New book goes behind charity shop doors to reveal why we love the vintage life
What is behind the rising trend for vintage clothing and homewares? A new book unearths the ‘ghosts and glamour’ that inspire fans to live the vintage life.
Academics’ novel nutritional supplements can help older women meet their dietary needs, study shows
Supplements containing specialised amino acids, derived from dietary proteins and commonly used by body builders, may help older women maintain their muscle mass, and address protein and energy deficiencies, new research from Leeds Beckett University shows.
How much inner security do you have? Take a short questionnaire to help shape new research
A Leeds Beckett University Psychology academic is inviting volunteers to take part in his new research project by filling out a short questionnaire about their ‘inner security’.
Public Lectures and Events
50 Years of Leeds West Indian Carnival book launch
Join the Centre for Culture and the Arts for the launch of this book which uses a combination of photos and text to map Leeds' 50 year Carnival journey and helps to illuminate the full story of Caribbean-led creativity and multicultural hospitality. Introduced by Arthur France and Emily Zobel Marshall, short talks will be given by co-authors Guy Farrar, Tim Smith and Max Farrar.
Gender Research Conference 2018
The conference is an opportunity for staff to share and celebrate their research, network with colleagues, and to showcase Leeds Beckett’s gender research.
They Would Have Been Hung
Join Professor Nick Hardwick as he explores the legal and moral issues surrounding the treatment of those who have committed the most heinous offences – offences for which in the past they might have been hung.