University of Newcastle's heavy metal PhD has struck a global chord

Josh Leeson
By Josh Leeson
July 7 2019 - 2:00am
HIT: Professor Simon Springer's PhD in heavy metal music has attracted global attention for the University of Newcastle.

WHEN University of Newcastle Professor Simon Springer advertised PhD funding to study heavy metal music last week on his Geography Anarchist website he anticipated one or two applicants.

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