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News and events

We have a vibrant academic and student body who are often featured in the press. Many of our academics contribute to national and international radio and television shows.

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March 2015

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Wednesday 13th Arts Two, Room 3.16, QMUL

Latest news

Dr Joanna Cohen on BBC Arts

Friday March 27th

Dr Joanna Cohen presents for BBC Arts as part of her ‘New Generation Thinkers’ award. Dr Cohen discusses the origins of the word ‘shoddy’ and how a cheap fabric from Yorkshire came to play a part in the American Civil War.

Our staff present at the Oxford Literary Festival

Wednesday March 25th

Professor Miri Rubin presents at the Catholic University of America

Monday March 23rd

Professor Miri Rubin presented the keynote address at The Catholic University of America’s interdisciplinary graduate conference, "Honouring Mary". The conference explored the influence of Mary and her image through time. 

Dr Tom Asbridge in the Guardian

Thursday March 12th

Professor Amanda Vickery's BBC2 programme nominated for a Royal Television Society award

Wednesday March 11th

Professor Amanda Vickery has been shortlisted for a Royal Television Society award for the best arts programme of the year, for her BBC 2 Show 'Messiah at the Foundling Hospital'. The winners will be announced at a ceremony on Tuesday 17 March at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London

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