Imagining Europe

For more information about this research event please click here.‌

Enchanted Edwardians Postgraduate Conference

This conference will take place on the 30-31 March 2015. For more information please click here.

Senses of Liturgy

This conference will take place on the 21-22 May 2015. For more information please click here.

'Because He Heard My Voice and Blessed Me': Understanding Child Sacrifice in Ancient Carthage

The next BIRTHA Distinguished Lecture will be given by Jo Quinn on 24 March. To register for this free event please click here.

BIRTHA Annual Lecture: 'Humanity in Song: Shubert's Winter Journey'

This year's BIRTHA Annual Lecture will be given by Ian Bostridge on 5 March. To register for this free event please click here.

About us

The Bristol Institute for Research in the Humanities and Arts (BIRTHA) facilitates research and intellectual exchange across the Faculty of Arts by providing funding opportunities for academics and postgraduates.
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BIRTHA is a member of the Consortium of Institutes of Advanced Study
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Internship scheme

I had the privilege to work with a team of generous and dedicated administrators, while acquiring professional experience and skills that will prove invaluable for a career in academia.

Conny Lippert (2010-11 intern)
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