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    • 30Sep
      Three, six or 36: how many basic plots are there in all stories ever written?

      Three, six or 36: how many basic plots are there in all stories ever written?

      Angus Phillips was interviewed by Alison Flood from the Guardian (13 July 2016) for a piece about the number of basic plots in literature.

    • 29Sep
      Relaxed evening at first Café Diffusion

      Relaxed evening at first Café Diffusion

      Those who attended the School’s Sonic Art Research Unit’s inaugural Café DIffusion event in Brookes’ Union Hall in June, enjoyed a fun evening of electroacoustic music, sonic art and conversation. The audience, sitting around bistro-style tables, were able to listen to the sound diffusion, listen closely using the headphones supplied or their own kit, or just chat amongst themselves.

    • 02Mar
      Rose Hill art project

      Rose Hill art project

      Between 2012 and 2013, seventy-two residents of Rose Hill participated in The Rose Hill Art Project devised by artists brook & black (Tiffany Black, Senior Lecturer in Fine Art at Oxford Brookes and Leora Brook) to support community consultation and the development of artwork to form part of the new Rose Hill Community Centre.

    • 08Jan
      Brookes lecturer displaying sonic artwork at Winter Lights Festival, Canary Wharf

      Brookes lecturer displaying sonic artwork at Winter Lights Festival, Canary Wharf

      Ray Lee, award-winning composer and lecturer in the School of Arts at Oxford Brookes University will be taking part in this year’s Winter Lights Festival at Canary Wharf, London (11-22 January).

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