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Spring Term events in the School of Arts

Film screenings, lectures, workshops and exhibitions in the School of Arts.

Opening the door to the Humanities

Dr Martin Eve explains the significance of the Open Library of the Humanities, launching this week.

Our research

Find out about some of the research projects undertaken by academics in the department

New Peltz Gallery exhibition

Manual Labours: The Complaining Body is a one month exhibition at the Peltz Gallery and presents the process, findings and analysis of an 18 month long investigation into the physical and emotional affects of complaining, receiving complaints and not being able to complain in the context of work.

Birkbeck student produces award-winning play

Stefania Bochicchio, who is currently studying for a BA in English at Birkbeck, is producing an award winning production of Richard III.

Application deadline approaches for fully funded creative writing scholarship

Applications to scholarship for budding writer from disadvantaged background close on 15th February

Austrian Science Fund announces support of Open Library of Humanities

FWF to support of new Birkbeck-led model for open-access publishing in the humanities disciplines