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Merry Monarchs: Charles II and Charles III

A Mirroring of Two Monarchs

Professor Mark Knights is a Director of Postgraduate Research Studies in our History Department. Here, he asks if we can draw comparisons between Britain’s new monarch, King Charles III, and Charles II, who reigned more than 300 years before him.

#FacultyofArtsatHome - Global Health: The Cuban Internationalist Solidarity Programme

In the final episode of the #FacultyofArtsatHome series, Professor Stéphanie Panichelli-Batalla gets us thinking about health and its delivery from a global perspective, by sharing her research on the Cuban Internationalist Solidarity Programme.

ListenLink opens in a new window to find out more about what healthcare means to the professionals on the programme, as well as how the programme itself has impacted Cuban society.

Future of Fashion Webinar

A recent webinar is available to watch on the Future of Fashion. Join Rachel Sandby-Thomas, Registrar, and a panel of academic and alumni experts, including Professor of Global History and Culture, Giorgio Riello from the Department of History, to gain an insight into the world of fashion and retail through the lens of artificial intelligence and rich data, and learn more about the future of this globally-influential sector.

Tue 11 Jan 2022, 11:26 | Tags: Event History Global History and Culture

Faculty of Arts at Home 12 - Health, Wellbeing and the Arts: Queer Immigrants of Colour, Coventry 1970 to Now

In the final of our ‘Health, Wellbeing and the Arts’ Faculty of Arts at Home films, hear about the research journey of Dr Somak Biswas (Institute for Advanced Studies, Global History and Cultures) and Dr Sara Bamdad (Sociology, now at the University of Kent) on their fascinating project, ‘Queer Immigrants of Colour, Coventry 1970 to Now’. As well as discussing some of their findings, they talk about the challenges of doing this research in lockdown.