Women's History Month 2023
Women’s History Month is an opportunity to celebrate women's achievements. The Faculty of Arts and Humanities have a month-long campaign showcasing the important work that colleagues and students are doing to recover women's voices and experiences.
Jazz Camp for Girls 2023
On Saturday 25th of February, the Department of Music was delighted to host its first “Jazz Camp For Girls”.
Mysterious skeleton revealed to be that of unusual Lady Anchoress of York Barbican
The rare and unusual life of an anchoress, a woman who devoted her life to prayer while living in seclusion, has been unearthed by the University of Sheffield and Oxford Archaeology, thanks to a skeletal collection now held at the University.
Putting Broadway under the spotlight: how disability was erased from a popular musical
Research by Professor Dominic Broomfield-McHugh reveals that producers removed a lead disabled character from one of the most popular musicals in Broadway history. His findings have sparked a debate about disability representation in musicals.