Press releases

In Protest: new poetry anthology explores human rights and social justice

Wednesday 2 October 2013
Human Rights Consortium
Poets from around the world explore themes of human rights and social justice in a unique collaboration between the Human Rights Consortium and the Institute of English Studies (both School of Advanced Study, University of London), and London-based poetry collective the Keats House Poets .

Statement: Decision on Shakespeare Folios

Thursday 5 September 2013
School of Advanced Study
The University of London this evening (5 September) announced that it will not be continuing with its consultation over the potential sale of four Shakespeare Folios. However, the development of its Senate House Library Special Collections remains a priority.

London’s School of Advanced Study announces first changes following successful HEFCE review outcome

Friday 19 July 2013
School of Advanced Study
The Institute for the Study of the Americas is to be closed. A successor institute – the Institute of Latin American Studies – will be established in its place with its activities focused solely on Latin America and the Caribbean. The Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies will be renamed the Institute of Modern Languages Research to emphasise its wider remit.