Richmond remembers Bill Paxton

It is with great sadness that we have learnt of the death of actor Bill Paxton, who passed away on Saturday, 25th February at the age of 61. Bill Paxton attended Richmond as a study abroad student from New York University through our partner…
Dr Robert J. Wallis

Dr. Robert J. Wallis published in The Oxford Illustrated History of Witchcraft and Magic

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Dr Robert J. Wallis has been published in The Oxford Illustrated History of Witchcraft and Magic, edited by Owen Davies and published by Oxford University Press. Dr Wallis’ chapter is entitled ‘Witchcraft and magic in the age of anthropology’.…

Visit to RAIUL by Lew Lukens, Chargé d’Affaires ad interim at the U.S. Embassy in London

Mr Lew Lukens, Chargé d’Affaires ad interim at the U.S. Embassy in London came to Richmond on Thursday 18 February 2017 to address undergraduate and graduate students. Mr Lukens talked about the US-UK ‘Special Relations’ before taking…
Professor Dominic Alessio

Richmond Professor and students publish new research on the Pacific

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Dom Alessio, Professor History and Dean of International Programmes, has co-published with two Richmond students a new article on Pacific history for the Journal of New Zealand and Pacific Studies (4.2, 2017, pp,115-136). It is entitled “Spain,…
Mr Dennis de Caires

Dennis de Caires has work included in the new collection of poems by the Vincentian poet and writer Philip Nanton

Canouan Suite and Other Pieces is a gorgeous new book from Philip Nanton with art to complement the text. As Stewart Brown, co-editor of the Oxford Book of Caribbean Poetry, says: “Readers of Philip Nanton’s Island Voices [also published…

Richmond Visual Arts Faculty and MA Visual Arts students Participate in ARTROOMS17 Art Fair 20-23 January 2017

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Richmond visual arts faculty and MA Visual Arts Management and Curating students participated in the ARTROOMS 2017 Art Fair 20-23 January 2017, a relatively young fair on the London art events calendar offering an innovative platform for independent…
Dr Martin D. Brown

Dr Martin D. Brown chairs panel at Leeds Hallam Conference

Dr Martin D. Brown took part in the ‘Exploring Experiences of Repression in the USSR and Communist Eastern Europe’ conference organised by Dr Kelly Hignett held at Leeds Beckett University on 20 January 2017. Dr Brown chaired a panel on…
Dr Robert J. Wallis

Dr. Robert J. Wallis delivers paper at the Arctic Centre, University of Groningen

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Dr. Robert J. Wallis was part of an international delegation visiting The Arctic Centre at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, in order to participate in a workshop considering Long-Term Perspectives on Circumpolar Human-Animal Relations,…
Dr Martin D. Brown

Dr Martin D. Brown writes for the University of Sheffield’s History Matters Blog

The world may never be the same again,  but what can history tell us about the future following #TrumpInauguration? 'What History Can’t Tell Us About The Future: Non-Predictions For A Trumpy World'

Nicola Mann’s chapter “From SuperOther to SuperMother: The Journey towards Liberty” published in new book, The Woman Fantastic in Contemporary American Media Culture

Dr. Nicola Mann, Assistant Professor of Communications and Visual Cultures, has just published a new essay titled “From SuperOther to SuperMother: The Journey towards Liberty” in the book The Woman Fantastic in Contemporary American Media…