School of Arts

  • BS8 1TB

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The School comprises the subject areas of:

  • Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Drama
  • Music and Philosophy

We are involved in the University Research Themes, including Science, Knowledge and Reality, and Performativity, Place and Space, Colonialism, and Medieval Cultures.

The component parts of the School all have lively research cultures and are held in high esteem both nationally and internationally.

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    Research Output

    Routledge Companion to Twentieth Century British Theatre

    Hindson, C. (ed.), Cochrane, C. (ed.), Reid, T. (ed.) & Goddard, L. (ed.), 2021, (In preparation) Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

    Stage Work

    Ellison, M., Piccinini, P. & Lifschitz, Y., Sep 2021, (In preparation)

    Research output: Non-textual formComposition

  • The First Pharaohs: their lives and afterlives

    Dodson, A. M., 2021, (In preparation) American University in Cairo Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book


    Student theses

    A Feminist Multidimensional Account of Autonomy

    Author: Lee, J. Y., 25 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Burch-Brown, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    Affective Communities: Music, Emotion, and Subjectivity in the Popular Cinema of the Third Reich and the Soviet Union, 1933-1949

    Author: Carter, L., 23 Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Fairclough, P. (Supervisor) & Heldt, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    All You Need are Axioms: A Defence of Deflationism via Formal Truth Theory

    Author: Jones, A. M., 23 Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Horsten, L. (Supervisor) & Whiting, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)



    AHRC funding through a full SWW consortium studentship

    Osborne, Gareth (Recipient), 23 Sep 2019

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Alfred Einstein Award of the American Musicological Society

    David J Trippett (Recipient), 2009

    Prize: National/international honour

  • Andrea Mannu Prize

    Keeling, Geoff (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Activities

    The London Stage and the Nineteenth Century World Conference III

    Isabel Stowell-Kaplan (Participant)

    16 Apr 2021

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Royal Musical Association (External organisation)

    Florian Scheding (Member)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of external research organisation

    From quarks to quails – can the different sciences be unified?

    Vanessa A Seifert (Contributor)

    27 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic talk, debate, discussion