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.
Dr Thomas Dixon in BBC Future
Professor Amanda Vickery writes for British Vogue
Professor Tilli Tansey presents at the Home Office
Professor Tilli Tansey will be speaking at an event at the Home Office, entitled 'Animals in Science day: 1876-2016 a celebration looking backwards and looking forwards'. Expected participants include a variety of stakeholders, such as representatives from universities, industry and animal rights organisations, as well as MPs and civil servants. The event marks the 140th anniversary of the 1876 Cruelty to Animals Act, and the 30th anniversary of the 1986 Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act, and Prof Tansey's talk is entitled 'A journey through time: 1876-1986'.
Professor Miri Rubin presents at Cardiff University
Professor Miri Rubin presents at Emotion and Evidence in the Late-Medieval and Early-Modern World at Cardiff University. Prof Rubin will discuss her research as part of the Royal Historical Society’s ‘Postgraduate Speaker Series’, which puts early-career scholars in dialogue with each other and with established scholars within the field.
Richard Firth-Godbehere wins the Ceræ prize
Congratulations to Richard Firth-Godbehere has won the Ceræ volume 2 prize for best article by a graduate student or early-career researcher. Richard's article is titled “For ‘Physitians of the Soule’: The roles of ‘flight’ and ‘hatred of abomination’ in Thomas Wright’s The Passions of the Minde in Generall”. Richard is a doctoral candidate in the Centre for the History of the Emotions at QMUL supervised by Dr Thomas Dixon and Elena Carrera.