Arts and Humanities in the Press/Media

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14/9/12 The Telegraph publishes extracts from the Richard Burton Diaries:

13/9/12 Further reports by BBC News on the translation of texts project and

12/9/12 The Evening Post reports that researchers from Swansea University have developed a new computer system for looking at translation of texts:

10/9/12 ITV Wales Tonight ran a feature on the Swans 100 project, based in the history and classics department, including an interview with project officer Phil Bethell (no link).

7/9/12 Phil Bethell appeared on BBC Wales’s Good Morning Wales programme (just before 8am) this morning on the topics below; listen again at  And BBC Wales Online carries the story here today,

7/9/12 Phil Bethell, from the Swansea University History Department-based Swans 100 centenary project was interviewed on Swansea Sound and The Wave radio stations yesterday, at around lunchtime. He was speaking about how today marks 100 years since Swansea Town (now Swansea City) first took on the Cardiff City in a professional match at the Vetch Field.  There was also an article on this in yesterday’s South Wales Echo (no link to article available).

5/9/12 BBC Wales Good Morning Wales programme interviewed Professor John Roper about the US presidential election campaign today. (BBC listen again facility approx 1 hour 50 minutes into the programme):


5/9/12 The Evening Post reports that Dr Catriona Ryan of Swansea University is to hold a poetry workshop at the Civic Centre: