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OU in Scotland Hosts the FASS Creative Writing Event with Bloomsbury

On Saturday 9th June, OU students and other members of the public attended a buzzing event at Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh where they had the opportunity to meet world renowned authors; Jenny Colgan, Fiona Mozley and William Sutcliffe, as well as literary agent Lucy Juckes and Alysoun Owen, the editor of the Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook and the Children’s Writers’& Artists’ Yearbook.

13th June 2018

English Academic Sara Haslam’s Commentary Piece Published in the Times Literary Supplement (TLS)

Dr Sara Haslam’s commentary piece, ‘No More Parades End: Ford Madox Ford’s last library and what it tells us about the “Tietjens saga”’, was published in the Times Literary Supplement (TLS) on 8 June.

12th June 2018

New Book Release: 'Creativity and Critique in Online Learning'

The new book 'Creativity and Critique in Online Learning: Exploring and Examining Innovations in Online Pedagogy', co-authored by FASS academic, is to be released and ready for pre-order. This book explores emerging practices in distance education that have been facilitated by the development of educational technology.

18th May 2018

Classical Studies Academic Won the British Academy Rising Start Engagement Award

We are delighted to be able to share the news that Classical Studies academic Laura Swift has been successful with her application to the British Academy Rising Start Engagement Award.

26th March 2018

Art History MA Student Shortlisted as a Runner Up for the Art History Dissertation Prize

MA students, Katie Ault, was shortlisted as a runner up for the Art History dissertation prize for her MA dissertation ‘How did Ugolino di Nerio’s Santa Croce Polyptych challenge and change the art historical canon between 1780 and 1887?

19th March 2018

Art History Academics as Consultants on the BBC Series 'Civilisations'

Art History acadmices Prof. Gill Perry and Dr. Kathleen Christian have been working as academic consultants for the BBC series Civilisations.

13th March 2018

Registration now open for Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places

The Medieval and Early Modern Research Group at the OU is pleased to announce that registration for the spaces and places conference on 23-24 February is now open. The registration fee includes lunch and refreshments.

25th January 2018
A305 exhibition

CCA/Canadian Centre for Architecture will be hosting exhibition on OU course A305

CCA/Canadian Centre for Architecture hosts from 15 November 2017 to 1 April 2018 the exhibition The University Is Now on Air: Broadcasting Modern Architecture about the pioneering OU course, A305, History of Architecture and Design, 1890–1939

13th November 2017

Creative Writing PhD student Sarah Butler won 2017 AHRC Research in Film Awards

Sarah Butler, Creative Writing PhD student, has won The Doctoral Award for her film ‘Unearthing Elephant’ in the 2017 AHRC Research in Film Awards.

13th November 2017

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