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Leicester students create out of this world poetry

Leicester students create out of this world poetry

Posted by es328 at Apr 25, 2017 10:47 AM |

Winners announced for Creative Writing space-themed poetry competition

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Leicester academic explores unanswered questions about Easter

Leicester academic explores unanswered questions about Easter

Posted by es328 at Apr 05, 2017 03:42 PM |

Dr Philip Shaw will explore the pagan origins of the oldest festival of the Christian Church in ‘Fixing Easter’ event on 6 April

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Sensational discovery of previously unseen Adrian Mole diary

Sensational discovery of previously unseen Adrian Mole diary

Posted by mjs76 at Apr 01, 2017 09:05 AM |

Historians at the University of Leicester have discovered a previously unknown extract from the diary of local author Adrian Mole, hailing it as “the social history find of the century.”

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How forensic statistics nailed the identity of the ‘Last Plantagenet’

How forensic statistics nailed the identity of the ‘Last Plantagenet’

Posted by er134 at Mar 21, 2017 04:07 PM |

Professor Kevin Schürer to give free public talk on Tuesday 28 March in the Centre for Medicine

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Crime writer and creator of Inspector Morse dies

Crime writer and creator of Inspector Morse dies

Posted by pt91 at Mar 21, 2017 04:50 PM |

University pays tribute to honorary graduate Colin Dexter

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Academic revives Joe Orton’s mischievous alter ego ‘Mrs Edna Welthorpe’

Academic revives Joe Orton’s mischievous alter ego ‘Mrs Edna Welthorpe’

Posted by ap507 at Mar 16, 2017 03:38 PM |

A production of What the Butler Saw at Curve prompts an unusual response

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22 Funded PhD places available across the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

22 Funded PhD places available across the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

Posted by vs156 at Mar 31, 2017 02:46 PM |

Schools and departments across the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities have been awarded posts for Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) and Graduate Research Assistants (GRAs) for September 2017 entry.

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Leicester PhD graduate’s debut novel among most anticipated books of 2017

Leicester PhD graduate’s debut novel among most anticipated books of 2017

Posted by es328 at Feb 21, 2017 01:02 PM |

Dr Sabyn Javeri’s 'Nobody Killed Her' is featured in the fiction category on Huffington Post India’s most anticipated list of 2017

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University celebrates largest online collection of local oral history recordings in the UK

University celebrates largest online collection of local oral history recordings in the UK

Posted by es328 at Feb 20, 2017 01:31 PM |

‘400 Voices of Leicester’ launch event to celebrate the digitisation of the Leicester Oral History Archive

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Is this a new chapter for our literary economy?

Is this a new chapter for our literary economy?

Posted by pt91 at Feb 16, 2017 11:55 AM |

CAMEo to host symposium on the changing role of literature, writing and writers in the creative economy on 24 February

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