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Medieval Mongolian Powdered Milk and Other Wonders: The Works of Samuel Purchas

Medieval Mongolian Powdered Milk and Other Wonders: The Works of Samuel Purchas

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Worcester cathedral library and archive blogpost by History undergraduate Chris Rouse.
Date:
09/10/2015
The Working Practices of the CCCS

The Working Practices of the CCCS

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Matthew Hilton and Kieran Connell explore radical and collaborative academic practices at Birmingham's Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCCS) in this article published by Social History.
Date:
24/09/2015
AHRC Leadership Fellows grant awarded

AHRC Leadership Fellows grant awarded

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Dr William Purkis has been awarded an AHRC Leadership Fellows grant for the project Bearers of the Cross: Material Religion in the Crusading World, 1095–c.1300.
Date:
20/08/2015
Cultural studies and the possibilities of academic collaboration today

Cultural studies and the possibilities of academic collaboration today

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Is it possible to do collaborative work in the twenty-first century university?
Date:
30/07/2015
Tim Farron wins Liberal Democrat leadership contest

Tim Farron wins Liberal Democrat leadership contest

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Matthew Francis discusses the election of the new Liberal Democrat leader.
Date:
24/07/2015
The Conservatives, Britain and Europe: the remake

The Conservatives, Britain and Europe: the remake

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Professor Nicholas Crowson presents the lastest Birmingham Brief.
Date:
19/06/2015
Royal Historical Society Gladstone Prize

Royal Historical Society Gladstone Prize

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Dr Lucie Ryzova has had her book 'The Age of the Efendiyya: Passages to Modernity in National-Colonial Egypt' shortlisted.
Date:
10/06/2015
In the US, the surveillance sky is falling

In the US, the surveillance sky is falling

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Dr Steve Hewitt presents the latest Birmingham Brief.
Date:
05/06/2015
'Post-traumatic stress disorder is higher in drone operators'

'Post-traumatic stress disorder is higher in drone operators'

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Daily Telegraph report on Peter Gray's talk at the Hay Festival.
Date:
01/06/2015
Game without Thrones: the field trip

Game without Thrones: the field trip

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Report from student trip to learn more about medieval Iceland.
Date:
18/05/2015
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