History, Art History and Philosophy research

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How digital technology can reveal people's untold stories

Professor Tim Hitchcock has pioneered new ways to explore and interrogate historical archives with digital technology.

While there’s an abundance of history books and accessible data about the ruling elite, Hitchcock’s focus has been on the untold lives of the British working classes

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Videos and podcasts

Podcast: Professor Lucy Robinson on why students are still political

The existing narrative around youth culture needs to change drastically, according to a leading historian at the University of Sussex. Lucy Robinson, Professor of Collaborative History at the University of Sussex, says that most people think students aren’t political anymore – but they are.

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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.


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