Research Initiatives

MDRG conducts research across many fields, recent research initiatives include: 

  • Media Discourse and the ‘Event’: Panoramic Timeline of the Richard III ceremony, 2015
  • Protest and Social Movements in Europe: new publication in 2015 Contemporary Protest and the Legacy of Dissent, edited by Stuart Price and Ruth Sanz Sabido
  • Media and Representations of Disability: new publication in 2016 Screen Fictions and Discourses of Disability by Margaret Montgomerie
  • Meccsa Social Movements Network, 2014 (New Research Body Chaired by Dr Ruth Sanz Sabido)
  • The Local UK Press and the First World War: research project run by John Dilley and David Penman, 2014
  • Memory and Ideology in the Spanish Civil War, 2014
  • New Research Clusters: Social and Digital Media; Feminist Media Discourse; and Media, Journalism and Culture, 2014



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Technology Degree Show

The Technology Degree Show highlights the work and achievements of our final year students.

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DMU research news

Read about our latest research efforts.

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De Montfort Open Research Archive (DORA)

De Montfort University's research repository.