About the Centre

The Centre brings together over 170 academic staff from across the arts and humanities, social sciences, medicine and healthcare studies.

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Our Research

All staff in the Centre are research active and have good rates of attracting research funding.

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Teaching

We strongly believe in research-led teaching, and so leading researchers in the Centre lecture on their specialist subjects and their cutting edge expertise feeds into our learning and teaching.

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APOLOGIES: THIS EVENT HAS HAD TO BE CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED (TIME / DATE TBC) We’re delighted to announce...

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We are looking forward to the final CIGS reading group for this academic year on Wednesday 4th May (4-5.30pm). We...

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We’re delighted to invite you to our next reading group, which will be held on Weds 16th March (4 –...

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  For this session, we will be reading and discussing Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again: Women and Desire in...

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CIGS members were deeply saddened by the loss of our colleague Matthew Wilkinson, who played a key role in the...

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Coping With and Thinking About the Big C: The Experience and Reflections of a Young Feminist after a Breast Cancer...

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“I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.” ― Angela...

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I spent 2019 conducting ethnographic fieldwork in and around professional wrestling as part of my project into concussion in contact...

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