Posted: 6 January 2014
The two-day conference featured discussion and debate among thirty international scholars on the contributions of Christians and Christian ideas to freedom (political, civic, economic, and religious) historically and in the contemporary world. It was the culmination of a two-year research initiative, an undertaking of the Templeton Foundation-funded Religious Freedom Project of Georgetown University’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs.
The conference was attended by academics, church leaders and media representatives. One of the highlights of the event was an audience with Pope Francis in the Vatican.
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
Historian and broadcaster Dr Suzannah Lipscomb joins Roehampton
Award-winning academic and TV Historian, Dr Suzannah Lipscomb, joins the University of Roehampton’s expanding History team as Reader in Early Modern History.
Posted: 30 August 2017
New Secretary of UK’s leading organisation for American Studies is Roehampton Professor
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.
Posted: 31 May 2017