date:
17/02/2017

Call for papers: Postcolonialism in interdisciplinary perspective

Call for papers: Postcolonialism in interdisciplinary perspective
Description
The 'Postcolonialism in Interdisciplinary Perspective' conference will create a platform for postgraduate students to discuss emerging concerns within Postcolonial Studies across a range of geographic and disciplinary boundaries.
Date:
16/02/2017

Dr. Iqtidar Cheema publishes a report on challenges faced by religious minorities in India

Dr. Iqtidar Cheema publishes a report on challenges faced by religious minorities in India
Description
Dr. Cheema Iqtidar, Honorary Fellow at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, has written a report about the constitutional and legal challenges that religious minorities face in India. The report has been published by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.
Date:
16/02/2017

Civil Liberties and Human Rights in Twentieth-Century Britain

Civil Liberties and Human Rights in Twentieth-Century Britain
Description
The latest book by Dr Chris Moores has been published this month.
Date:
16/02/2017

How to take religion seriously in world politics: can Religious Studies help?

How to take religion seriously in world politics: can Religious Studies help?
Description
At this event in Washington, Katherine Brown, Jocelyne Cesari, Andrew Davies, and Francis Davis will explore ways religious studies can be relevant to international policymaking.
Date:
16/02/2017
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