Centre for Modern Studies

The Berrick Saul Building, home to the Centre for Modern Studies

Postgraduate study

We are now taking applications for our exciting interdisciplinary MA in Culture and Thought after 1945

The facilities available within the Centre for Modern Studies are unrivalled and I feel privileged to be part of such a thriving academic community

Emelia, MA in Culture and Thought after 1945 

Events

Tue
11
Oct

Fluxus and the Idea of Nothing

A follow-up to the Nothing research strand, this event will consist of a paper and a response.

Tue
18
Oct

Ian Watt and the Prison Camp English Department

Centre for Modern Studies start of year event with guest speaker Dr Marina Mackay (University of Oxford)

Tue
25
Oct

Is examination of history useful to 21st century campaigners?

A talk by Mike Childs, Head of Science, Policy & Research, Friends of the Earth

Fri
4
Nov

Truth claims, activism and cultural practice workshop

A one-day workshop organised by the CModS Truth Claims, Activism and Cultural Practice research strand

Mon
12
Dec

The Leighton Network

An interdisciplinary research day organised through the History of Art Department and supported by the Centre for Modern Studies