The Imposteress Rabbit Breeder

June 23, 2021 PR Team

In October 1726, newspapers began reporting a remarkable event. In the town of Godalming in Surrey, a woman called Mary Toft had started to give birth to rabbits. Several leading doctors – some sent directly by King George I -…

Dr Steffen Prauser is Lecturer (Interdisciplinary Humanities and Conflict Studies) for the Liberal Arts and Natural Sciences undergraduate degrees at the University of Birmingham. Simon’s research has focused ancient and continental philosophy, particularly the trajectory of Plato, Nietzsche and Deleuze.…

Dr Frank Uekötter, Reader in Environmental Humanities at the University of Birmingham, presents the latest in a series of Contemporary History Interventions. Dr Uekötter is the convenor of our postgraduate MA Contemporary History degree, designed to provide you with a…

Measuring Happiness

March 15, 2021 PR Team

Dr Frank Uekötter, Reader in Environmental Humanities at the University of Birmingham, presents the latest in a series of Contemporary History Interventions. Dr Uekötter is the convenor of our postgraduate MA Contemporary History degree, designed to provide you with a…

Dr Frank Uekötter, Reader in Environmental Humanities at the University of Birmingham, presents the sixth in a series of Contemporary History Interventions. Dr Uekötter is the convenor of our postgraduate MA Contemporary History degree, designed to provide you with a…

Trump’s Impeachment

February 15, 2021 PR Team

Dr Frank Uekötter, Reader in Environmental Humanities at the University of Birmingham, presents the latest in a series of Contemporary History Interventions. Dr Uekötter is the convenor of our postgraduate MA Contemporary History degree, designed to provide you with a…