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Coming back soon!

Hi guys,

I have not been posting regularly recently and have made the decision to pause this blog until my dissertation is due in just under 3 weeks (eek!). 49 more words

No, I didn’t get PhD funding, and yes, I am pissed about it.

The Talmud is made up, in essence of two sections, one is a written transcription of an oral tradition of Jewish law and the second is a record of the discussions which take place around this written transcription it includes the discussion as well as the disagreements for all to read and reflect. 704 more words

Graffiti, media & the commodification of resistance

This week I presented ‘Instagraff – How the rich kids of Instagram killed the graffiti writer’ to the British Sociological Association annual conference at Manchester University. 698 more words

Applying for Job: The Epic Quest

This month is it. The teaching aspect of my Masters comes to an end, and with it all of the free time!! Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha. No. I bloody well wish. 1,100 more words

Life

Asha and Francesca Talk International Studies – Part Two

eAmbassadors Asha and Francesca are back to chat about opportunities outside the classroom for International Studies students. Check out part one of this video where they answer FAQs about the International Studies Program. 80 more words

Student Life

A Year of Firsts In 2016

I managed to achieve a few personal “firsts” in 2016 which I feel should be acknowledged, and it all began in January at the Burns Night Supper, where I recited two poems in public for the first time ever. 1,033 more words

Personal

The Sounds of Strange Phenomena: An IPS Fellowship at the International Research Centre for Japanese Studies

The stunning seasonal changes at Nichibunken. Photo Courtesy of Hannah Bayley

In this latest Guest Blog, Hannah Bayley, International Placement Scheme Fellow, reflects on her experiences of the IPS Scheme and time at the International Research Centre for Japanese Studies, (part of the wider NIHU ( 1,374 more words

International Placement Scheme