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  • Inequality's relationship with cultural value is under-researched, new study shows

    A report exploring the links between inequality and the production and consumption of culture was published today (Thursday 2 July 2015), written by Dr Dave O’Brien of Goldsmiths, University of London and Professor Kate Oakley of the University of Leeds.

    Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:22:02 BST
  • Psychologist takes part in massive online Q&A on the psychology of the paranormal

    On 29 June, Professor Chris French took to the social network reddit – the self-styled ‘front page of the internet’ - to discuss the psychology of all things paranormal, including UFO abduction claims, conspiracy theories, the existence of ghosts and cases of reported demonic possession.

    Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:51:06 BST
  • Art therapists explore the unconscious in Freud Museum exhibition

    A new exhibition by Goldsmiths, University of London art therapists has gone on show at the Freud Museum, London, as part of the venue’s Festival of the Unconscious - a centenary celebration of Freud’s essays on the subject.

    Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:12:05 BST
  • Creating curators

    You can help turn local sixth-form students into curators by sending us your images for a research project being overseen by a Goldsmiths staff member

    Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:50:35 BST
  • Two awards for Zoe Pilger's Eat My Heart Out

    Goldsmiths, University of London PhD student Zoe Pilger has taken home two prestigious awards at the Society of Author’s Authors’ Awards, held at the Army & Navy Club on 25 June.

    Fri, 26 Jun 2015 09:14:36 BST
  • Summer programme at Pi Artworks curated by Goldsmiths students

    A gallery in the heart of London’s bustling Fitzrovia has chosen Goldsmiths, University of London students to curate its summer programme of exhibitions, set to open on Friday 10 July.

    Fri, 26 Jun 2015 09:15:24 BST
  • Results day. The start of something great.

    Goldsmiths may be known globally for creativity, but there’s more to us than that. We will be offering a wide selection of our subjects through the clearing process.

    Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:09:04 BST
  • We Can't Be There. Emergency Provisions for Un(Anticipated) Futures

    How can artists and academics explore, engage and intervene in the future? Join international artists and Goldsmiths, University of London lecturers at the Tate Modern on Saturday 27 June to find out.

    Tue, 23 Jun 2015 11:24:51 BST
  • Why are older children less likely to help their bullied peers?

    In a new study on bullying at school, researchers at Goldsmiths, University of London have found that as children get older, they are less likely to help their peers during incidences of name-calling.

    Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:48:39 BST
  • New dawn for New Cross Road buildings

    A regeneration scheme to transform some of Goldsmiths’ most visible buildings is to begin under an innovative partnership between the university and a leading community interest company.

    Thu, 11 Jun 2015 13:49:21 BST
  • Centre for Philosophy and Critical Thought launches – 26 June

    French philosopher and philologist Barbara Cassin visits Goldsmiths on Friday 26 June to launch both the English edition of her latest book, and our new multi-disciplinary research centre, the Centre for Philosophy and Critical Thought

    Tue, 09 Jun 2015 14:58:00 BST
  • 30 days of research at Goldsmiths. Contributions to knowledge. Condensed.

    Researchers at Goldsmiths are constantly contributing to knowledge and practice in a range of disciplines from computing to art, the social sciences and beyond. Find out what they’ve been up to over the past month.

    Fri, 29 May 2015 15:55:35 BST
  • Goldsmiths student wins first prize for research on stroke rehabilitation at prestigious international conference.

    A Masters student based in the Department of Psychology at Goldsmiths has won first prize for student research at the CHI2015 conference in South Korea, one of the world’s leading gatherings of experts in the field of Human Computer Interaction. Pedro Kirk received the award for research he conducted into the benefits of digital music interfaces for stroke rehabilitation.

    Thu, 28 May 2015 14:02:50 BST
  • “We are all photographers now”: How photography has changed the way we live in the digital age

    Photomediations: An Open Book explores our evolving relationship with photography in an online ‘coffee table’ book featuring over 200 open access images.

    Thu, 28 May 2015 11:47:22 BST
  • Goldsmiths Design Department named top in the UK

    The Design Department at Goldsmiths has been rated the best in the UK by The Guardian.

    Tue, 26 May 2015 16:53:03 BST
  • Goldsmiths Degree Shows season is now open

    Goldsmiths Degree Shows season is now open, featuring exhibitions, shows and performances on campus and across London from May – September.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 13:34:49 BST
  • This is Goldsmiths: Seven things to do this week

    Every day our students, staff and alumni are involved in amazing things. From live music to lectures, and plays to poetry slams, there are countless ways that you can experience what makes Goldsmiths special and celebrate the achievements of our community, and the excitement of our local area. Here's our pick of seven things to do in the coming week.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 17:09:50 BST
  • Zoe Pilger's Eat My Heart Out in running for £10,000 book prize

    A Goldsmiths, University of London student's darkly comic novel about love and feminism has reached the shortlist for the £10,000 Betty Trask Prize 2015.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 12:38:45 BST
  • Student designs East Berlin-inspired 2015 Orwell Prize trophies

    Winners of The Orwell Prize - Britain's most prestigious award for political writing - were this week presented with trophies designed by a student from Goldsmiths, University of London’s Department of Design.

    Fri, 22 May 2015 12:17:19 BST

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