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

Ehrhardt Seminar: Revd. Dr. Dwight Swanson (Nazarene Theological College), ‘Conflicting Eschatologies: Jesus and the Mahdi (Christian and Shi’a apocalyptic expectation)’

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 21 February 2019

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

SHORT COURSES: Introduction to Longitudinal Data Analysis

Thursday 21 February 2019

The course covers basic concepts in longitudinal design and analysis.

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Nicholas Ashton, piano: Wasserklavier

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 21 February 2019

This programme explores the theme of water: The dark surface of a Venetian...

MUMS Opera Project

19:00 - 21:00 Friday 22 February 2019

MUMS present a night of opera! Witness the World Stage Premier of Judith Weir’s...

SHORT COURSES: Longitudinal Data Analysis

Friday 22 February 2019

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

MUMS Opera Project

19:00 - 21:00 Saturday 23 February 2019

MUMS present a night of opera! Witness the World Stage Premier of Judith Weir’s...

LITERATURE LIVE: MLF Tracey Thorn in conversation with Jeanette Winterson - SOLD OUT

19:30 - 20:30 Tuesday 26 February 2019

Please note, this event is now fully booked.

Mitchell centre seminar series

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 27 February 2019

Matteo Valleriani,

Amy Conway’s Super Awesome World

19:00 - 20:30 Thursday 28 February 2019

“...if good theatre is about changing our consciousness, then [Amy Conway]...

Consumption Work Workshop

Thursday 28 February - Friday 01 March 2019

This invite only two day workshop will explore the notion of 'consumption work'...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Dr. Katie Edwards (The University of Sheffield)

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 28 February 2019

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

Nigerian Gospel Singing Workshop with Evanthia Patsiaoura

14:30 - 16:00 Thursday 28 February 2019

Led by Evanthia Patsiaoura, this workshop explores the rich music repertoires...

Urban platforms and the future city: Transformations in infrastructure, governance, knowledge, and everyday life

Thursday 28 February - Friday 01 March 2019

Digital platforms like Amazon, Facebook, and Google are transforming how we...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Daniel Hyunwoo Evans (Piano)

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 28 February 2019

Daniel Hyunwoo Evans will perform a solo recital in the WCLC series 2018-2019....

Ad Solem and The Cosmo Singers

19:00 - 21:00 Saturday 02 March 2019

The University of Manchester Chamber Choirs: Ad Solem and The Cosmo singers...

MANTIS FESTIVAL

18:00 - 19:30 Saturday 02 March 2019

MANTIS (Manchester Theatre in Sound) presents concerts of exciting new...

MANTIS FESTIVAL

20:00 - 21:00 Saturday 02 March 2019

MANTIS (Manchester Theatre in Sound) presents concerts of exciting new...

MANTIS FESTIVAL

14:00 - 15:00 Sunday 03 March 2019

MANTIS (Manchester Theatre in Sound) presents concerts of exciting new...

Planetary Urbanization and Architectural Research

13:30 - 18:30 Monday 04 March 2019

Research Seminar hosted by the Manchester Architecture Research Group and the...

Webinar: Education in the long run - which data are available?

15:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 05 March 2019

This webinar is jointly organised by the UK Data Service and CeLSIUS as part of...

GDI Lecture Series: Property, institutions, and social stratification in Africa with Franklin Obeng-Odoom

17:00 - 18:30 Wednesday 06 March 2019

The Global Development Institute is pleased to host Associate Professor...

International Women's Day: Balance For Better

13:00 - 15:00 Wednesday 06 March 2019

Join us as Dr Jess Wade, scientist and equality campaigner, visits The...

Mitchell centre seminar series

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 06 March 2019

Mark McCain, University of Glasgow

Nation Branding in Taiwan - A Grassroots Perspective by Dr Adina Zemanek

12:00 - 14:00 Wednesday 06 March 2019

My presentation will start from discussing nation branding projects coordinated...

Air Quality Challenges; Governance and Good Health

13:00 - 18:30 Thursday 07 March 2019

Society of Legal Scholars in association with the UK Environmental Law...

Cafe Scientifique talk: The Human Voice

18:30 - 20:30 Thursday 07 March 2019

The Human Voice – Prof Trevor Cox (University of Salford)

Ehrhardt Seminar: Revd. Fleur Houston - ‘Asylum Crisis? An Examination of Isa 16.1-5’

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 07 March 2019

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

Northern Harmony Singing Workshop

14:30 - 16:00 Thursday 07 March 2019

Join us for this lucky dip into Northern Harmony’s treasure trove of...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Northern Harmony

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 07 March 2019

Northern Harmony’s 14 brilliant young singers present a thrilling mix of world...

Webinar: An update on ONS's plans to transform the population and migration statistics system

15:00 - 16:00 Thursday 07 March 2019

Administrative data are a rich source of data and have the potential to...

MUMS Lunchtime Concerts: Musica Lunchtime Concert

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 08 March 2019

Come and enjoy a lunchtime concert performed by the Manchester University Music...

The University of Manchester Symphony Orchestra

19:30 - 21:00 Saturday 09 March 2019

The symphonic repertoire of the early-twentieth century is characterized by...

In Search of Climate Politics

12:00 - 15:00 Monday 11 March 2019

This invite-only workshop is focused on developing a book manuscript with the...

LITERATURE LIVE: Max Porter in conversation with Luke Brown

19:30 - 21:00 Monday 11 March 2019

One of the rising stars of British literature, Max Porter’s debut novel Grief...

HCRI Research Series: 10 Years of HCRI, Sophie Roborgh and Nat O'Grady

16:00 - 18:00 Tuesday 12 March 2019

HCRI celebrates its 10 year anniversary with a rich programme of events. Join...

Webinar: Journey to work data in the UK - what data are available?

15:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 12 March 2019

This webinar is jointly organised by CeLSIUS and the UK Data Service as part of...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Revd. Dr. Mika Pajunen - ‘Models of Textual Development and the Dead Sea Scrolls‘

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 14 March 2019

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

JRRI Annual Lecture 2019. Jenny Uglow: 'Walter Crane: Fairytales, Manchester and Utopian Socialism'

17:30 - 19:30 Thursday 14 March 2019

The 2019 JRRI Annual Lecture is presented by historian and writer, Jenny Uglow.

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Trio Atem

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 14 March 2019

Pia Palme HER VERY NOISE, HER GUISE (2017) Matthew Sergeant The Velvet Rage...

MUMS lunchtime Concerts: World Music

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 15 March 2019

Come and enjoy a lunchtime concert performed by the Manchester University Music...

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

19:30 - 21:00 Saturday 16 March 2019

MUWO and MUSO are back! Get your wands at the ready with John Williams. Be part...

GDI Lecture Series: Agrarian crises, institutional innovation and gender: Can group farming provide an answer? with Prof Bina Agarwal

17:00 - 18:30 Wednesday 20 March 2019

The Global Development Institute and the Post Crash Economics Society is...

Mitchell centre seminar series

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 20 March 2019

Alejandro Espinosa Rada

SHORT COURSES: Structural Equation Modelling Using Mplus

Wednesday 20 - Friday 22 March 2019

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

The Washing Up

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 20 March 2019

Devised by the company

Valid and reliable assessment and feedback (Teaching Online Workshop Series)

10:00 - 11:00 Wednesday 20 March 2019

Valid and reliable assessment and feedback

All Our Futures 2: Further thoughts on creating a healthy built environment for older people

13:00 - 16:00 Thursday 21 March 2019

You are invited to a free seminar on creating a healthy built environment for...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Revd. Dr. Svetlana Khobnya (Nazarene Theological College) - ‘The Reality of Faithfulness in 1 Peter: To What Extent Does Peter Create a Model of Faithful Living?’

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 21 March 2019

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

HCRI Research Series: 10 Years of HCRI, Alison Howell

16:00 - 18:00 Thursday 21 March 2019

HCRI celebrates its 10 year anniversary with a rich programme of events. Join...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Shakespeare Miscellany II: 'Music oft hath such a charm...'

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 21 March 2019

Three years after the first Shakespeare Miscellany, pianist and scholar...

Achieve a formal, national teaching qualification for your contribution to teaching and learning (Teaching Online Workshop Series)

13:00 - 14:00 Friday 22 March 2019

The University’s Leadership in Education Awards Programme (LEAP) has awarded...

Big Band

19:30 - 21:00 Friday 22 March 2019

The Manchester University Big Band returns, pushing the ensemble’s capabilities...

Stockport Youth Orchestra

15:30 - 17:30 Sunday 24 March 2019

“The arts aren’t just a nice-to-have add-on; they should be a core part of our...

The Annual Gillian White Lecture

17:00 - 19:00 Monday 25 March 2019

The Annual Lectures concentrate on international economic law and aim to...

COMMONISM

19:00 - 20:30 Wednesday 27 March 2019

Written by Smith & Sveen

Mitchell centre seminar series

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 27 March 2019

Dr Andreas Herz, University of Hildesheim, Germany

Ehrhardt Seminar: Dr. Gergely Juhasz (Liverpool Hope University) - ‘From 1 Corinthians to Galatians: Unity and Discord as Hermeneutical Key for Protestant Self-Understanding in the Early Reformation’

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 28 March 2019

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

SHORT COURSES: Multiple Linear Regression

Thursday 28 March 2019

This course provides a thorough grounding in the theory and methods of multiple...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Quatuor Danel Lunchtime Concert with David Fanning (piano)

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 28 March 2019

Reeves              Still above Ground – Elegy for Cello and Piano Prokofiev       Quartet No. 1...

MUMS Lunchtime Concerts: Folk Concert

13:10 - 14:00 Friday 29 March 2019

MUMS are excited to present their first ever folk-themed concert, with music...

Quatuor Danel Evening Concert with Petr Prause (cello)

19:30 Friday 29 March 2019

A new work by Richard Whalley based on analogies between music and Icelandic...

Hallé Choral Academy Concert

15:00 - 17:00 Saturday 30 March 2019

Join the Hallé Choral Academy as they perform a selection of works including...

The University of Manchester Chorus and Symphony Orchestra

19:30 - 21:30 Saturday 30 March 2019

The University of Manchester Chorus returns this spring with Carl Orff’s...

Mitchell centre seminar series

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 03 April 2019

Alex Stivala, Swinburne University of Technology

Brass Band

19:30 - 21:00 Thursday 04 April 2019

Manchester University Brass Band presenting a largely ecclesiastical programme...

Ehrhardt Seminar: Dr. Dominika Kurek-Chomycz (Liverpool Hope University) - ‘The Wedded Wife of Romans 7:1-6’

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 04 April 2019

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

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Klezmer: The Michael Kahan Kapelye

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 04 April 2019

Performing a compelling concert of klezmer music – the traditional dance music...

A CELEBRATION FOR SIR JOHN MANDUELL

19:00 - 21:00 Saturday 06 April 2019

A celebration and tribute to Sir John Manduell CBE, who spent his life...

SHORT COURSES: NVivo for Qualitative Data Analysis

Thursday 11 April 2019

This course introduces NVivo as a data management tool.

Adaptive testing using Möbius (Maple TA) (Teaching Online Workshop Series)

13:00 - 14:00 Monday 15 April 2019

Adaptive testing using Möbius

MACBETH - Toil and Trouble

13:00 - 14:00 Wednesday 24 April 2019

Performance               1pm - 2pm                      Workshops              2.15pm - 3pm

MACBETH- Toil and Trouble: SOLD OUT

10:00 - 11:00 Thursday 25 April 2019

Please note, this event is fully booked. If you would like to be added to the...

CMI Afternoon Seminar: Combining Self-reports with Passive Data Collection on Smartphones - Prof Florian Keusch

15:00 - 16:15 Tuesday 30 April 2019

Speaker: Prof. Florian Keusch, University of Mannheim

Mitchell centre seminar series

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 01 May 2019

Siobhan McAndrew, University of Bristol

SHORT COURSES: Introduction to STATA

Thursday 02 May 2019

The course provides an introductory training in Stata, a statistical package...

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Stephen Richardson (bass) with David Fanning (piano)

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 02 May 2019

Leading British bass Stephen Richardson performs Shostakovich's hard-hitting...

SHORT COURSES: Survival analysis with STATA

Friday 03 May 2019

This course is designed for people who are familiar with the Stata software and...

GDI Lecture Series: Ambitious and ambiguous public investments in African cities with Edgar Pieterse

16:30 - 18:00 Wednesday 08 May 2019

The Global Development Institute is pleased to host Edgar Pieterse as part of...

Mitchell centre seminar series

16:00 - 17:30 Wednesday 08 May 2019

Filip Agneessens

Designing for mobile learning (Teaching Online Workshop Series)

11:00 - 12:00 Thursday 09 May 2019

Designing for mobile learning

Ehrhardt Seminar: Justin Daneshmand (University of Manchester) - ‘Visitation and Verdict: Reading the Lukan Nazareth Pericope as a Theoxenic Episode of Theophanic Judgement’

14:00 - 16:00 Thursday 09 May 2019

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

John Rylands Poetry Reading with Leontia Flynn and Zaffar Kunial

17:00 - 19:30 Thursday 09 May 2019

Please join us from 5 pm at the John Rylands Library for a reception and a...

SHORT COURSES: Introduction to ArcGIS

Thursday 09 May 2019

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

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Gamelan

13:10 - 14:00 Thursday 09 May 2019

Second-year Music students on the Ensemble Performance module demonstrate their...

CMI Afternoon Seminar: How do business elites think about distributive justice? - Dr Daniela Lup

15:00 - 16:15 Tuesday 14 May 2019

Speaker: Dr Daniela Lup, Middlesex University, London

SHORT COURSES: Introduction to Data Analysis 1

Wednesday 15 May 2019

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

SHORT COURSES: Introduction to Data Analysis 2

Thursday 16 May 2019

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar: Hate crime and hate speech around Brexit - Prof. Matthew L Williams

15:00 - 16:15 Tuesday 21 May 2019

Speaker: Prof. Matthew L Williams, Cardiff University

Retro(per)spective by Split Britches

19:00 - 20:30 Tuesday 21 May 2019

Written and Performed by Lois Weaver and Peggy Shaw. Including work created in...

Retro(per)spective by Split Britches

19:00 - 20:30 Wednesday 22 May 2019

Written and Performed by Lois Weaver and Peggy Shaw. Including work created in...

SHORT COURSES: Social Media for Data Analysis

Friday 24 May 2019

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar: Modelling international migration: State of the art, and new research frontiers - Prof Jakub Bijak

15:00 - 16:30 Tuesday 04 June 2019

Speaker: Prof Jakub Bijak, Professor of Social Statistics and Demography,...

ESTIVAL 2019

Tuesday 04 - Friday 07 June 2019

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar: Citizen competence in direct democracy - Dr Céline Colombo

15:00 - 16:15 Tuesday 11 June 2019

Speaker: Dr Céline Colombo, University of Zurich

Scaling up participatory development in towns and cities of the global South

Wednesday 12 - Thursday 13 June 2019

The Global Development Institute will host a mini-conference to understand the...

Healthcare Disparities: disruptive healthcare technologies and the patient

Thursday 13 - Saturday 15 June 2019

The question of health inequalities has become increasingly significant as...

David Lewis and His Place in the History of Analytic Philosophy

Monday 17 - Wednesday 19 June 2019

The conference marks the end of our AHRC-funded project at the University of...

SHORT COURSES: Design of experiments and analysing experimental data

Monday 17 June 2019

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

CMI Afternoon Seminar: From the social to the biological - Dr Tony Robertson

15:00 - 16:15 Tuesday 18 June 2019

Speaker: Dr Tony Robertson, University of Stirling

Gorton Philharmonic’s fundraising concert in aid of Christie Hospital

19:30 - 21:00 Saturday 13 July 2019

Conducted by Juan Ortuño, the programme includes Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue,...