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Exhibition: Cinephilia and Collecting

Running in our Peltz Gallery 7 October - 16 December: A Museum of the Everyday.

Evening study

We offer evening courses European cultures and languages, Latin American studies and much more...

Historic building with 21st Century facilities

Find out more about our Georgian building, award-winning cinema and newly refurbished gallery...

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Birkbeck rated top in the country in five subject areas in National Student Survey

Birkbeck has been rated number one in the country for overall course satisfaction in five subject areas, according to the 2016 National Student Survey (NSS), announced today (10 August).

New Publication: Narratives in Motion - Journalism and Modernist Events in 1920s Portugal

Dr Luis Trindade, Senior Lecturer in Portuguese Studies, has just had his book on Portuguese journalism and modernism in the 1920s published by Berghahn.