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.
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