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Academics with chameleons

24 March 2017

I don’t spend a lot of time on Twitter, but I have noticed the hashtag ‘academics with cats’.  Cats are a big thing on Twitter. Personally, I’m not keen...

Happy Marking Day

18 March 2017

I have a confession to make… I quite enjoy marking. There.  I said it aloud. I know we all moan about marking – grading papers is laborious and can take up a lot of...

Patricia Fumerton on Moving Media

12 February 2017

At the end of January, I happened to be down in London for a Historical Association committee meeting, so I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to go to the London Renaissance Seminar...

Singing Across the Channel

4 February 2017

In early January, I was privileged to be invited to speak at the singing across the channel workshop at the University of Kent.  I travelled down the morning before the conference,...