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Leeds Beckett University and Yorkshire Sculpture International 2019

As the unusual year that has been 2020 draws to a close we thought we'd take a look back to last year and the amazing inaugural Yorkshire Sculpture International.

Traffic Crossing Leeds Bridge (1888)

Louis Le Prince and the Birth of Film in Leeds

To mark the 2nd Louis Le Prince Experimental Film Lecture featuring prizewinning filmmaking Ben Rivers on 19 November 2019, local writer and historian Irfan Shah takes a closer look at the life and cinematic achievements of Louis Le Prince.

 Irfan Shah
50 different publications from Information as Material

Avant-Garde Literature

Two of the books that have been published by the publishing imprint, Information as Material which was founded in 2002 by Professor Simon Morris, have been reviewed in a recent edition of the Times Literary Supplement.

Older women in horror

A doctoral candidate from the Leeds Arts Research Centre (LARC) has celebrated her first publication.

 Natasha Parcei

@LBUArtsResearch #LARC

‘A brand new Leeds Arts Research Centre Twitter account for 2019’