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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Advice from a PhD student

Advice from a PhD student

An anonymous blog post by a current PhD student …   IF I COULD GO BACK AND OFFER MYSELF ADVICE BEFORE WRITING THE LITERATURE REVIEW … 1. Use you supervision team and talk to them. It’s tough to start writing to a blank criteria. Have conversations early on and establish what is expected of you. […]

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Dyslexia and Me

Dyslexia and Me

An anonymous blog post by a current PhD student For me, the road to a PhD has been an un-chartered one. I’m not sure any PhD research candidate has a clear path laid out before them; after all that’s the point: an unknown path to new knowledge. One begins the journey not knowing the future, […]

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Fashion and Textiles Colloquium: Adornment and Identity

Fashion and Textiles Colloquium: Adornment and Identity

Birmingham Fashion and Textiles Research Group Colloquium: Adornment and Identity Thursday 3 September, 10.30 – 15.00 Birmingham City University, City Centre Campus, Cardigan Street, Birmingham B4 7BD Map and directions Personal adornment involves anything worn or added to the body to enhance the beauty or status of the wearer. In western society we must wear clothes, […]

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