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Melvyn Bragg to chair public event examining the future of the book

- Renowned writer, broadcaster and University of Leeds Chancellor Melvyn Bragg returns to the city next month to chair a free public event about the future of books.

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The lid closes on another successful international piano competition

- Congratulations to this year's Leeds International Piano Competition winner, Anna Tcybuleva.

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Research project will shed light on overshadowed Shakespeare contemporary

- A University of Leeds literary historian is embarking on a major project to shed light on an influential but neglected contemporary of Shakespeare.

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Artistic Leeds partnership in the running for prestigious art prize

- The University of Leeds has been shortlisted for one of the country’s most valuable contemporary art awards.

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Father of Cinematography’s archive comes to Leeds

- An archive of material from a pioneer of cinematography has made a transatlantic journey to the University of Leeds.

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It’s time for Reform: Leeds International Medieval Congress

- This week marks the 22nd annual International Medieval Congress (6 – 9 July), when more than two thousand of the world’s most knowledgeable medievalists descend on the University of Leeds.

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