July 3rd, 2015In this new report, Kate Oakley and Dave O'Brien explore the relationship between cultural value - the effects that culture has on those who experience it and the difference it makes to individuals and society - and inequality.
July 1st, 2015The Leeds Masters Scholarships are now available to prospective postgraduate students, with a closing date of July 24th. The University is offering a total of 42 scholarships, totaling £10,000 each, to eligible students who choose to study for a taught postgraduate qualification with us starting in September 2015.
June 17th, 2015Selfies – self-portraits taken and shared via phones or social media - are probably today’s best known example of self-representation. As the everyday practice of selfies indicates, practices of self–representation are embedded in our digital culture.
June 8th, 2015We are delighted to announce that graduates Despina Christodoulou and Rob Dalton have won the prestigious Royal Television Society (RTS) National Award for Best Undergraduate Factual Film for their final year documentary project Thick Skin.
June 5th, 2015Kate Oakley and Justin O’Connor have published a new book ‘The Routledge Companion to the Cultural Industries’ that seeks to re-assert the importance of cultural production and consumption against the purely economic imperatives of the ‘creative industries’.
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