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This month in ‘On the Bookshelf’ we feature ‘Football and Nation Building in Colombia′ by Dr Peter Watson (School of Languages, Cultures and Societies). This book explores the pivotal role that football played as part of Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos’ national unity project centred on the peace process with the FARC.
This month in ‘On the Bookshelf’ we feature ‘Game′ by Dr Tom Tyler (School of Media and Communication). The book is a playful reflection on animals and video games, and what each can teach us about the other.
Situated in the School of Design, The Leeds Institute of Textiles and Colour (LITAC) is a collaborative, multi-disciplinary international research institute co-founded in 2021 by The Clothworkers’ Company and the University of Leeds. LITAC is building on a unique heritage of nearly 150 years of teaching and research in colour and textiles. As a collaborative…
This month in ‘On the Bookshelf’ we feature ‘The Age of Mass Child Removal in Spain: Taking, Losing, and Fighting for Children, 1926-1945’ by Professor Peter Anderson (School of History).