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Call for papers: The Modern Invention of Dynasty, 1500-2000

Call for papers: The Modern Invention of Dynasty, 1500-2000
Description
Call for papers for a conference exploring the global intellectual history of the modern invention of dynasty, organised by Ilya Afanasyev (BRIHC) and Milinda Banerjee (Presidency University, Kolkata).
Date:
17/11/2016

A broadly usage-based account of British Sign Language syntax

A broadly usage-based account of British Sign Language syntax
Description
Dr Adam Schembri is a co-investigator on a new AHRC project, 'A Broadly Usage-Based Account of British Sign Language Syntax'.
Date:
16/11/2016

Global environmental history of WWI : Tait Keller visits Birmingham

Global environmental history of WWI : Tait Keller visits Birmingham
Description
Tait Keller (Rhodes College) visits Birmingham for a month, sponsored by the School of History and Cultures and the Birmingham Institute of Forest Research.
Date:
14/11/2016

Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships internal application process

Description
Fellowships to be held in the College of Arts and Law at the University of Birmingham commencing between 1 September 2017 and 1 May 2018.
Date:
14/11/2016

Birmingham Qur'an Manuscript Exhibition on display in UAE

Birmingham Qur'an Manuscript Exhibition on display in UAE
Description
The Birmingham Qur'an Manuscript, in digital form, is to be the centrepiece of the royal launch of the UK/UAE 2017 Year of Cultural Collaboration.
Date:
14/11/2016

Dr Anissa Daoudi awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship

Dr Anissa Daoudi awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship
Description
Dr Anissa Daoudi has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship, for the project 'Sexual violence against women in Algeria: narratives, translations, languages'.
Date:
10/11/2016

Conference report - Milan crossroad of cultures

Conference report - Milan crossroad of cultures
Description
Marco Bellardi, PhD student in Italian Studies, reports about a major international conference, 'Milan, Crossroad of Cultures'.
Date:
10/11/2016

The Materiality of Writing in 3rd Millenium B.C. Mesopotamia, by Dr Christina Tsouparopoulou

The Materiality of Writing in 3rd Millenium B.C. Mesopotamia, by Dr Christina Tsouparopoulou
Description
BRIHC Scholar George Harold (MA Ancient History) reports on the recent BRIHC Materiality Seminar hosted by the Rosetta Forum.
Date:
09/11/2016

International research collaboration on legal response to image-based sexual abuse

International research collaboration on legal response to image-based sexual abuse
Description
Birmingham Law School Professor, Erika Rackley, will be joining colleagues from Australia, New Zealand and the UK to examine the prevalence, nature and effects of image-based sexual abuse and the implications for law reform. The Project, funded by the Australian Research Council, will run for three years from 2017.
Date:
08/11/2016

So, parliament gets a pre-Brexit vote – but what will it be voting on?

So, parliament gets a pre-Brexit vote – but what will it be voting on?
Description
Professor Fiona de Londras, Professor of Global Legal Studies, writes for the Birmingham Perspective on the High Court's Article 50 ruling
Date:
08/11/2016
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