Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:48:00 GMT
In an astonishing coincidence, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s speech announcing moves towards a second independence referendum coincided precisely with an RSE-funded workshop organised by CCPR on the national press, civil society and constitutional identity in Scotland.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:23:00 GMT
Philip Schlesinger, Professor in Cultural Policy, has been awarded a Robert Schuman Fellowship at the European University Institute in Florence. An award for distinguished scholars made by invitation only, this will run from March to June 2018.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:30:00 GMT
The Glasgow Glam Rock Dialogues is a collaborative project led by David Archibald and Carl Lavery from the School of Culture and Creative Arts. It is an attempt to “perform thinking” in front of a live audience, and mixes Brechtian techniques with a glam rock aesthetic.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:48:00 GMT
A special issue of the open access journal Film-Philosophy (Vol 20: 1, 2016) edited by Prof David Martin-Jones (in the wake of the 2014 annual conference hosted by Martin-Jones at the University of Glasgow), has been shortlisted in the best edited collection category of the British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies Annual Awards competition.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:42:00 GMT
Working in collaboration with Education Scotland, and teaching practitioners, Prof David Martin-Jones helped produce teaching materials for the Scottish National Curriculum for Excellence: How Others See Us On Film.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:02:00 GMT
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:34:00 GMT
A film tourism guide entitled Set in Scotland: A Film Fan’s Odyssey, published by Visit Scotland on October 2015 and including input drawn from the research of Prof David Martin-Jones, won the “Best External Publication” award at the 2016 Chartered Institute of Public Relations Excellence Awards, London (category 20).
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:33:00 GMT
Professor Dee Heddon (James Arnott Chair) to deliver the second Dennis Cosgrove memorial lecture, organised by the Royal Holloway Centre for the GeoHumanities as part of a Tate Exchange day on the theme of environments, encounters and exchanges.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:37:00 GMT
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:02:00 BST
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:56:00 BST
We are looking to appoint two outstanding post-doctoral research associates to work on ‘Television Production in Transition: Independence, Scale and Sustainability’, a 3-year research project led by Professor Gillian Doyle (PI), funded by the Economic & Social Research Council, based in CCPR and starting on April 1, 2017.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:42:00 BST
Gillian Doyle, Director of CCPR, attended the opening of Ofcom's new office in Edinburgh on Thursday 6 October at which the ribbon was cut by Sharon White, Ofcom's Chief Executive along with members of her senior management team, including Mark Sweeney, Director of Government and Regulatory Affairs, and Glenn Preston, the new Director Scotland.
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 11:23:00 BST
Janet Beat, affiliate lecturer in Music has been included in a recent book on early electronic music. It recognises her pioneering work in musique concrete and shows that she is the 2nd woman composer in the UK in this sphere as her 1st pieces were composed in 1957.