Beckett Talks

Leeds Beckett University

Introducing a new podcast sharing voices from across Leeds Beckett University. Hear from some of our world-leading researchers, how they’re transforming the world around us today and how they aspire to create a better tomorrow.
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Dr Gareth Jowett: Experts in isolation
Dr Gareth Jowett: Experts in isolationProfessor Paul Gately: There's no single solution to obesityProfessor James McKenna: Physical activity:  What gets more people moving?COVID-19 and Culture: Part one - Historic parallelsCOVID-19 and Culture: Part two - Changes to lives and cultureCOVID-19 and Culture: Part three - Stigma, social inequality and cultural resistanceCOVID-19 and Culture: Part four - Writing and positive changeProfessor Ruth Robbins: Virginia Woolf and the making of modern sexualitiesTrust, truth and transparency: Exploring effective corporate communicationProfessor Jayne Raisborough: "Breaking out of stereotypes"Dr Lisa O'Keeffe: How sport can empower women in KenyaLeeds Law School spotlight on research: Celebrating women researchersDr Maria Maynard: Ethnicity and healthDr Nasser Hussain: Pushing the limits of writingDr John George: Modelling lifeDr Jill Gibbon: Drawing the arms tradeThe secret life of journalsProfessor Ben Jones: Maximising athlete performance and wellbeingDr Oliver Bray: Post-truth speechmaking: from distrust to new kinds of truthProfessor Claire Surr: Care is as important as cure in research on dementia