School of Arts and Cultures

News Items

  • Dr Darren Kelsey has written a new book on affective mythologies

    Dr Darren Kelsey, Head of Culture Media and Heritage, has just had a new book published by Palgrave Macmillan: 'Media and Affective Mythologies: Discourse, Archetypes & Ideology in Contemporary Politics'.

    published on: 14 November 2017

  • Music staff published

    Staff in music published two new books in the last year

    published on: 8 August 2017

  • Boycotts by celebrities and musicians hit Trump where it hurts

    ICMUS's Dr. Adam Behr, in The Conversation, on musicians' responses to Donald Trump's inauguration:

    published on: 25 January 2017

  • Master of Fine Art Show 2017

    The artists exhibiting are Shaney Barton, Hannah Cooper, Meehan Fernando, Elizabeth Green, Peter Hanmer, Paul Jex, Hannah Klepacka, Jim Lloyd, Anna MacRae and Gill Shreeve.

    published on: 7 August 2017

  • Newcastle choir Voices of Hope

    Newcastle choir Voices of Hope, featuring many Newcastle University graduates and staff, were crowned BBC Choir of the Year 2016.

    published on: 27 January 2017

  • The UK’s rich musical heritage is threatened by a live music culture under pressure

    The UK’s rich musical heritage is threatened by a live music culture under pressure (The Conversation) Dr Adam Behr explains why the UK's live music scene is under pressure.

    published on: 9 March 2017

  • Fine Art and Media & Comms tops the charts

    Fine Art and Media & Comms have both come out number 1 in the Complete University Guide

    published on: 27 April 2017

  • Music goes up in the rankings.

    Music at Newcastle University continues it rise through the rankings

    published on: 8 August 2017

  • Goffredo Plastino wins prestigious award

    Dr Goffredo Plastino from ICMuS is the recipient of the 2017 Solie Award (outstanding collection of essays) of the American Musicological Association for Jazz Worlds/World Jazz

    published on: 14 November 2017

  • Professor Karen Ross leads EU-funded project into gender stereotypes in the media

    The professor of Gender & Media is working alongside academics from Italy and Sweden in The Advancing Gender Equality in Media Industries project.

    published on: 28 November 2017