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Anton Chekhov, Ivanov

Monday 19th - Saturday 24th June
The Lace Market Theatre
Come along to this performance of Ivanov, translated and directed by our Emeritas Professor Cynthia Marsh, at The Lace Market Theatre, Nottingham.

Sensing Divinity: Incense, religion and the ancient sensorium

Friday 23rd - Saturday 24th June
British School of Rome, Ecole francaise de Rome
For scholars working in archaeology, anthropology, cultural history, literature, art history, and the history of religion, as well as local artists and members of the public.

The Heavy Note: Preview

Friday 23rd June
Museum of Nottingham Life at Brewhouse Yard
Preview of, The Heavy Note, a new audio art-work by Rebecca Lee developed through research collaboration at the University of Nottingham.

Zarzuela: Music Theatre for Today

Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th June
Djanogly Recital Hall
Re-purposing period zarzuela on topics of political relevance for a contemporary, international audience.
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New publication for Adam Sharman in Studies in Post-Conflict Cultures series

Congratulations to Dr Adam Sharman (Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies), whose co-edited volume appeared last week, MemoSur/MemoSouth: Memory, Commemoration and Trauma in Post-Dictatorship Argentina and Chile (in the series Studies in Post-Conflict Cultures).

Paul Smith launches Fifth and a half Republic blog

Dr Paul Smith (French and Francophone Studies) has launched his blog on contemporary French politics, supported by a grant from the Faculty of Arts.

Lord Dearing award success

Warm congratulations to the following, who have been awarded Lord Dearing Awards for their "outstanding contribution to enhancing the student learning environment at the University of Nottingham." The three awards will be presented in the two relevant CLAS graduation ceremonies this year.

Dr Liz Evans Wins Lord Dearing Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Warm congratulations to Dr Liz Evans who has been awarded the 2017 Lord Dearing Award for her outstanding contribution to enhancing the student learning environment at the University of Nottingham!

Christopher Phelps discusses The American Populists on BBC Radio 4

Associate Professor of American Studies, Christopher Phelps, joins Melvyn Bragg and guests to discuss what, in 19th Century America's Gilded Age, was one of the most significant protest movements since the Civil War with repercussions well into 20th Century.
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