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16 May 2019
Last month the book 'America and Romania in the Cold War: A Differentiated Détente, 1969-80' was published by Routledge.
14 May 2019
This book focuses on ambulatory performances and performative installations, asking how they stage movement and in turn mobilize the stage.
14 May 2019
Thinking Through Theatre and Performance presents a bold and innovative approach to the study of theatre and performance.


20 May 2019 12:00 - 13:00
Jelmar Hugen will present his new research project.
20 May 2019 15:15 - 18:00
Dr Surekha Davies will give a lecture titled "Curiosity Cabinets in Early Modern Europe: Spaces of Disruption, 1550-1725".
21 May 2019 15:30 - 17:00
On May 21 Prof. Anita Guerrini will deliver the lecture "When we were giants: Fossils and the material origins of early modern nationalism".