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The Michael K O'Rourke PhD Best Publication Award 2013

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Doctoral researcher Islam Issa wins award for 'Fragmentation, Censorship and an Islamic Journal: A History of the Translation of Milton into Arabic'.
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17/05/2013

Beyond The Book – the rise of the citizen reader

Beyond The Book – the rise of the citizen reader
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What's behind the popularity of Richard & Judy's Book Club?
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15/05/2013

Alumni nominated for Man Booker Prize

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Contemporary Indian writer, and University of Birmingham alumnus U.R. Ananthamurthy is celebrating being shortlisted for a Man Booker Prize in 2012 with his novel Bharatipura.
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22/04/2013

Writers' Bloc Presents: Inter-University Poetry Slam

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Review from UoB Blogfest.
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13/03/2013

Making Waves: Oliver Lodge and the Cultures of Science, 1875-1940

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AHRC networking grant success for Dr James Mussell.
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07/03/2013

Brian Gambles, Library of Birmingham

Brian Gambles, Library of Birmingham
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Video interview about the library's involvement in 'Shakespeare and Creativity'
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28/02/2013

Are these the 50 most influential books by women?

Are these the 50 most influential books by women?
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Robert McCrum responds to Gillian Wright's list of 'Feminist Turning Points'.
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12/02/2013

Why Jane Austen's Pride And Prejudice still has appeal 200 years on

Why Jane Austen's Pride And Prejudice still has appeal 200 years on
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Professor Karen O'Brien writing for the Birmingham Post.
Date:
04/02/2013

Simon Armitage lecture

Simon Armitage lecture
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UoB Blogfest reports on the latest lecture in the Birmingham Visiting Writers Programme.
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01/02/2013

Indian alumnus makes shortlist for Man Booker International Prize

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University of Birmingham alumnus UR Ananthamurthy has been shortlisted for the fifth Man Booker International Prize, which recognises one writer for his or her achievement in fiction.
Date:
31/01/2013
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