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Watch the second Cadbury Conversation: Chocolate. Heaven.

Watch the second Cadbury Conversation: Chocolate. Heaven.
Description
In their second road trip, Dr. Andrew Davies and Professor Candida Moss chat about two of the best things going. Well, one thing and one place. OK, chocolate and heaven.
Date:
22/03/2017

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4
Description
Senior government defense adviser, Major-General Tim Cross, has said that Foreign Office officials' understanding of the importance of religion is inadequate. He discusses this with Professor Francis Davis, former faith advisor to cabinet ministers and Director of Public Policy at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding or Religion, on BBC Radio 4 Sunday Programme on March 19, 2017.
Date:
22/03/2017

Christians and Persecution in the West

Christians and Persecution in the West
Description
Read Dr. Andrew Davies' blog post on the allegedly-persecuted white Western Church, written in 2015, but still true today.
Date:
22/03/2017

Philosophy, Theology and Religion students meet Westminster politicians and other high-profile speakers

Philosophy, Theology and Religion students meet Westminster politicians and other high-profile speakers
Description
Undergraduate student group trip organised by Professor Francis Davis.
Date:
21/03/2017

Ambassador delivers keynote talk to launch Birmingham's Brazil Week

Ambassador delivers keynote talk to launch Birmingham's Brazil Week
Description
The Brazilian Ambassador visited the University of Birmingham today to launch its first 'Brazil Week' and learn more about the University's work with his country.
Date:
21/03/2017

Voting open as young video makers compete to support Brazil in solving resources problems

Voting open as young video makers compete to support Brazil in solving resources problems
Description
People around the world can vote in an exciting global video competition that is helping children and young people play their part in helping to secure future supplies of food, water and energy in Brazil.
Date:
21/03/2017

Orson Welles plays starring role in creating Brazilian folklore

Orson Welles plays starring role in creating Brazilian folklore
Description
American filmmaker Orson Welles changed the perception of the Brazilian Northeast when he filmed the story of four campaigning fishermen for an ill-fated and uncompleted movie, a study reveals.
Date:
20/03/2017

Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New

Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New
Description
Audio recording of a Ivan Boldyrev (Humboldt University, Berlin) In conversation with Roger Backhouse (Economics, University of Birmingham).
Date:
20/03/2017

Careering: precarity and solidarity in higher education

Careering: precarity and solidarity in higher education
Description
Dr Tom Cutterham reports on the joint Centre for Modern and Contemporary History and BRIHC forum event held on Wednesday 8 March 2017.
Date:
17/03/2017

Professorships in Law

Professorships in Law
Description
Birmingham Law School wishes to appoint three Professors of Law to contribute to and help to lead our diverse and stimulating intellectual community. Closing date: 23 April 2017
Date:
17/03/2017
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