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Visual Cultures, Film and Performance

This research cluster includes work in the fields of film, visual culture, fine art and performance and supports strong curricula of research-led teaching in these areas.


Visual Culture and Art


Researchers in the school have undertaken partnership and curatorial projects with the Cultural Industries in Sheffield (Showroom cinema, Site Gallery, Millennium Galleries) and beyond. For more on this please see the School's Public Engagement page.

Some examples of things this Research Cluster is involved in:

The establishment of co-supervisory teams within SLC supports cross-disciplinary and cross-linguistic research projects. We welcome proposals from potential postgraduate students in all these fields.