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New musical composition on consciousness at the Royal Society of Medicine

New musical composition on consciousness at the Royal Society of Medicine
Description
Professor of Composition, Michael Zev Gordon has written a new work - Into the Dark - for mezzo-soprano, piano and electronics, as part of 'AWARE', a major event at the Royal Society of Medicine to mark the publication of a new study on consciousness and anaesthesia.
Date:
11/09/2014

Which development studies books should students read?

Which development studies books should students read?
Description
Latest book by senior lecturer Dr Rosa Freedman, 'Failing to Protect: The UN and the Politicisation of Human Rights' is first on the Guardian's list of recommendations
Date:
10/09/2014

New digital map reveals stunning hidden archaeology of Stonehenge

New digital map reveals stunning hidden archaeology of Stonehenge
Description
A host of previously unknown archaeological monuments have been discovered around Stonehenge as part of an unprecedented digital mapping project that will transform our knowledge of this iconic landscape.
Date:
10/09/2014

People vs. Larry Chimp

People vs. Larry Chimp
Description
Dr Caroline Radcliffe, is taking part in this year's British Science Festival.
Date:
10/09/2014

Department of Music launch Birmingham International Piano Festival: 6-8 March 2015

Department of Music launch Birmingham International Piano Festival: 6-8 March 2015
Description
Birmingham International Piano Festival is a new collaborative project between the University of Birmingham and widely-respected concert promoter, Mike Lloyd, in association with Yamaha.
Date:
04/09/2014

BBC Proms Plus: Exploring Respighi

BBC Proms Plus: Exploring Respighi
Description
Dr Ben Earle, talks with Erik Levi and Ian Skelly in a Proms Plus event at the Royal College of Music to examine Respighi's three symphonic tone poems.
Date:
04/09/2014

Old Joe: a University of Birmingham icon

Old Joe: a University of Birmingham icon
Description
Dr Richard Clay tells us more about Old Joe - UoB's iconic clock tower.
Date:
02/09/2014

Global health care justice: the demands of the basic right to health

Global health care justice: the demands of the basic right to health
Description
Philosophy Doctoral Research student Peter West-Oram writes the latest Birmingham Brief
Date:
02/09/2014

Agent-responsibility and psychiatric diagnosis

Agent-responsibility and psychiatric diagnosis
Description
PhD student Benjamin Costello talks about his research which is concerned with the relationship between mental illness, involuntary hospitalisation, and the sequencing of actions and personal identity.
Date:
02/09/2014

Nazir Afzal OBE Honorary Graduand speech

Nazir Afzal OBE Honorary Graduand speech
Description
Video of this year's degree congregation speech.
Date:
01/09/2014
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