'All the World's a Stage': Performing Identity in Everyday Life

The All the World's a Stage conference will explore the concept of performance and its role in the construction of individual and communal identities.

3-5 Woodland Road, Bristol University, Friday, 1 July 2016.


Fifth International Gissing Conference

A 3-day conference on the subject of ‘George Gissing and Place’.

3-5 Woodland Road, Bristol University, 25 - 27 July 2016.

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.

My BIRTHA internship has been a very valuable experience. I’ve had the privilege of working in a team that extends its collaborative work ethos to the events that it supports across the Faculty of Arts.

Kat Burger (2013/14 BIRTHA intern)