The AHRC's Leadership Fellow for Heritage, Professor Rodney Harrison, and his colleague on the Heritage Futures research programme at the UCL Institute of Archaeology, Dr Sarah May, look at the difficulties of gaining UNESCO 'inscription' and the implications once achieved.
Dr Hetta Howes, lecturer in Medieval Literature and an AHRC New Generation Thinker, looks at the connections between women and water in 12th century devotional texts.
In its first year, the AHRC-funded Living with Monuments project has made a critical discovery that may explain the origins of the world-famous Neolithic henge monument at Avebury.
Theme Leadership Fellow for Translating Cultures, Professor Charles Forsdick discusses the importance language, translation and the notion of voicelessness
Professor Tony Prescott tells us about the cultural impact the robot companions of Star War has had
Emphasising the fundamental role of arts and humanities research in the global challenges of our time.
"I'm excited to show how music and wider arts programmes are being developed in partnership with the health sector."
Peter Coates, Professor of American and Environmental History at the University of Bristol, shares his favourite pieces of nature writing.
"We need to listen to children more. Especially when they are talking about difficult subjects such as war and violence"
In this interview Rory Cormac, Associate Professor of International Relations at the University of Nottingham talks all things espionage and what Britain got up to between 1945 and 1968.
This week we talk to Dr Simon Beard from the Centre for Existential Risk, University of Cambridge
Dr Christopher Bannister talks about his research, becoming a New Generation Thinker and the chance to make programmes for BBC Radio 3
An innovative collaboration between the University of Oxford and the National Trust is enhancing visitor engagement
Andrew Chitty, the AHRC’s first Creative Economy Champion is looking forward to championing and supporting the creative industries through research and partnerships
How many senses do we have? Professor Barry Smith explores them all in his new series The Uncommon Sense
Professor Máire Ní Mhaonaigh, specialist in Celtic and Medieval Studies and Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge, tells us about St Patrick, and how digitization of medieval texts has helped reveal for all the history of the much-loved Irish saint.
BBC Radio 3 is known for its flagship musical events, but it is so much more. Station controller, Alan Davey, talks about the station's wider strategy.
As today marks 100 years since the revolution began, we hear, for the first time, the story of Leokadiya Kashperova; a female composer once embedded in the bourgious life of St Petersburg, and her musical life in the wake of the revolution.
Dr Stefano Evangelista's research project The Love of Strangers: Literary Cosmopolitanism in the English ‘Fin de Siècle’ investigates 19th Century cosmopolitanism and its echoes in today's debates.
Rodney Harrison, the AHRC's Leadership Fellow in Heritage, talks about natural' and 'cultural' heritage, the spaces between them and how we might get different professions to talk about heritage.