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Walking Shakespeare's London

A research project is using technology to make visible London’s rich theatrical heritage

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The King's Dome Commission

Over the course of 35 days in the summer of 2013, the King’s Theatre was closed to the public for a very special make-over. Photographer Ron O’Donnell documented the entire project from the drawing board to the final unveiling.

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Leeds Stories of the Great War

The latest film from the AHRC examines 'Leeds Stories of the Great War', a project undertaken by the University of Leeds that has been investigating the experiences of people who were living in Leeds during the First World War.

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Black or white

Michael Jackson's nuanced relationship with his skin colour is often overlooked. A researcher argues that he used his stage performances and videos to critique racist constructions of blackness.

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New Minister announces ‘cabinet’ to tackle antimicrobial resistance

16/07/2014

For the first time all seven UK research councils unite to fight AMR

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Parliamentary Event on Big Data

14/07/2014

MPs and peers are today (15th July) being given the opportunity to meet researchers across all disciplinary areas who work with Big Data

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Live Twitter chat on RCUK Digital Economy Theme Next Stage call

10/07/2014

Research Council staff from AHRC, ESRC and EPSRC will be holding a live Twitter chat on Thursday 17 July 2014 from 3pm to 4pm (BST) to answer your questions about the Next Stage call.

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Workshop: Mixed Reality Game Design

15/07/2014

This workshop event is part of the AHRC-funded Performance and Games Network, funded by the AHRC, and explores the collaborative space between performing arts and game design.

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Mackintosh Architecture

14/07/2014

A new exhibition at The Hunterian in Glasgow is set to challenge the customary view of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, offering a fresh look at this familiar icon.

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Online tool reveals how Dickens characters become real

10/07/2014

A new online linguistics tool will help researchers and students to study the language used in novels from the 19th Century.

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New Generation Thinkers present at Latitude

15/07/2014

In its ninth year Latitude, the annual music festival, will be hosting BBC Radio 3 and the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s 2014 New Generation Thinkers.

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Walking Shakespeare's London

13/07/2014

A research project is using technology to make visible London’s rich theatrical heritage

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Premiere of new films on North East WW1 experiences

10/07/2014

There will be a unique premiere at Tyneside cinema this July, as two short films about North East experiences of the First World War are aired.

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17 Jul 2014, London Metropolitan University, London

Translation in the digital age

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18 Jul 2014, Birmingham Business School, Birmingham

Translation and Translanguaging Research Project Launch Conference

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18 Jul 2014, Southbank Centre, London

Marginalia Machine

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