News and Features
UNIVERSITY NEWS 22 MAY
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is launching a new exhibition celebrating the vibrant cultural responses to Shakespeare across South Asia. From 26 May – 8 September , Shakespeare in South...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 19 MAY
Birmingham City University has announced a unique partnership with organisers of the city’s first urban greenfield music festival.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 27 MAR
Earlier this year, our School of English Creative Writing pathway students were approached by construction giants Willmott Dixon, who were seeking inspirational creative writing to mark the...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 17 MAR
Birmingham City University plans to have the whole city bouncing on Friday 24 March with ‘The Big Birmingham Bounce’ for Comic Relief taking place at its City Centre Campus.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 MAR
A Birmingham lecturer who discovered new details about Shakespeare and John Milton’s influence in the Middle East and the contribution of Muslim soldiers to World War One, has been named as one...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 03 FEB
Professor Bashir Makhoul, Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Birmingham City University, is exhibiting once again at Liverpool’s Bluecoat, as the art centre beings a 300-day programme celebrating its...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 23 JAN
A Birmingham lecturer has been nominated for two prestigious awards after his research uncovered previously unknown details about the Muslim contribution to World War One, and poet John Milton’s...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 19 DEC 2016
New stories of football played during World War One are being shared ahead of the 102nd anniversary of 1914’s iconic Christmas Truce match.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 DEC 2016
Understanding how overlooked parts of society relate to works of literature can help explain some of the world’s major social and political events, according to a literature expert.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 11 NOV 2016
On Armistice Day, a literature expert at Birmingham City University has disclosed previously unreported letters from the early 1900s by some of India’s Muslim soldiers who fought in World War One...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 28 OCT 2016
Historic writer John Milton’s work has influenced major Middle East events such as the Arab Spring and the Syrian uprising, and may even have drawn inspiration from the Quran, a new book...
STUDENT LIFE 26 SEP 2016
Students have a once in a lifetime opportunity to live and study in another country whilst studying at Birmingham City University.