Michael Jackson's nuanced relationship with his skin colour is often overlooked. A researcher argues that he used his stage performances and videos to critique racist constructions of blackness.
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A research project is exploring the meaning of Sufism in the modern age.
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An AHRC-funded network is exploring an under-researched topic - pacifism and anti-militarism during and after the First World War.
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A new app allows visitors to Florence to explore the city's past using modern technology.
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An AHRC research project has been exploring how commonly-held perspectives on the First World War have largely been shaped in our schools.
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An AHRC research project has been investigating how access to the internet is filtered in public libraries.
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A major new resource explores the representation and reality of wrongdoing in Spain.
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Has any artist’s work been more profoundly shaped by the First World War than the African-American painter Horace Pippin’s?
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Our latest feature article looks at what social media tells us about contemporary literature and reading habits.
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A Northern Irish theatre company is showing how theatre can humanise the past and hold up a different lens to what we think we know.
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