Posted: 17 April 2014
Organised by Dr Deborah Jermyn, author of the Wayne State University Press book on the series, Sex and the City Ten Years On attracted delegates from all over the UK and Europe, and from as far afield as China and India.
The delegates revisited the impact the show had on the TV landscape and reflected on its legacy.
Speakers included current CRFAC postgraduate student, Theodora Thomadakis, as well as prominent Sex and the City scholars such as Kim Akass, Janet McCabe, Beatriz Oria and Professor Mandy Merck.
The conference, which was co-sponsored by MeCCSA's Women's Media Studies Network, ended with a reception to launch the new audiobook version of Deborah's book, which is part of Wayne State University Press' TV Milestones series.
Deborah’s guest blog for Critical Studies in Television about the anniversary can be read at here.
Prestigious trust grants Roehampton academic £106,000
A Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship has been awarded to Dr Mark Jary by the Leverhulme Trust to work on a book investigating a revolutionary emerging theory on how language works.
Posted: 7 February 2018
MA Translation student receives recognition for innovative research
Kathleen Cyr, MA Specialised Translation student, has received a special commendation from the Institute of Translation and Interpreting for her MA dissertation on the translation of Japanese TV shows.
Posted: 9 June 2017
Students put skills to practise at Literature Festival
For the second year running, students from the University of Roehampton used their skills to support the Barnes Children's Literature Festival, for whom the University is the official Creative Partner.
Posted: 19 May 2017