Press Releases • Jan 22, 2018 08:00 GMT
Pete Newbon, Lecturer in Romantic and Victorian Literature at Northumbria University discusses #MeToo, Sleeping Beauty and the often controversial history of fairy tales for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Jan 19, 2018 16:00 GMT
Tomorrow marks both the 25th anniversary of Bill Clinton’s inauguration as President of the United States of America and the first anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration. Marking this historic weekend, American Studies lecturer Patrick Andelic, considers the similarities and differences between the often controversial Clinton and Trump Presidencies in an article written for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Jan 19, 2018 08:45 GMT
Professor of Modern History, Matthew Kelly, discusses Britannia, Druids and the surprisingly modern origins of myths for The Conversation.
Prize-winning student entrepreneurs share their tips for social enterprise success at key conference
Press Releases • Jan 18, 2018 12:09 GMT
A talented team of Northumbria University students took centre stage at a prestigious North East conference to discuss the creation of their entrepreneurial society and successful journey together.
Press Releases • Jan 17, 2018 12:24 GMT
Northumbria University’s Head of Architecture has published a new book highlighting the importance and significance of visitor centres at major tourist destinations.
Press Releases • Jan 17, 2018 09:56 GMT
A former Williams Formula One aerodynamics expert has joined Northumbria University, Newcastle, to lead new research using its recently installed, state-of-the-art wind tunnel facilities.
Press Releases • Jan 16, 2018 12:23 GMT
Associate Professor in Education, Sean McCusker , discusses the power of Lego for The Conversation.
EXPERT COMMENT: New housing can be affordable and homely if builders learn lessons from the car industry – and IKEA
Press Releases • Jan 12, 2018 11:40 GMT
Associate Professor in Architecture and Built Environment, David Morton, discusses affordable housing for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Jan 08, 2018 16:37 GMT
With a global reputation for high quality Nursing degrees, Northumbria University, Newcastle has started training more nurses in Malta to help the country’s national nursing shortage.
Press Releases • Jan 05, 2018 14:49 GMT
The first students to study on a new 18-month full-time work-based nursing degree have graduated, and with flying colours.
EXPERT COMMENT: How our minds construct the past, present and future depends on our relationship with time
Press Releases • Jan 03, 2018 13:12 GMT
Dr Sarah Duffy, Senior Lecturer in Languages and Linguistics at Northumbria University, discusses different perspectives of time for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Dec 20, 2017 09:15 GMT
Katy Jenkins, Associate Professor of International Development and Co-Director of the Centre for International Development at Northumbria University, writes in Discover Society about her sociological photography project.
EXPERT COMMENT: Cat Person: a creative writing expert on why you should read the short story for the #metoo age
Press Releases • Dec 19, 2017 16:35 GMT
Tony Williams, Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Northumbria University, discusses Kristen Roupenian's debut book: Cat Person, which has gone viral worldwide for it's take on modern-day dating.
EXPERT COMMENT: The Dunciad: Giles Coren’s sexist attack on Jane Austen has unpleasant echoes of Alexander Pope
Press Releases • Dec 18, 2017 14:37 GMT
Claudine Van Hensbergen, Senior Lecturer in 18th Century English Literature, discusses language used by Giles Coren when criticising Jane Austen literature. In his latest documentary, and accompanying article, Giles Coren reinvents himself as a literary critic. The problem is, he’s not a very good one.