Professor Graham White has been appointed as the new Head of Drama, Theatre and Performance, taking over from Professor Jennifer Parker-Starbuck in January.
Posted: 8 December 2017
Professor White has been at Roehampton for a number of years and is a playwright, researcher and lecturer, with interests in playwriting practices, modern drama and cultural history and performance in the law. He has had a number of plays broadcast on the BBC, and his adaptation for Radio 3 of BS Johnson's 1960s experimental novel The Unfortunates won a BBC Audio Drama Award for Innovation.
Anna Gough-Yates, Deputy Provost Academic Development, has congratulated Professor White saying, “The Department of Drama, Theatre and Performance is renowned for its cutting-edge performance practice and critical theory. Professor White has a wealth of experience both at Roehampton and as a playwright and will continue to ensure the success of the department”.
For more information on Drama, Theatre and Performance and our wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, please visit the department page.
Roehampton students and staff to support local children’s literature festival for third year
This May, Barnes Children's Literature Festival returns to south west London with the University as its lead partner.
Posted: 13 April 2018
Darwin grant awarded to build new resilient ecosystems in the British Virgin Isles
A new collaboration between Dr Louise Soanes, the RSPB and conservationists in the Caribbean aims to improve scientific understanding of ecosystem resilience
Posted: 28 March 2018
Roehampton celebrates graduation for Pathways to Law students
On the 26 February, 24 Year 13 students graduated from University of Roehampton’s first Pathways to Law programme. Over the past two years students have learnt about the essential skills required in preparation for a career in law through engaging sessions run by lecturers from Roehampton’s law school.
Posted: 21 March 2018