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Talking Humanities

1897: the year of the psychic vampire - Mary Going, a PhD researcher at the University of Sheffield, discusses The Blood of the Vampire, a unique novel creating a female vampire that offers something different to Dracula, Lucy Westenra and Carmilla 

Talking Humanities is the School of Advanced Study's flagship digital publication and covers groundbreaking humanities research throughout the UK.


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Our Directory of Research and Expertise is the first stop for anyone seeking experts or further information about projects managed by the School of Advanced Study.


International Refugee Law seminar series

Videos and Podcasts

'One protocol yet to be drafted'? What treaty law can and cannot do to advance refugee protection

Jean-Francois Durieux, senior research associate, Refugee Law Initiative; part of the 7th International Refugee Law Seminar Series


Latest podcast: Modern drafting and the criminal law: does codification work?