Rage and Revolution Revisited as a Major Punk Exhibition Hits Leicester This Summer
The team behind the successful 2019 Mods: Shaping a Generation exhibition, Soft Touch Arts, Arch Creative and Shaun Knapp, are proud to present...
Teaching resources cast new light on The Great Fire of London
The University of Leicester and the Museum of London have today launched new learning resources for primary schools about the Great Fire of London...
Leicester scholar’s Bible ushers in new royal chapter (and verse)
The Quatercentenary Edition of the King James Bible, prepared by University of Leicester academic Professor Gordon Campbell in 2011, will be used...
University of Leicester research into Joe Orton’s relationship with Kenneth Halliwell to feature in LGBTQ+ mental health exhibition
A play about the Leicester-born playwright, Joe Orton, informed by research from the University of Leicester, will feature in The Netherlands’...
Ukrainian students find sanctuary at University of Leicester
Four Ukrainian students have travelled one-and-a-half thousand miles to find sanctuary – and continue their studies – at the University of Leicester.
Mick Herron, Bernadine Evaristo, Nina Stibbe and Kit de Waal headline 2023 Literary Leicester festival
The programme for Literary Leicester, the University of Leicester's annual free literary festival, has been announced today.
University of Leicester launches exhibition celebrating 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s First Folio
The University of Leicester is celebrating the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s First Folio with an exhibition at the David Wilson Library.
University of Leicester bestows honour on English student-turned-inspiring-author
A University of Leicester graduate who has enjoyed a successful career as an author, broadcaster and educator has been awarded an honorary degree...
Dickens codebreakers recognised at Higher Education ‘Oscars’
The Dickens Code project, led by the University of Leicester in collaboration with the University of Foggia, takes home a Times Higher Education...
University of Leicester celebrates 40th anniversary of The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 ¾
University of Leicester is staging a new exhibition and series of events to celebrate the 40th anniversary of The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged...