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Media note: Anthropocene Working Group (AWG)

Posted by ap507 at Aug 29, 2016 01:11 PM |

The Working Group on the 'Anthropocene' (AWG), which includes University of Leicester geologists, will provide its summary of evidence and its provisional recommendations on a potential new geological time interval at the 35th International Geological Congress in South Africa between 27 August - 4 September

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Artist Faiza Butt hopes to make a difference in this politically-charged touring art exhibition

Posted by pt91 at Aug 26, 2016 04:26 PM |

Attenborough Arts Centre to host ‘Paracosm’ from 14 October to 18 December

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Joe Orton’s Loot: 50 Years On

Posted by pt91 at Aug 26, 2016 11:48 AM |

Joe Orton's celebrated and controversial play Loot explored by his friends, family and fans 50 years after its London premiere

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Expert comment: ‘Hijacking’ of religious symbols by extremists intensifies rifts and tensions

Posted by ap507 at Aug 26, 2016 11:46 AM |

Dr Saeeda Shah from the University of Leicester discusses how Islamic symbols are distorted through extremism

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Expert comment: Understanding how wildfires impact ecosystems could improve predictions of future climate changes

Posted by ap507 at Aug 26, 2016 10:39 AM |

Dr Kirsten Barrett from the University of Leicester discusses the impact of wildfires on society and climate in southern Siberia

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Gender relations in bars and nightclubs explored in new exhibition

Posted by er134 at Aug 25, 2016 10:47 AM |

Artwork by University of Leicester researchers featured in new exhibition as part of Liverpool Biennial art festival

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