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Draft programme: Tenth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament

Draft programme: Tenth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament
Description
The programme is now released for the tenth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, to be held in March 2017.
Date:
10/01/2017

Why British Airways cabin crew are striking

Why British Airways cabin crew are striking
Description
Geraint Harvey in the Conversation: Despite performing the same job, one of BA's three cabin crew fleets earns far less than their colleagues.
Date:
09/01/2017

Metaphor and advertising

Metaphor and advertising
Description
Professor Jeannette Littlemore has been invited to deliver a distinguished lecture at the Open University of Hong Kong on 21 January.
Date:
09/01/2017

CHASM latest Briefing Paper

Description
Read the latest Briefing Paper from CHASM, 'An alternative to payday: Are credit unions the answer?'
Date:
09/01/2017

Simulating superdiversity

Description
All are welcome at this simulation to illustrate how the complex patterns of cultural and genetic signals might combine to define what we mean by "groups" of people is presented.
Date:
09/01/2017

Orlando Furioso at 500

Orlando Furioso at 500
Description
Watch the videos of the events for the 500 years anniversary of the publication of the Orlando Furioso.
Date:
09/01/2017

Call for papers: Tea with the Sphinx

Call for papers: Tea with the Sphinx
Description
Call for papers exploring the theme of Ancient Egypt in the modern imagination for an upcoming publication
Date:
06/01/2017

Taking a new look at chimpanzees and bonobos

Taking a new look at chimpanzees and bonobos
Description
Dr Zanna Clay, Marie Curie Post-doctoral Research Fellow in the School of Psychology, and Thibaud Gruber (University of Neuchâtel) have published a paper which updates existing knowledge of chimpanzees and bonobos, and assesses their major similarities and differences.
Date:
06/01/2017

Dr Caroline Ardrey received Europeana Research Award

Dr Caroline Ardrey received Europeana Research Award
Description
Dr Caroline Ardrey secured the award for work related to the Baudelaire Song Project, which is led by Professor Helen Abbott.
Date:
06/01/2017

'Migrants should learn English' - who could object?

'Migrants should learn English' - who could object?
Description
Read the latest blog post by Professor Susan Hunston in 'Language in the News'.
Date:
06/01/2017
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