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20th and 21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium

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Dr Louise Hardwick was invited to visit Georgia Institute of Technology by Assistant Professor Dr Michael Wiedorn, a specialist in Francophone Caribbean cultures.
Date:
04/04/2013

Times Higher reviews 'The Subject of Murder'

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Lisa Downing explains to Matthew Reisz how society's unspoken prejudices are given voice in the discourse surrounding killers.
Date:
22/03/2013

Libya two years on: the perspective from Europe

Libya two years on: the perspective from Europe
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Two years on from the UN Security Council resolution that authorised NATO's military intervention in Libya, Dr Berny Sèbe and other three University of Birmingham experts reflect on where we are now.
Date:
19/03/2013

The Subject of Murder: Gender, Exceptionality, and the Modern Killer

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The latest book by Professor Lisa Downing, The Subject of Murder, will shortly be released in hard copy format and has already garnered much attention.
Date:
15/03/2013

Visit to the European Policy Centre

Visit to the European Policy Centre
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Research and Innovation Services arranged for five academic staff to visit Brussels and meet with staff from the European Policy Centre.
Date:
06/03/2013

Arise News: Interview - Dr Berny Sèbe

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Dr Berny Sèbe interviewed on the recent developments in the crisis in Mali.
Date:
28/02/2013

Maryse Condé guest lecture

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Video footage of a stimulating and illuminating lecture given at the University of Birmingham by the celebrated Guadeloupean author, Maryse Condé, is now available online (in French).
Date:
26/02/2013

Alumna Cilla Snowball amongst the most powerful women in the UK

Alumna Cilla Snowball amongst the most powerful women in the UK
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Alumna Cilla Snowball (BA French, 1981) has been named in BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour Top 100 Powerful Women in the UK Today list.
Date:
13/02/2013

Ennahda's 'double-dealing'

Ennahda's 'double-dealing'
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Dr Berny Sebe 'viewpoint' on tensions in Tunisia following the assassination of Tunisian politician Chokri Belaid.
Date:
08/02/2013

The Sahara and Europe: so, what comes next?

The Sahara and Europe: so, what comes next?
Description
Dr Berny Sebe's perspective on Europe's attitude towards the Saharo–Sahelian region after the recent upraising of violence in Algeria and Mali.
Date:
29/01/2013
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