With the AHRC-Smithsonian Fellowships in Digital Scholarship call currently open, we spoke to a PhD student who’s already had the chance of a placement at the Smithsonian.
Read more about AHRC-Smithsonian Fellowships: Using Smithsonian's data to create a new interactive timeline
The rising popularity of women's football has given the sport the power to tackle gender issues right across society – especially in football mad countries like Brazil – according to the Principal Investigator of a major AHRC-funded project.
Read more about How women in sport are empowering women in society
Charles Rennie Mackintosh left an exceptional body of work across arts, architecture and interior design. He was someone who was very much of his time – but who was also looking to the future through his work, and who has remained enduringly popular.
Read more about Collecting the Legacy of Charles Rennie Mackintosh
These are important questions that human beings have been asking for centuries - which is why it makes good sense to study what was written long ago if you are looking for some answers.
Read more about How to be a good person: the importance of learning from the classics
A new historical project aims to prove the value of the arts and humanities to education and post-conflict development in Iraq and neighbouring countries.
Read more about The Nahrein Network
The arts and humanities have a vital role to play in strengthening democracy around the world, according to Professor Emma Crewe, director of the new Global Research Network on Parliaments and People, based at School of Oriental and African Studies, (SOAS) University of London.
Read more about Global Research Network on Parliaments and People
We asked you to send in your recommendations for superb summer reads. We’ve picked some of our favourites and put them below with some top recommendations from AHRC staff to form the ultimate summer reading list.
Read more about AHRC's Summer Reading List 2018
The arts and humanities can be a route towards better health - as these remarkable projects show.
Read more about Spotlight on: Best doctoral or early career research nominations
This week we throw the spotlight on the five projects and lead researchers that have been nominated for the best research category as part of the Arts & Humanities Research Council and Wellcome Trust’s Health Humanities Medal 2018.
Read more about Spotlight on: the Best Research award nominations
As this grand sporting jamboree tumbles ever on it's easy to forget the tense political atmosphere lurking around the edges of the games
Read more about Russia 2018: How world class football can 'normailse' unacceptable politics