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Impacted podcast: Professor Lucy Robinson on why students are still political

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In the newest episode of our podcast series about research for real change, we speak to Lucy Robinson, Professor of Collaborative History at Sussex. She explains why assumptions about today's students being politically disengaged are incorrect – and why the existing narrative around youth culture needs to change.

In the wake of recent political changes, Clive Webb, Professor of Modern American History, assesses whether the UK and the US will remain best buddies.


Feeling the strain? New book looks at the cultural history of stress in Britain

18 September 2019

Are we more stressed now than our ancestors were? A new book by a Sussex historian could hold the answer.

Life, camera, action: Richard Attenborough papers open to the public at University of Sussex archive

11 June 2018

Richard Attenborough’s vast personal and professional archive at the University of Sussex reveals a priceless history of 20th-century British cinema.

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