The University of Roehampton is holding a free event on Saturday 25th November, as part of the national Being Human Festival – which aims to engage the public with the latest innovative research taking place across the humanities.
Award-winning academic and TV Historian, Dr Suzannah Lipscomb, joins the University of Roehampton’s expanding History team as Reader in Early Modern History.
Professor Sylvia Ellis has been elected to serve as Secretary of the British Association for American Studies (BAAS), the UK's leading organisation for research on the United States.
A book written by Daniel Taylor, a Political Philosophy Doctoral student, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Orwell Prize.
Professor Glyn Parry has uncovered evidence that places the apprentice of the famed alchemist, magician and adviser to Queen Elizabeth I, John Dee, as the prime suspect in an Elizabethan murder case
Head of the Department of Humanities and Professor of Classics, Mike Edwards, will be announced as Emeritus Professor at the University of the Peloponnese at the end of April.
The University is adding to its expertise in modern and contemporary history, welcoming five new academics to the Humanities Department in 2017.
Ted Vallance, Professor of History at the University of Roehampton, features on the second episode of BBC 4’s new history documentary series, ‘British History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley’, explaining why the so-called fibs about historical events persist and how they have shaped our national story.