Dr. Jennifer Purcell, Associate Professor of History at St. Michael’s College, Vermont, has been announced as the 2016 IVAC Summer Research Fellow at Richmond. Dr. Purcell specialises in the social history of twentieth century Britain focussing on women and national identity. During her stay at Richmond in June 2016, Dr. Purcell will extend her research for a monograph examining the life and work of the early BBC radio celebrity Mabel Constanduros (1880-1957), considering her impact on the genres of soap opera and situation comedy, as well as her role in developing the BBC as an institution. Dr. Purcell will present on her research at the one-day Summer Research Fellows Symposium on 21 June.
- Diverse Learning: The challenges and opportunities of working with dyslexic, dyspraxic and dyscalculic students.October 4, 2016 - 3:45 pm
- Paul Rekret’s work included in new book, Between Foucault and DerridaSeptember 30, 2016 - 1:24 pm
- ”In Search of Value: Early civilisations and Athenian thought” published in International Journal of Happiness and Development, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2016September 26, 2016 - 11:32 am
- Alumni Sanjay Raja to discuss the UK economyOctober 7, 2016 - 8:40 am
- Dr Paul Fisher presents “What should we (not) expect of central banks?”September 28, 2016 - 10:42 am
- Undergraduate Open Day – 26th October 2016September 19, 2016 - 8:00 am
- Dr Sue Pell has been invited to present the paper “Research at the Intersection of Archives and Cities: Using Activist Archives in the Study of Urban Struggle”September 14, 2016 - 1:51 pm