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Acclaimed writers to speak at Leicester for Evelyn Waugh conference

Acclaimed writers to speak at Leicester for Evelyn Waugh conference

Posted by pt91 at Apr 15, 2014 03:16 PM |

University of Leicester conference for the Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh project will include talks by Selina Hastings, William Boyd and Paula Byrne

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New 50th anniversary edition of Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr Sloane uncovers key changes made to script

New 50th anniversary edition of Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr Sloane uncovers key changes made to script

Posted by ap507 at Apr 14, 2014 02:05 PM |

Dr Emma Parker, of the University of Leicester’s School of English, has produced a new edition of Orton’s Entertaining Mr Sloane to mark the 50th anniversary of the play’s premiere on Tuesday 6 May

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Influential academic Richard Hoggart dies

Posted by pt91 at Apr 11, 2014 01:10 PM |

Former Leicester academic gave key testimony at Lady Chatterley’s Lover trial

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Leicester Distinguished Honorary Fellow and creator of Adrian Mole series dies

Leicester Distinguished Honorary Fellow and creator of Adrian Mole series dies

Posted by pt91 at Apr 11, 2014 10:15 AM |

University tributes on the death of honorary graduate and Leicester-born author Sue Townsend

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Examining student perceptions of learning outcomes

Examining student perceptions of learning outcomes

Posted by ap507 at Apr 08, 2014 01:10 PM |

New paper published in Teaching in Higher Education by the Learning Outcomes Project

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Georgian chocolate-making rooms opened to the public

Georgian chocolate-making rooms opened to the public

Posted by ap507 at Mar 27, 2014 01:10 PM |

Dr Kate Loveman's discovery contributes to historic recipe for royal chocolate at Hampton Court Palace

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The Sounds of the Cultural Quarter

The Sounds of the Cultural Quarter

Posted by er134 at Mar 21, 2014 04:25 PM |

New project to investigate sounds of Leicester's past and present

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