Film buff Matt’s new book hits the right note

Former Edge Hill University student Dr Matt Lawson has proved he knows the score when it comes to movie music with the publication of his first book. The PhD graduate from Scarborough shares his passion for cinematic compositions in 100 Greatest Film Scores, an A-Z of the most memorable music produced for the big screen, […]

Professor discusses “game-changing” era of TV at Barbican

An Edge Hill academic will be speaking at the Barbican as part of a season discussing a “game-changing” era in UK television. The Television Will Be Revolutionised: Channel 4 and the 1982 Workshop Declaration will examine the way the channel set up in 1981, with a remit to provide innovative broadcasting that challenged the mainstream, […]

Podcast: My Eurovision Life

Phil Jackson, Programme Leader for BA Media, Music and Sound, has come a long way since his first Eurovision Song Contest in 1976, watching the UK’s Brotherhood of Man scoop the title.