Dickens’ novel has exceeded expectations to become one of his most-adapted works. It has inspired everything from films, plays, pop songs and musicals. A researcher has been considering the novel’s global reach, impact and relevance
An AHRC-funded research project, ‘Nelson Mandela: postcolonial thinker, postmodern icon, modern world leader’, critically appraised the South African leader’s significance. In the wake of his death, Elleke Boehmer considers again the man behind Mandela.
A look at the life of Joan Whittington, post-war pioneer of the British Red Cross
A project seeks to equip the next generation of linguistics researchers with the skills to successfully engage with communities in which at least four different languages are used daily.
Since their launch in 2011, the AHRC's 4 Knowledge Exchange Hubs have been busy helping academia and the creative industries work more effectively together, sharing knowledge and experience and generating exciting new economic opportunities.
Dr Lydia Syson reflects on the impact her PhD has had on her career
Dan Pinchbeck received a research grant to research the concept of narrative in video games. Instead of publishing an academic paper: he made a game.
Visualising Research Workshop
Can you present complex data to tell a compelling story that anyone will be able to understand?
Knowledge Exchange Hubs - One Year In
Communicating in superdiverse cities
Linguistics researchers will study public and private interactions in four of the UK’s cities which use multiple languages
The stories of Great Expectations
Dictionary complete after a century
A century after scholars began working on it, the Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources is finally complete.
A story untold
Open Call for applications to attend the Connected Communities Research Development Workshop on Addressing the Challenges o
This open call invites expressions of interest to attend a research development workshop addressing the challenges of Disconnection, Division and Exclusion.
Mapping Career Desinations
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13 Dec 2013, King's College London
Policy Impact Skills for Historians
08 Jan 2014, The Playfair Library Hall, University of Edinburgh
25 Years of Revolution: Comparing revolt and transition from Europe 1989 to Arab World 2014
10 Jan 2014, King's College London
Making Connections: Collaboration in Research and Practice