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Three new star wars films - expert comment from Zoe Shacklock

Zoe Shacklock from the University of Warwick’s Department of Film and Television Studies comments on the announcement of three new Star Wars films.

Fri 10 November 2017, 11:48 | Tags: Expert comment, Film & Television, Culture

Professor Steve Fuller comments on the 'monkey selfie' judgement

As photographer David Slater wins a two-year US court fight over who owns the copyright in the 'monkey selfie' captured on his camera, Professor Steve Fuller, Auguste Comte Professor of Social Epistemology, Department of Sociology, University of Warwick, comments.

Tue 12 September 2017, 13:42 | Tags: America, Culture, animal rights, intellectual property

More skills and resources should be shared across the country; tackling the geographical imbalance in the arts

More must be done to the address the imbalance in arts funding between London and the rest of the country. That's the conclusion of a Culture, Media and Sport Committee report out today (15 December).

Dr Eric Jensen, Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer), Department of Sociology,says sharing skills as well as collections could be the answer

Thu 15 December 2016, 15:22 | Tags: Academic Staff, Theatre, Arts, Culture, Sociology

Arts funding imbalance: more must be done report finds

More must be done to the address the imbalance in arts funding between London and the rest of the country. That's the conclusion of a Culture, Media and Sport Committee report out today (15 December). Chris Bilton , Reader, School of Theatre Studies says the government has been urged to address this imbalance since the 1980s, with relatively little effect


On National Poetry Day, Jack McGowan performance poet and creative writing tutor at the University of Warwick, comments on finding new ways for people to engage in poetry

Jack McGowan, performance poet and creative writing tutor at the University of Warwick, say National Poetry Day should not be an excuse to dust off a few half-remembered verses and then forget about poetry for another year. McGowan’s PhD research explores the nature of performance poetry and is entitled Slam the Book: The role of performance in contemporary UK poetry.

Thu 06 October 2016, 10:44 | Tags: University of Warwick, Poetry, Culture, Performance

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