October 2010

Life in Leicester: David Attenborough returns to his roots for TV documentary

Life in Leicester: David Attenborough returns to his roots for TV documentary

Posted by mjs76 at Oct 25, 2010 03:35 PM |

Doyen of natural history broadcasters recalls his childhood on campus.

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Top Asian writers discuss love in the modern age

Top Asian writers discuss love in the modern age

Posted by mjs76 at Oct 25, 2010 12:35 PM |

The 2010 South Asian Literature Festival comes to the University of Leicester this Friday, 29 October, with a panel discussion featuring three leading British Asian authors.

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National museums and national identities: new book from international collaboration

National museums and national identities: new book from international collaboration

Posted by mjs76 at Oct 25, 2010 10:19 AM |

How British is the British Museum? Or indeed, how much does any national museum reflect national identity? It’s one of those questions so basic and obvious that it is rarely asked. Until now.

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What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Oct 24, 2010 09:00 AM |

Events from Monday 25 October to Sunday 31 October 2010.

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A choice of viewing: public lectures on astronomy and architecture

A choice of viewing: public lectures on astronomy and architecture

Posted by mjs76 at Oct 22, 2010 04:22 PM |

A brace of lectures next Tuesday, 26 October, cater for audiences with different interests.

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Sing this corrosion to me: a simple device to measure dezincification of brass

Sing this corrosion to me: a simple device to measure dezincification of brass

Posted by mc234 at Oct 20, 2010 04:20 PM |

Leicester researcher finds industrial application for his fingerprint technology.

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