Posted: 2 September 2013
Dr Ann David, Head of the Dance Department here at the University of Roehampton, is showcasing a new research project on the cultural history of Southall with Dr Jerri Daboo of the University of Essex, this Saturday, 7th September 2013, at the Centre for Creative Collaboration in Central London.
'A Cultural History of Southall', funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, investigates the range of performance and art forms in relation to political events and social organisations in Southall over the past forty years. The research looks at performance and art forms such as bhangra, giddha, gatka, music, film and photography.
Among the events taking place at the symposium will be:
Staff and students are welcome to attend the Asian Performing Arts Forum event
When: Saturday 7th September
Where: Centre for Creative Collaboration, 16 Acton Street, London, WC1X 9NG.
Time: 1.30pm – 6pm, followed by drinks and snacks.
Booking: Tickets are free but places are limited. Click here for tickets.
State-of-the-art new therapy is offered to the community
The University of Roehampton is inviting members of the community to come forward for free therapy sessions - as part of an innovative new therapy research programme aimed at helping people who are experiencing depression.
Posted: 9 November 2017
Discover 18th Century artefacts at the University of Roehampton
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.
Posted: 3 November 2017
RoeReads is back for its third year
The University, in association with the Booker Prize Foundation, is offering every student a copy of this year's RoeReads book, Room by Emma Donoghue.
Posted: 19 October 2017