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EXPERT COMMENT: Meet the raunchy dance teachers who helped shape the modern world

EXPERT COMMENT: Meet the raunchy dance teachers who helped shape the modern world

Press releases   •   Nov 11, 2019 13:11 GMT

​Rachael Durkin and Katherine Butler, senior lecturers in Music at Northumbria University discuss the history of dance masters and how this has impacted modern Britain.

Dancing on the Tyne

Dancing on the Tyne

Press releases   •   Nov 07, 2019 09:15 GMT

Music and dances composed by an 18th-century dancing master will be brought back to life during an event in Newcastle later this month – with members of the public invited to come along and take part.

Exploring your digital life after death

Exploring your digital life after death

Press releases   •   Oct 30, 2019 13:20 GMT

A unique installation, which invites members of the public to reconsider how they think about death, will open in Newcastle next week.

The value of volunteering – exploring the experiences of young refugees in Uganda

The value of volunteering – exploring the experiences of young refugees in Uganda

Press releases   •   Oct 29, 2019 14:20 GMT

The role and impact of volunteering on the lives of young African refugees will be explored over the next two years as part of a major project, led by Professor Matt Baillie Smith of Northumbria University.

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Shakespeare Club takes to the road

Shakespeare Club takes to the road

News   •   Apr 23, 2019 13:08 BST

Iconic buildings and locations across the North East will play host to a series of discussions exploring some of Shakespeare’s most famous plays.

 Graduate internship scheme helps fund recruitment for growing business

Graduate internship scheme helps fund recruitment for growing business

News   •   Sep 06, 2017 15:14 BST

Alumni of Northumbria University are growing their own businesses by recruiting fellow graduates through funding available via the University

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BxNU Master of Fine Art (MFA) Open Event - 21st April

BxNU Master of Fine Art (MFA) Open Event - 21st April

Events   •   Apr 20, 2016 17:04 BST

A chance for prospective applicants to visit BALTIC 39, meet staff and current students and hear about our unique BxNU Master of Fine Art (MFA), awarded and delivered by Northumbria University in partnership with BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art. Booking is not essential but please register your interest.

Apr 21, 11:30 - 13:00 BST

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 Public Lecture Series: Professor Ian Davidson

Public Lecture Series: Professor Ian Davidson

Events   •   Feb 05, 2016 15:04 GMT

Professor Ian Davidson, Professor of Modern and Contemporary Literature, Northumbria University. On the Road Again: Mobility and Subjectivity in America Writing After 1945. Refreshments will be available from 6pm. The lecture will begin at 6.30pm.

Mar 02, 18:00 - 19:30 GMT

Presentation Hall, Design Building, City Campus East at Northumbria University.

Private Spaces at The Lit & Phil

Private Spaces at The Lit & Phil

Events   •   Feb 02, 2016 16:54 GMT

Cat Auburn, Alexandra Brunt, Estella Castle, Alex Harmon & Markos Sotiriou stage sculptural & painterly interventions in The Committee Room, a ‘members only’ space open for the day to the public. The artists invite you to join them in this special part of the library to speculate over private musings & playful interventions that reflect the intersections between what is public and w...

Feb 08, 10:00 - 19:00 GMT

The Lit & Phil Society The Committee Room 23 Westgate Rd Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SE

Public Lecture Series: Professor Chris Ashford

Public Lecture Series: Professor Chris Ashford

Events   •   Jan 29, 2016 15:16 GMT

Professor Ashford is Chair of the Association of Law Teachers, Editor of The Law Teacher: The International Journal of Legal Education and The International Journal of Gender Sexuality and Law.

Jan 29 15:10 GMT

Presentation Hall, Design Building, City Campus East at Northumbria University.

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From l-r Dr Rachael Durkin, Senior Lecturer at Northumbria University; James Smith, Music Librarian at the Lit & Phil; and Dr Katherine Butler, Senior Lecturer at Northumbria University.

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Woon Art Prize 2017 - winner announced

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The winner of this year’s Woon Art Prize has been announced by Northumbria University, Newcastle, and BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art.

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Being Human festival gets underway at The Discovery Museum

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Academics from Northumbria University are hosting a series of free events across Newcastle as part of Being Human festival – the UK’s onl...

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