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Dr Gaby Neher: Why Leonardo da Vinci would have aced the internet cat craze

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In her latest article for The Conversation, Dr Gaby Neher looks at some of Leonardo da Vinci's later works - cat doodles. The Laing Gallery in Newcastle opens a new exhibition this week, showcasing ten of Leonardo's best drawings, including those of cats.
Date:
10/02/2016

What can Philosophy offer Higher Education?

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The Department of Philosophy is excited to launch the Nottingham branch of the Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain, a joint venture between The University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University.
Date:
05/02/2016

Music student shortlisted for prestigious arts journalism award

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First-year music student Madeleine Pettit has been shortlisted for the prestigious Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism.
Date:
02/02/2016

Maiken Umbach blogs on German publication of 'Mein Kampf'

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Professor Maiken Umbach has written about the recent publication in Germany of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf'
Date:
26/01/2016

The University of Nottingham hosts renowned Austrian composer Karlheinz Essl

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The newly-established Forum for Artistic Research at the Department of Music are happy to host renowned Austrian composer Professor Karlheinz Essl from the Vienna University of Music and Performing Arts.
Date:
21/01/2016

PhD student Peter Auker produces London concert

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PhD student Peter Auker produces a concert at a major London cabaret venue.
Date:
21/01/2016

Richard Hornsey co-curates Boots No7 exhibition

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Richard Hornsey has co-curated a new exhibition, 'Inspiring Beauty: No.7 – 80 years of making up the modern woman'
Date:
18/01/2016

Harry Cocks on lonely hearts and online dating

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Harry Cocks appeared on BBC Radio 4's 'The Long View' programme on 12 January, discussing the origins of the the lonely hearts ad
Date:
18/01/2016

Professor Judith Mossman giving a series of talks in the USA

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Judith Mossman, Professor of Classics, will be giving a series of talks at prestigious Ivy League universities in the US between 23-29 February.
Date:
15/01/2016

We welcome Rebecca Usherwood to the Department of Classics

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Rebecca, a former student in the department from BA to PhD level, will be joining us on 18 January as Teaching Associate in Classical Studies.
Date:
13/01/2016
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Firth Memorial Lectures 2016: Rowan Williams, Baron Williams of Oystermouth and former Archibishop of Canterbury

Date
11 - 12/04/2016
Location:
A01/A02 Highfield House
Description
Rowan Williams wlll deliver the 2016 Firth Lectures, 11th and 12th April 2016

Power and society in the medieval world

Date
13/04/2016
Location:
A2 Humanities Building
Description
A postgraduate conference to celebrate the dynamic and innovative research currently taking place in the UK Midlands in relation to the medieval world and global society.

Department of Classics Research Seminar

Date
19/04/2016
Location:
A3, Humanities Building
Description
Gesine Manuwald (UCL): 'Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica: Thematic and Narrative Unity'

Research Seminar

Date
20/04/2016
Description
Dr Rob Lutton, Department of History, University of Nottingham: Charisma and Routinization in the Cult of the Holy Name of Jesus in Late medieval England

Midlands Viking Symposium

Date
23/04/2016
Location:
Highfield, Highfield House
Description
Provisional programme and registration details are now available.

Department of Classics Research Seminar

Date
26/04/2016
Location:
A3, Humanities Building
Description
Andrew Bayliss (Birmingham): 'Tyrtaeus and Spartan history'

Department of Classics Research Seminar

Date
03/05/2016
Location:
A3, Humanities Building
Description
Paper presented by the Classical Association

CoTP Workshop - Metaphysics: First Philosophy after the Analytic-Continental Divide

Date
07/05/2016
Description
The Centre for Theology and Philosophy (CoTP) in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies hosts a workshop, 'Metaphysics: First Philosophy after the Analytic-Continental Divide'.

Lecture: Muslims in Europe - Opportunities and Challenges

Date
24/05/2016
Location:
Keighton Auditorium, University Park Campus
Description
Public lecture presented by Professor Akbar Ahmed, Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University, Washington DC and former High Commissioner of Pakistan to the UK, on 'Muslims in Europe: Opportunities and Challenges' at 7pm on Tuesday 24 May in the Keighton Auditorium, University Park Campus.

Skilled Labour and Professionalism in Ancient Greece and Rome

Date
29 - 30/06/2016
Location:
University of Nottingham, University Park Campus
Description
This conference will aim to study the overall phenomenon of ancient professionalism in multiple forms and across a wide range of periods.
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