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Find out more about events, seminars and public lectures in the Faculty of Humanities.

Assessing the Harms of Crime: Rationale, Methodology, Findings & Policy Uses

16:30 - 17:30 Tuesday 20 February 2018

CCCJ Seminar Programme 2017/18 (in collaboration with Methods@Manchester)

Geography Department Research Seminar : Dr Neil Entwistle (University of Salford)

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 21 February 2018

Geography Department Research Seminar

Literature Live: Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi in conversation with Ellah Wakatama Allfrey

19:30 - 21:00 Wednesday 21 February 2018

Join us to celebrate UNESCO City of Literature International Mother Language...

Philosophy Research Seminar: Dr Roberta Ballarin

16:15 - 18:00 Wednesday 21 February 2018

Title: On The Genealogy of Modality: The Necessity of Origin and the Origin of...

CTIS Seminar: Carol O'Sullivan, "‘A Splendid Innovation’: The Invention of Subtitling in the US and UK"

14:00 - 15:30 Thursday 22 February 2018

The Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies seminar series brings...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Guided Tour of Reformation Exhibition at the John Rylands Library

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 22 February 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Multilevel Modelling

Thursday 22 February 2018

This one-day course begins with a description of some examples where multilevel...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Simon Turner (cello) Paul Janes (piano)

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 22 February 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the...

Borderland - part of LGBT History Month

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 23 February 2018

Written by James Harker

Manchester University Music Society Opera Evening - 'War and Conflict'

19:30 - 21:00 Saturday 24 February 2018

This is sure to be a gripping evening of opera, on the theme of war and...

Literature Live: Mariko Nagai and Richard Lloyd Parry - Japan Now

19:30 - 21:00 Monday 26 February 2018

Join us to celebrate UNESCO City of Literature International Mother Language...

MIOIR Seminar: Raquel Ortega-Argiles, University of Birmingham - The Continental Divide? Economic Exposure to Brexit in Regions and Countries on Both Sides of the Channel

12:30 - 14:00 Monday 26 February 2018

The Manchester Institute of Innovation Research runs a series of regular...

CTIS Seminar: Sameh Hanna, "Negotiating ‘sacredness’ and constructing identities in the Arabic translation of the Gospels"

14:00 - 15:30 Thursday 01 March 2018

The Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies seminar series brings...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Prof. Bernard Jackson (Liverpool Hope/Manchester), "Ruth and Ezra-Nehemiah in Dialogue"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 01 March 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Distractfold Ensemble

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 01 March 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the...

‘Building a zero carbon city-region’: workshop for the Greater Manchester Green Summit

16:00 - 19:00 Thursday 01 March 2018

The Collaboratory for Urban Resilience and Energy (CURE) at the Manchester...

MANTIS SONIFICATION FESTIVAL and North West Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership (NWCDTP) Symposium

18:00 - 19:30 Saturday 03 March 2018

Experiencing Data in Sound: What do molecules sound like? Are musical timbres...

MANTIS SONIFICATION FESTIVAL and North West Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership (NWCDTP) Symposium

20:00 - 21:30 Saturday 03 March 2018

Experiencing Data in Sound: What do molecules sound like? Are musical timbres...

MANTIS SONIFICATION FESTIVAL and North West Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership (NWCDTP) Symposium

14:00 - 15:30 Sunday 04 March 2018

Experiencing Data in Sound: What do molecules sound like? Are musical timbres...

Literature Live: Joe Dunthorne and Luke Kennard

19:30 - 21:00 Monday 05 March 2018

Joe Dunthorne was born and brought up in Swansea, South Wales. His first novel,...

CIDRAL Theory Intensive: Alexia Yates on Karl Polanyi: ‘Polanyi: On Markets and their Limits’

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 06 March 2018

This event is part of CIDRAL's programme for the 2017/18 academic year,...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 06 March 2018

This seminar will take place on 6 March 2018 (strike action allowing)

Ballroom for Beginners: Free Taster Session

13:05 - 13:55 Wednesday 07 March 2018

Try our ‘Ballroom for Beginners’ free taster session to get a flavour for some...

CTIS Seminar: David Katan, "Stealth Translation: A Blueprint for More Accessible Translation"

14:00 - 15:30 Thursday 08 March 2018

The Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies seminar series brings...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Caroline Kaye (MMU), "William Holman Hunt’s The Finding of the Saviour in the Temple (1860): Biblical Interpretation and Protestant Aesthetics"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 08 March 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Quatuor Danel

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 08 March 2018

A concert of contrasts is offered here, ranging from the late-Romantic lyricism...

Webinar: Best practice in governance of data for research: Licensing and accessing

15:00 - 16:00 Thursday 08 March 2018

In this webinar, we will introduce best practices surrounding licensing and...

HSRC/CHISTM/UKAHN Joint Seminar with Cynthia Connolly: The Child as Scientific Problem - and Business Opportunity

12:00 - 13:30 Friday 09 March 2018

The Child as Scientific Problem—and Business Opportunity: Paediatric Drug...

Manchester University Music Society - Musica Festival Concert

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 09 March 2018

Musica is a week-long festival during the week of International Women’s Day....

Quatuor Danel Evening Concert with Richard Whalley (piano)

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 09 March 2018

A fascinating juxtaposition of the intensely wrought yet expansive lyricism of...

Trauma and Repair: A Medical Humanities Laboratory Workshop

13:00 - 17:00 Friday 09 March 2018

This workshop brings together speakers and practitioners from several different...

Manchester University Symphony Orchestra

19:30 - 21:00 Saturday 10 March 2018

Progamme to Include :

John Rylands Research Institute Annual Lecture with Jeanette Winterson

18:00 - 19:30 Monday 12 March 2018

“Reading the Future: Books, power, people, robots, and Dante”

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series - Pending on Strike Action outcome

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 13 March 2018

Dr Ricardo Silva, University College, London

Literature Live: Patrisse Khan-Cullors in conversation about #BlackLivesMatter

19:00 - 20:30 Tuesday 13 March 2018

We are delighted to welcome Patrisse Khan-Cullors to Manchester to discuss her...

Structural Equation Modelling Using Mplus

Wednesday 14 - Friday 16 March 2018

Structural Equation Models (SEM) amalgamate regression analysis, path/mediation...

CTIS Seminar: Rosario Martín Ruano, "Legal Translation and the Challenges of Recognition"

14:00 - 15:30 Thursday 15 March 2018

The Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies seminar series brings...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Dr. Kimberley Fowler (CNRS/Aix-Marseille), "The Romans, the Temple, and the Waterpot Demons in the Testimony of Truth (NHC IX, 3"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 15 March 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Piano Recital by Tom Hicks

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 15 March 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the...

Webinar: Introduction to the Understanding Society BHPS Harmonised data

15:00 - 16:00 Thursday 15 March 2018

This free webinar is for anyone with an interest in understanding and using the...

Manchester University Music Society - New Sounds from Manchester

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 16 March 2018

A second concert of 2018 showcasing compositions from some of the many talented...

Manchester University Wind Orchestra (MUWO) and Manchester University String Orchestra (MUSO)

19:30 - 21:00 Saturday 17 March 2018

Programme to Include

Stockport Youth Orchestra

15:30 - 17:00 Sunday 18 March 2018

Ay Caray! Join Stockport Youth Orchestra for a programme of Latin-American...

MIOIR Seminar: Tom Foxon, SPRU - Energy and Economic Growth: Why we need a new pathway to prosperity

12:30 - 14:00 Monday 19 March 2018

The Manchester Institute of Innovation Research runs a series of regular...

Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice - Work in Progress

14:00 - 15:00 Wednesday 21 March 2018

1. Building better relationships? Methodological lessons from a pilot study

Art History Lecture - Cristina González, Oklahoma State University

17:30 - 19:30 Thursday 22 March 2018

As part of the ‘Foreign Bodies’ research project, Dr Cristina González...

Art History Masterclass - Dr Cristina González (Oklahoma State University)

10:00 - 12:00 Thursday 22 March 2018

As part of the ‘Foreign Bodies’ research project, Dr Cristina González...

CTIS Seminar: Francis Jones, "Collaborative Translation of Poetry: The PoetTrio Experiment"

14:00 - 15:30 Thursday 22 March 2018

The Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies seminar series brings...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Samuel Rogers (Manchester), "Socio-Economic Markers in the Parable of the Good Samaritan"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 22 March 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

NVivo for Qualitative Data Analysis (CPD accredited)

Thursday 22 March 2018

This course will show participants how to use statistical analysis software, in...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - The Michael Kahan Kapelye: Klezmer Showcase

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 22 March 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the...

‘Ich bin ein Hamburger’: Music from Baroque Hamburg

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 23 March 2018

As one of the most vibrant cultural centres of the Baroque period, Hamburg was...

‘Mutations in Citizenship’: Activist and translational perspectives on migration and mobility in the age of globalisation

09:00 - 17:00 Friday 23 March 2018

An interdisciplinary research symposium on the themes of migration, translation...

MACBETH - Toil and Trouble

13:00 - 14:00 Monday 26 March 2018

Performance        1pm - 2pm       

Inclusive Devolved Futures Conference

Tuesday 27 March 2018

The University of Manchester's Devo Manc hub is hosting a one day conference on...

MACBETH - Toil and Trouble

10:00 - 11:00 Tuesday 27 March 2018

Performance 10am - 11am

Geography Department Research Seminar : Dr Maria Rusca (Department of Geography, King's College London)

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 28 March 2018

Geography Department Research Seminar

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 10 April 2018

Dr Nikolas Mittag, Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education –...

Introduction to Longitudinal Data Analysis (CPD accredited)

Thursday 12 April 2018

The course covers basic concepts in longitudinal design and analysis. The...

Longitudinal Data Analysis (CPD accredited)

Friday 13 April 2018

The course covers two of the most useful ways of analysing longitudinal data....

Susie Orbach in conversation with Jeanette Winterson “In Therapy”

19:30 - 21:00 Monday 16 April 2018

Susie Orbach is a psychotherapist, psychoanalyst, writer and social critic. She...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Prof. David Law (Manchester), "Moses at the Movies"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 19 April 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - House of Light

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 19 April 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the...

Manchester University Music Society - Cosmo Singers and Ad Solem

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 20 April 2018

The University’s two leading chamber choirs tackle choral works old and new,...

Manchester University Music Society - World Music

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 20 April 2018

Expect music-making originating from anywhere around the globe in this world...

Manchester University Music Society - Brass Band

19:30 - 21:00 Saturday 21 April 2018

Recently returning from a tour of Edinburgh and competing at Unibrass, Brass...

MIOIR Seminar: Shaz Ansari, Cambridge Judge Business School

12:30 - 14:00 Monday 23 April 2018

The Manchester Institute of Innovation Research runs a series of regular...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 24 April 2018

Alan Smith OBE, Data Visualisation Editor at the Financial Times

Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice

13:00 - 14:00 Wednesday 25 April 2018

1. Coping with the aftermath of mass violence. The refugee experience

Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice

13:00 - 14:00 Wednesday 25 April 2018

1. Coping with the aftermath of mass violence. The refugee experience

CIDRAL Theory Intensive: Sarah Roddy on Max Weber: ‘Money and Religion: Revisiting the Protestant Ethic’

10:00 - 12:00 Wednesday 25 April 2018

This event is part of CIDRAL's programme for the 2017/18 academic year,...

Peter Knight Inaugural Professorial Lecture - "Everything in Connected"

17:00 - 18:00 Wednesday 25 April 2018

Peter Knight

Ehrhardt Seminar: Dr. Katharina Keim (Manchester), "Gaster and the Samaritans"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 26 April 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Lovenotes

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 26 April 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the...

Literature Live: Jesmyn Ward

19:00 - 21:00 Friday 27 April 2018

Manchester Literature Festival are thrilled to present a rare UK event with...

Manchester University Big Band

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 27 April 2018

With an eclectic set of fresh contemporary charts, Manchester University Big...

The University of Manchester Chorus and Symphony Orchestra

19:30 - 21:00 Sunday 29 April 2018

Soloists:

The White Review

19:00 - 20:30 Monday 30 April 2018

The White Review’s editors Željka Maroševi? and Francesca Wade introduce an...

CMI Afternoon Seminar: Negotiating Digital Rights - Public Attitudes on Online Privacy and Targeting, at Home and at Work

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 01 May 2018

Professor Ariadne Vromen, University of Sydney

Geography Department Research Seminar : Dr Murray Gray (School of Geography, Queen Mary University of London)

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 02 May 2018

Geography Department Research Seminar

Ehrhardt Seminar: Joshua Bloor (Nazarene Theological College/MWRC), "he Picture of Dorian Gray: Cosmological Defilement in Hebrews 9:23"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 03 May 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Quatuor Danel Seminar

14:30 - 16:00 Thursday 03 May 2018

The Quatuor Danel workshops new compositions by postgraduate students of the...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Quatuor Danel

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 03 May 2018

Miniatures by the youngest generation and by the father of the Quatuor Danel’s...

Quatuor Danel Evening Concert with David Fanning (piano)

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 04 May 2018

Two iconic chamber works by Shostakovich frame Gubaidulina’s heartwrenching...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Dr. Dominika Kurek-Chomycz (Liverpool Hope), "God and Jealousy in the Septuagint"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 10 May 2018

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. These seminars are free...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Gamelan

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 10 May 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the...

Cities of Strangeness, 1350-1700 conference

Friday 11 May 2018

strangers / estrangement / becoming-strange.

HSRC Semiar - Learning from health and care devolution in Greater Manchester

Monday 14 May 2018

Making a Blueprint for Reform: Learning from health and care devolution in...

Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice - Work in Progress

14:00 - 15:00 Wednesday 16 May 2018

1. Understanding anti-immigrant hate speech on Twitter

Introduction to ArcGIS

Friday 25 May 2018

The course will explore the fundamentals of GIS through the analysis of real,...

Social Media for Data Analysis (CPD accredited)

Monday 28 May 2018

This course describes how to use free Windows software Mozdeh to gather tweets...

ESTIVAL 2018

Monday 04 - Friday 08 June 2018

Join Manchester University Music Society in their unique equivalent to the...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 05 June 2018

Dr Suzy Moat, University of Warwick

9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference

Monday 11 - Thursday 14 June 2018

The Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI) and Manchester Institute of...

HSRC Seminar - Resilience, Relationships, and Retention in Times of Transition

12:00 - 13:30 Monday 11 June 2018

Resilience, Relationships, and Retention in Times of Transition: NHS leaders...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 12 June 2018

Dr Beata Nowok, Longitudinal Studies Centre Scotland

Introduction to Data Analysis 1 (CPD accredited)

Thursday 14 June 2018

This course provides an introduction to the theory and methods of quantitative...

Introduction to Data Analysis 2 (CPD accredited)

Friday 15 June 2018

This course provides an introduction to the theory and methods of quantitative...

The University of Manchester Community Festival 2018

11:00 - 16:00 Saturday 16 June 2018

June 2018 will see the return of our free Community Festival, packed with fun...

Design of experiments and analysing experimental data

Friday 22 June 2018

This course is designed for those interested in the design, conduct, and...