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University of Sussex retains award for excellence in researchers’ career development

11 February 2020

HR In Excellence in Research Award goes to University of Sussex for sixth consecutive year for excellence in supporting researchers develop careers.


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.


Compelling and innovative study of Black Power receives nomination for prestigious first book prize

8 June 2018

American History lecturer Dr Tom Davies has been shortlisted for the prestigious 2018 Gladstone Prize.


New Attenborough archive opens to the public

8 June 2018

Michael Attenborough discussed the archive of his late father, actor and filmmaker Richard Attenborough, on BBC Radio 4’s ‘The Film Programme’.


University of Sussex flies the flag for LGBT History Month

1 February 2018

A rainbow flag flies on the Sussex campus from today to celebrate LGBT History Month; various events will take place on campus and in Brighton & Hove.


New play tells the stories of British Asian families displaced by partition

17 November 2017

New play tells the previously untold stories of women and families who migrated to England during the partition of India and Pakistan 70 years ago.


New free history website traces lives of transported and imprisoned British convicts

21 September 2017

Follow the lives of people convicted and transported to Australia or imprisoned in Britain using a vast, new, free online resource.



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