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I’m sad I’ll be missing this (though happy to be in Berlin) – hope lots of other people make it: Warwick University Festival of Social Sciences Data Big and Small: Past, Present and Future This event is jointly hosted by the Faculty of Social Sciences and the Warwick Q-Step Centre. 11 May 2015 – 16:00 […]

Warwick Oral History Network Seminar ‘Voices of the University’: Institutional Histories and Conflicting Communities Dr Richard Wallace (Warwick) Voices of the University Project Wednesday 7 May 4pm, H3.02 (Humanities Building) All welcome! More information on the Voices of the University Project to mark Warwick’s 50th Anniversary athttp://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/ias/current/universityvoices/ This paper will address the ‘Voices of the University: Memories […]

The recent controversy surrounding Miley Cyrus’ provocative performance at the 2013 Video Music Awards has brought the discussion of girlhood to the forefront of popular culture. The commentators puzzled over the star’s transformation — reading Cyrus as both liberated and corrupt, honest and disingenuous —and their bafflement reflected the incongruities at the heart of the […]