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As part of the two week Pride Festival in London, blue plaques around the capital have been given a rainbow makeover to acknowledge the individuals who lived there as part of the LGBT+ community, alongside their literary, economic or artistic achievements.

28 June 2017

The TEF aims to bolster social mobility and tackle inequality by allowing students to fulfil their aspirations and progress onto their chosen careers and Birkbeck’s Silver award recognises our unique and successful model for doing just that

22 June 2017

This prize is a bequest made by Dorothy Beckford, a former Birkbeck student who worked as an Adult Education Organiser, from a total donation of £50,000. The scholarship will pay for Okuboyejo’s fees for the next academic year.

20 June 2017

This international conference emerges out of a shared sense that feminism today is confronted with a set of acute challenges, which are in urgent need of new resources and critical insight. It will be held on 22-24 June, and tickets are now available to book.

15 June 2017

The Stuart Hall PhD Scholarship at Birkbeck has been awarded to Matt Martin, who will begin his PhD studies at the Department of English and Humanities and Birkbeck Contemporary Poetics Research Centre later this year. Matt’s project will be entitled Nation Language Poetry as Political Resistance in the Caribbean and the UK.

25 April 2017

Nearly a thousand graduates will celebrate achieving a qualification

19 April 2017

Professor Warner said on the appointment: “It is a huge honour and a great surprise to become President of the RSL. Literature has been my life – reading, writing, listening. I believe it matters to all of us, as individuals and in our relations with one another, now and stretching back to the past."

06 April 2017

New exhibition runs from 6 April – 4 May 2017

21 March 2017

Birkbeck has been rated within the world’s top 100 institutions for English and Philosophy in the 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject, published today [8 March 2017].

08 March 2017

Martin Paul Eve, Professor of Literature, Technology and Publishing at Birkbeck, has been shortlisted for a Guardian University Award for Inspirational Leadership.

02 March 2017