Research and Public Engagement
Professor Barry Smith explores the benefits, opportunities, and pitfalls for combining research and public engagement with guest Professor Sarah Churchwell.
Professor Churchwell has published over 500,000 words of journalism in international newspapers and periodicals. Her television appearances include Question Time, Newsnight, Newsnight Review, The Review Show, The Today Show (NBC), C-Span, Sunday Morning Live, This Week, Sky News, BBC Breakfast and regular appearances on BBC and Sky News. Churchwell’s book The Many Lives of Marilyn Monroe has inspired two film adaptations, both of which featured her extensively. Professor Churchwell is the Director of the Being Human Festival, the UK’s national festival of the humanities.