FASS in the News

Design expert takes up senior role in FASS

Design expert takes up senior role in FASS

12 November 2019

A Director of the Design Museum, who helped grow the specialist institution into an award-winning museum dedicated to contemporary design and architecture, is to take up a new role in FASS.

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Paul Farley in line for top poetry prize

Paul Farley in line for top poetry prize

22 October 2019

Professor Paul Farley (English Literature and Creative Writing) has been shortlisted for one of the world’s top poetry awards the 2019 T S Eliot Prize.

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FASS Professor given prestigious Social Sciences award

FASS Professor given prestigious Social Sciences award

8 October 2019

Professor Elena Semino (Linguistics) has been conferred as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences after an extensive peer review process, which takes the public impact of research in to account.

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Poetry mapping project extends deadline to chart Brexit emotions

Poetry mapping project extends deadline to chart Brexit emotions

17 September 2019

The project, led by poet Professor Paul Farley from English Literature and Creative Writing and Professor Andrew McRae from the University of Exeter, will document Britain right up until the country is due to leave the European Union on 31 October.

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FASS academic’s Happy Gothic book wins top award

FASS academic’s Happy Gothic book wins top award

21 August 2019

A book about the rise of Happy Gothic, written by Professor Catherine Spooner of FASS’s Department of English Literature and Creative Writing, has been recognised by an international award.

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Learning how to preserve traditional craft earns Becky a top prize

Learning how to preserve traditional craft earns Becky a top prize

13 August 2019

Third year Fine Art student Becky Bowman won the ‘Reflections of the Lord Mayor Design’ prize at the annual Stevens Architectural Glass competition, which attracts entrants from the UK and internationally.

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