Hashtag Pray

Hashtag Pray

8 October 2018

Professor Linda Woodhead (Politics, Philosophy and Religion) spoke to BBC Radio 4 yesterday as part of their 'Hashtag Pray' programme, about the rise of non-religious people in the UK.

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Being Gay Before Gay Lib

Being Gay Before Gay Lib

1 October 2018

Professor Paul Baker (Linguistics and English Language) contributed to BBC Radio 4's programme "Being Gay Before Gay Lib", which was broadcast on 21st September. Professor Baker discussed Polari, the secret language used by gay men when homosexuality was illegal.

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Work by a FASS Professor results in 17th Century play performance

Work by a FASS Professor results in 17th Century play performance

23 July 2018

A play, written by a female contemporary of Shakespeare, will get its première this month at the historic house in Kent where it was written 400 years ago, thanks to Professor Alison Findlay.

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Lancaster Castle and Northern English History

Lancaster Castle and Northern English History

23 July 2018

The fascinating and varied history of Lancaster Castle will be the subject of a new, free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on FutureLearn, the social learning platform.

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This girl did…. Dorothy Wordsworth

This girl did…. Dorothy Wordsworth

23 July 2018

Dorothy Wordsworth's pioneering place in the history of women’s mountaineering is to be explored at the 'This Girl Did' exhibition co-organised by History's Dr Joanna Taylor.

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The New Economy: Sharing not Caring

The New Economy: Sharing not Caring

23 July 2018

Dr Adam Fish (Sociology) appeared on BBC World Service on 16th July to discuss the sharing economy.

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