Dickens’ novel has exceeded expectations to become one of his most-adapted works. It has inspired everything from films, plays, pop songs and musicals. A researcher has been considering the novel’s global reach, impact and relevance
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An AHRC-funded network project is asking some important questions about the anniversary of the First World War
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From the world of high fashion to the world of high-tech, Jenny Tillotson, with the help of the AHRC, is on the verge of realising the full potential of her research.
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What was women’s experience of the First World War? Is it possible to generalise at all? An AHRC-funded network has been investigating these and other questions.
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A ground breaking BBC documentary calls for a re-evaluation of writer and composer Ivor Gurney.
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A major new resource is giving us a fuller picture than ever of the mind of Britain’s greatest scientist
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BBC Wildlife Magazine's Ben Hoare discusses the new abundance of UK nature books
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An in-depth look at two of the eight scholars from Iraq who were awarded a scholarship for two months to attend training or undertake research at a UK host institution.
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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.
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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.
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