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University of Warwick academic awarded funding from The British Academy/Wolfson Fellowships Awards

The British Academy/Wolfson Fellowships Awards will be providing funding to Dr James Poskett, Associate Professor in the History of Science and Technology at the University of Warwick.

Thu 25 May 2023, 14:41 | Tags: Faculty of Arts, Academic staff, British Academy, History

Silence speaks a thousand words

Researchers at the University of Warwick are working with a professional storyteller to bring a 13th century story about nonbinary gender identity to new audiences.

Rules of engagement: the five of rules of love in Regency England

More than just late-night escapism and bingeworthy TV, period dramas encourage fascination and intrigue into fact vs fiction. The likes of Bridgerton, and its upcoming prequel highlights that for would be lovers in Georgian England, rules of engagement were a far cry from dating apps and romantic love in the modern world.

Wed 19 Apr 2023, 11:42 | Tags: Faculty of Arts, Television, History, Arts

Foundling Museum exhibition sheds new light on Georgian Era African and Asian children

Research by a University of Warwick academic has resulted in an exhibition at the Foundling Museum, examining the history of African and Asian foundling children in the Georgian Era.

Tue 10 Jan 2023, 13:01 | Tags: Immigration, Africa, Arts and Humanities, asia, History, Ethnic Relations

Warwick Centre for Global Jewish Studies arrives

A new Centre for Global Jewish Studies has been created at the University of Warwick, Co-directors Dr Anna Hájková and Professor Stephen Shapiro say that the Centre’s goal is to increase awareness, promote conversation, and lead research into the richness and variety of Jewish heritage.

Mon 10 Oct 2022, 15:48 | Tags: research, History

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