Professor Adrian Heathfield from the Department of Drama, Theatre and Performance has received research awards from the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the European Research Council.
Posted: 16 April 2013
Professor Adrian Heathfield from the Department of Drama, Theatre and Performance has received two significant research awards. He is the recipient of a Follow-on Funding award from the Arts and Humanities Research Council for his continuing work on Performance Matters. This research project investigates the cultural value of performance art and live art. The award will see Professor Heathfield realise and distribute a number of filmed dialogues in 2013 arising from his work with partners Goldsmiths, University of London and the Live Art Development Agency.
Professor Heathfield has also been awarded a prestigious Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship from the European Research Council (2014-2016) through which he will become an international fellow at Columbia University, New York in order to conduct a research project called Curating the Ephemeral. This project investigates curatorial practice within and without visual art institutions in relation to ephemeral and immaterial art.
Lecturer is appointed to advise the Scottish Government on human rights
A Senior Law Lecturer at the University of Roehampton has been appointed as a member on a new expert panel, advising on the future of human rights in Scotland.
Posted: 17 January 2018
The life of Frankenstein’s creator uncovered by leading Roehampton Professor
Professor Fiona Sampson's new book reveals discoveries that offer a richer understanding of the woman behind Frankenstein.
Posted: 10 January 2018
Professor’s drama, Far From The Madding Crowd, airs on BBC Radio 4
Professor Graham White’s 2013 adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Far From The Madding Crowd featured on BBC Radio 4 and available on IPlayer for the next month.
Posted: 9 January 2018