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

Ballroom and Latin for Beginners

Wednesday 27 September - Wednesday 22 November 2017

Due to popular demand, this Autumn the Martin Harris Centre is going back to...

Monday Lunchtime Talk: Craftsmanship, Inheritance and Innovation in China – A filmmakers' experience documenting traditional Chinese culture

13:00 - 14:00 Monday 20 November 2017

In July 2017, two students had the opportunity to spend two weeks in China as...

Annual Melland Schill Lecture

17:30 - 19:00 Tuesday 21 November 2017

Manchester International Law Centre has the immense privilege of welcoming Sir...

Applying behaviour change-based health promotion strategies across the disaster cycle, a HCRI Seminar with Nancy Claxton (International Federation of Red Cross Red Crescent Societies, IFRC)

17:00 - 18:30 Tuesday 21 November 2017

Nancy Claxton is the senior officer of health promotion in the community and...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series "Parental nonstandard shifts in the United Kingdom"

15:00 - 16:15 Tuesday 21 November 2017

Dr. Afshin Zilanawala, University College London

Introduction to CLOSER: Longitudinal resources for teaching and research

14:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 21 November 2017

Introduction to the UK’s longitudinal resources workshop Hosted by...

CSEP Senior Seminar Series. Regulating human tissue: is there a role for ethics?

14:00 - 15:00 Wednesday 22 November 2017

Regulating human tissue: is there a role for ethics?

How to... analyse criminal networks

13:00 - 14:30 Wednesday 22 November 2017

How to... analyse criminal networks CCCJ Seminar Programme 2017/18 (in...

Invitation to inaugural lecture with Professor Susan Rutherford

17:00 - 18:00 Wednesday 22 November 2017

You are invited to attend Susan Rutherford's professorial inaugural lecture.

Social Network Analysis Using Stata

13:00 - 14:00 Wednesday 22 November 2017

Social network analysis is one of the most rapidly growing fields of the social...

15th Annual Rylands Poetry Reading with Jorie Graham - SOLD OUT

18:00 - 19:30 Thursday 23 November 2017

This year’s 15th Rylands reading will be given by Jorie Graham.

Ehrhardt Seminar: Stephen Barton (Manchester/Durham), "Jesus on Justice, Mercy, and Social Wellbeing in Constitutional Perspective"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 23 November 2017

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

HCRI Landmark Lecture with Pierre Carli - The 2015 Paris Terrorist Attacks: Medical Management and Lessons Learned

17:30 - 19:30 Thursday 23 November 2017

HCRI is pleased to welcome Pierre Carli as the guest speaker at our 2017...

Michelle Assay and David Fanning: two-piano recital

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 23 November 2017

Two fiery and colourful works for two pianos from the first decade of the 20th...

Webinar: Key data: Longitudinal data

15:00 - 16:00 Thursday 23 November 2017

This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about the...

Manchester University Wind Orchestra (MUWO)

19:30 - 21:15 Saturday 25 November 2017

Manchester University Wind Orchestra returns with an exciting programme of...

#GivingTuesday

Tuesday 28 November 2017

12.00-2.00pm, Renold Building - Making a Difference Fair and Swap...

CIDRAL Theory Intensive: Tristan Burke on Jacques Rancière: 'The Politics of Aesthetics'

14:00 - 16:00 Wednesday 29 November 2017

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

GDI Lecture: Prof William Ferguson on collective action, inequality and development

17:00 - 18:30 Wednesday 29 November 2017

The Global Development Institute Lecture Series is pleased to present Prof...

Invitation to inaugural lecture with Professor Caroline Bithell

17:00 - 18:00 Wednesday 29 November 2017

You are invited to attend Caroline Bithell's professorial inaugural lecture.

Royal Economic Society 2017 Annual Public Lecture

15:30 - 18:00 Wednesday 29 November 2017

The Royal Economic Society will be hosting one of the countries’ most inspiring...

TBC

14:00 - 15:00 Wednesday 29 November 2017

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CTIS Seminar: Samuel Läubli, "Post-editing in Theory and Practice"

14:00 - 15:30 Thursday 30 November 2017

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

Ehrhardt Seminar: Prof George Brooke (Manchester/Chester), "Aspects of Education in the Sectarian Scrolls from the Qumran Caves."

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 30 November 2017

Presentation of Festschrift to Philip Alexander (Manchester) following George...

Quatuor Danel Beethoven Cycle

Thursday 30 November - Sunday 03 December 2017

Join the Quatuor Danel for the Beethoven Cycle!

Quatuor Danel Beethoven Cycle Evening Concert

19:30 - 21:00 Thursday 30 November 2017

This concert forms part of the Quator Danel Beethoven Cycle.

Quatuor Danel Beethoven Cycle Lunchtime Concert

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 30 November 2017

This concert forms part of the Quator Danel Beethoven Cycle.

Quatuor Danel Seminar: ’Emulating the Classics’

14:30 - 16:00 Thursday 30 November 2017

A workshop of student minuets in Classical style with the Quatuor Danel and...

Researching Digital Cultural Heritage

Thursday 30 November - Friday 01 December 2017

Researching Digital Cultural Heritage proposes a critical examination of...

Webinar: Key data: Data about countries

15:00 - 16:00 Thursday 30 November 2017

This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about the...

Quatuor Danel Beethoven Cycle Evening Concert

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 01 December 2017

Beethoven Quartet in F major, Op. 59 No. 1

Quatuor Danel Beethoven Cycle Afternoon Concert

13:00 - 16:00 Saturday 02 December 2017

This concert forms part of the Quator Danel Beethoven Cycle Please note the...

The University of Manchester Chorus and Symphony Orchestra

19:30 - 21:15 Saturday 02 December 2017

The University of Manchester Chorus present both Haydn and Britten’s St...

Quatuor Danel Beethoven Cycle Afternoon Concert

13:00 - 15:30 Sunday 03 December 2017

This concert forms part of the Quator Danel Beethoven Cycle Please note the...

CIDRAL Roundtable: Matt Houlbrook

17:00 - 19:00 Monday 04 December 2017

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

CIDRAL Roundtable: Matt Houlbrook

17:00 - 19:00 Monday 04 December 2017

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

Controlling Business Cartels

16:00 - 17:30 Monday 04 December 2017

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 05 December 2017

Prof. John Copas, University of Warwick

Ethnography of Senior Leadership

12:00 - 13:30 Tuesday 05 December 2017

Alliance Manchester Business School's Health Services Research Centre are...

Literature Live: Jackie Kay and Ali Smith **SOLD OUT **

19:30 - 21:00 Tuesday 05 December 2017

PLEASE NOTE: This event is Sold Out

Webinar: Key data: Qualitative and mixed methods data

15:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 05 December 2017

This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn about the...

CTIS Seminar: Siobhan Brownlie, "Tales of Travelling Memory, Transcreation and Politics"

14:00 - 15:30 Thursday 07 December 2017

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

Ehrhardt Seminar: Walter J. Houston (Manchester), "Proverbial Economy"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 07 December 2017

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

Manchester University Big Band (MUBB)

19:30 - 21:15 Thursday 07 December 2017

Manchester University Big Band returns with an exciting set drawing on big band...

Pioneers of Percussion Joby Burgess (percussion / electronics)

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 07 December 2017

One of Britain’s most diverse percussionists, Joby Burgess is best known for...

Ad Solem Christmas Concert

19:30 - 21:15 Friday 08 December 2017

Ad Solem present a selection of festive, Christmas music. From Byrd to Britten,...

Manchester University Music Society - There is no ‘i’ in Concerto Grosso…’: Baroque Orchestra

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 08 December 2017

Before concertos became all about the virtuosity of the soloist, they were...

Manchester University String Orchestra and Brass Band

19:30 - 21:15 Saturday 09 December 2017

String Orchestra returns for a performance of core string repertoire and...

The Caroline Chisholm Reading with Rachel Seiffert

18:30 - 20:00 Monday 11 December 2017

This event honours the memory of writer Caroline Chisholm (MA Creative Writing,...

Webinar: Key data: Business data

15:00 - 16:00 Monday 11 December 2017

This webinar is an introduction to Office for National Statistics (ONS)...

CIDRAL Public Lecture: Peter Marx: 'Cartographing the “long” 19th century: between innovation and residues'

18:00 - 20:00 Tuesday 12 December 2017

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

Webinar: Guided walk through ReShare

15:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 12 December 2017

Are you an ESRC grant holder, whose grant has ended and is required to submit...

CIDRAL Seminar: Peter Marx: 'Cartographing the “long” 19th century: between innovation and residues'

10:00 - 12:00 Wednesday 13 December 2017

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

GDI Lecture: Dr Irene Guijt (Oxfam) on evidence for influencing: balancing research integrity

17:00 - 18:30 Wednesday 13 December 2017

The Global Development Institute Lecture Series is pleased to present Dr Irene...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Prof Reimund Bieringer (KU Leuven), "Understanding Martin Luther's Bible translation into German in its historical context: An exercise in demythologisation?"

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 14 December 2017

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

Lives of Letters Network: Private and Public Letters

17:00 - 18:30 Thursday 14 December 2017

The Lives and Afterlives of Letters Network is a newly established,...

Manchester University Music Society Festive Concert

19:30 - 21:15 Thursday 14 December 2017

Manchester University Music Society’s final evening concert of 2017 has a wide...

Quatuor Danel Lunchtime Concert

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 14 December 2017

If you like your humour to be subtle and understated, then Hindemith’s...

Quatuor Danel Seminar

14:30 - 16:00 Thursday 14 December 2017

The Quatuor Danel workshops Composition Études by Masters composers of the...

Manchester University Music Society Festive Sing Along Relaxed Performance

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 15 December 2017

Get yourself in the festive spirit with a free and extremely relaxed event full...

Quatuor Danel Evening Concert

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 15 December 2017

A multi-faceted celebration of Czech string quartets, contrasting the pathos...

King of Mutapa - written by Silvanos Mudzvova

19:30 - 21:00 Monday 18 December 2017

A one-man satire set in pre-colonial, traditional Africa, on how Kings could...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 19 December 2017

Prof. Piet Bracke, Ghent University

Early Cancer Detection and Community Based Life Style Change

13:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 19 December 2017

Seminar 2pm - 4 pm, free networking lunch from 1 pm

Personhood and Selfhood: Social Personhood

Tuesday 16 January 2018

The first in a Royal Institute of Philosophy conference series on Personhood...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 23 January 2018

Dr Robin Samuel, University of Luxembourg

Behind the curtain: The illicit trade of firearms, explosives and ammunition on the dark web

13:00 - 14:30 Wednesday 24 January 2018

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 30 January 2018

Dr Catherine Heeney, University of Edinburgh

"Digital Punishment” Through Online Criminal Record in the U.S

15:30 - 17:00 Wednesday 31 January 2018

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

Spatters and Lies: Technologies of Truth in the Sam Sheppard Case, 1954-1965

16:00 - 17:30 Tuesday 06 February 2018

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 13 February 2018

Dr Anne McMunn, University College, London

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)

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 27 February 2018

Professor Li-Chun Zhang, University of Southampton

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,...

Quatuor Danel Lunchtime Concert

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 08 March 2018

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

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...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 13 March 2018

Dr Ricardo Silva, University College, London

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 10 April 2018

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 24 April 2018

Alan Smith OBE, Data Visualisation Editor at the Financial Times

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,...

Quatuor Danel Lunchtime Concert

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 03 May 2018

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

Quatuor Danel Seminar

14:30 - 16:00 Thursday 03 May 2018

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

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...

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 05 June 2018

Dr Suzy Moat, University of Warwick

CMI Afternoon Seminar Series

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 12 June 2018

Dr Beata Nowok, Longitudinal Studies Centre Scotland

International Law and Universality - 2018 Conference of the European Society of International Law

Wednesday 12 - Saturday 15 September 2018

Join us for the 14th Annual Conference of the European Society of International...