Are you ‘up’ for it?

Are you ‘up’ for it?

An anonymous blog post by a current PhD student … Start a blog, they said at the beginning, you need to write every day. Not a problem. Writing, it seems, has become my life, from partial ideas jotted down in numerous hardback notebooks to the never-ending task of ‘writing up’. What a thought! Am I […]

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Viva 60-second interview: Dr Simon Cummings

Viva 60-second interview: Dr Simon Cummings

Hi Simon, congratulations on passing your viva! How does it feel?! A real mixture of emotions: happiness and elation of course, but also a strange mix of anti-climax, sadness and “what on earth do I do now?”   What was your PhD title? Cloud Triptych: an exploration of stochastic movement between discrete musical behaviours.   […]

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Experimental Approaches to Writing Research by Sarah Raine & Craig Hamilton

Experimental Approaches to Writing Research by Sarah Raine & Craig Hamilton

Experimental Approaches to Writing Research workshop | 9th June 2017 | organised by Sarah Raine and Craig Hamilton, Birmingham School of Media   It was a dark and stormy night… (scratch that) …day. They came: bleary eyed yet still expectant to the #bestroomintheplace to write. To experiment. To work (they assumed, somewhat wearily). Free lunch, free wine, new ideas […]

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Viva 60-second interview: Dr Grace Williams

Viva 60-second interview: Dr Grace Williams

Hi Grace, congratulations on passing your viva! So, how does it feel?! It feels surreal and strangely not at all euphoric.   What was your PhD title? The Supernatural Sex: Women, Magick & Mediumship, Assembling a Field of Fascination in Contemporary Art.   Can you explain in a couple of sentences what your PhD was […]

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