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BBC News asks “How broad is the research?”

The BBC news site today presents several examples of ‘unusual’ PhD work across the UK, featuring vampires, cows, and erotic shoes (in three separate examples, sadly).

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School of the Arts researchers on the radio

Submitted by Larissa Allwork

Alan Smith broadcast on American Radio

It is a great pleasure to announce that Alan Smith, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing in the School of the Arts has recently been interviewed for North Carolina Public Radio.  You can listen back to his interview, ‘Debating Philosophy in Prisons’, using the player below, or access it from the show’s website.

See also the celebration of Alan Smith’s work in The Guardian.

TV Fangdom Conference on Radio Northampton

On 8th May, Reader in Television Studies, Dr Lorna Jowett appeared on BBC Radio Northampton to talk about the upcoming TV Fangdom Conference on Television Vampires which will be held at the School of the Arts (7-8 June 2013).

To  listen back:

You will find it approximately 2 hours and ten minutes into the show.