Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Media and Communication




British Academy/Leverhulme Small Research Grant awarded to Chris Paterson and Toussaint Nothias

March 28th, 2017

The grant will be used to expand a 2016 media content study which revealed how global media outlets sometimes reveal, and sometimes obscure, modern imperial processes in Africa including Chinese commercial expansion and US military expansion.

Katrin Voltmer appointed Global Fellow at the Peace Research Institute Oslo

March 28th, 2017

PRIO Global Fellows are academics with strong scholarly records and a commitment to the research agenda on peace and conflict.

Can The Internet Strengthen Democracy? New book by Stephen Coleman

March 23rd, 2017

From its inception as a public communication network, the Internet was regarded by many people as a potential means of escaping from the stranglehold of top-down, stage-managed politics.

Jason CabaƱes publishes article and presents work on media and migrants

March 15th, 2017

'Migrant narratives as photo stories' examines how the properties of the photographic medium might mediate the voices of migrant cultural minorities.

PhD student Ysabel Gerrard secures summer internship at Microsoft

March 15th, 2017

Ysabel Gerrard will start a 12-week internship at Microsoft Research New England in May 2017.
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Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures ranks in world top 60

March 13th, 2017

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures at Leeds has been ranked 60th in the world by the QS World Rankings by Subject 2017.

PhD News - Spring 2017

March 9th, 2017

Luca Antoniazzi, Salem Erayja and Yanling Yang have been awarded a PhD.

Paul Taylor talks to BBC Radio Merseyside about Hillsborough and The Sun newspaper

March 9th, 2017

Paul Taylor discusses why Liverpool Football Club have banned journalists from The Sun newspaper from its stadium.

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