One of Africa's most acclaimed authors is to make a rare public appearance at the University of Leeds.

Aubrey Beardsley, one of the most celebrated and controversial book illustrators of the Art Nouveau era, will be featured in a forthcoming exhibition at the Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery.

A new study of early medieval manuscripts written in the English language has revealed that the Normans, who conquered England in 1066, were not the destructive force of popular belief.

Professor Francis O'Gorman discussed the role of classic works of literature in children's education live on the Today programme, rebutting recent comments made by Education Secretary Michael Gove.

Leeds Art Gallery brings a new experience to its visitors when visual artist Kevin Laycock combines forces with music composer Michael Berkeley.