Past events in the School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music

2016

2nd December - Florentine Arts Ensemble: Dahl's Norwegian landscape

2nd December - Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir

30th November - Title to be confirmed

29th November - Ramon Llull in Birmingham

28th November - Airpower in the French Empire: the Armée de l'Air in the levant (1918-1940)

27th November - Brass Band and Chamber Choirs

26th November - Symphony Orchestra

25th November - Amy Harman and Erdem Misirlioglu

25th November - Big Band featuring Stan Sulzmann

23rd November - Performing Brahms: reading between the lines of the notation

20th November - CEMPR and Early Modern Vocal Ensemble

19th November - Wind Band and Sax Choir

18th November - Musica Secreta

18th November - 500 years of madness in culture and society - Public dialogue

18th November - Ariosto's afterlives: 500 years of madness

18th November - Early modern madness

16th November - Title to be confirmed

16th November - Mapping Paris: artists' studios in the 18th-Century city

16th November - Beirut, 1982

13th November - Birmingham Symphonic Brass

12th November - BEASTdome: Envision

11th November - King Edward's School and King Edward VI High School for Girls

9th November - Music is a footnote to tuning: microtonality and the practice of intonation in contemporary string performance

9th November - A Shakespeare and Verlaine songbook

7th November - Paradox in the work of Edouard Glissant

4th November - Eloquence in sound and stone: English music and alabaster images, 1380-1520 - A symposium and concert

4th November - Binchois Consort

2nd November - Avant-Garde music for latex balloons

29th October - Music Experience Day

28th October - Daniel Lebhardt

26th October - Space, sight, and sound in the Renaissance palace: adventures with the MARI project

26th October - Modern Languages virtual open day

26th October - Thomas Cole's journeys: towards a transregional history of American art

26th October - The English Concert Baroque Masters

24th October - History of Art virtual open day

21st October - Richard Jenkinson and David le Page

19th October - André Tchaikowsky (1935-1982): Polish, British, or cosmopolitan?

19th October - Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet

14th October - Shakespeare and his contemporaries

12th October - Cognitive transformations: the literary archive

12th October - Francis Newton Souza, suffering, and masculinity

7th October - James Turnbull and Clare Hammond

7th October - BEASTdome: Emergence

25th September - Music in the making

15th-16th September - Line, word and gesture: visualising thinking in the Hispanic world

3rd September - Bournville String Orchestra

22nd July - Birmingham and Solihull International Jazz and Blues Festival

15th July - Birmingham and Solihull International Jazz and Blues Festival

1st-2nd July - The medium and the message: re-evaluating form and meaning in European architecture c. 1400-1950

23rd June - Symphony Orchestra: Pre-Tour Concert

18th-19th June - Brant International Piano Competition 2016

17th June - Festival Voices: Celebrating Shakespeare

17th June - Summer Festival Buffet

16th June - Big Band

12th June - UoB Music Society Wind Band and Nottingham University Wind Orchestra

12th-15th June - The Beggar's Opera

11th June - Birmingham Proms in Chancellor's Court

10th June - miniBEAST

8th June - Brass Band and Saxophone Ensembles

7th June - Jazz Collective

6th June - Chamber Ensembles

6th-17th June - Summer Festival of Music

31st May-3rd June - Final Year Recitalists

20th May - Formosa Quartet

18th May - Church Design in Counter Reformation Venice

18th May - Academy of Ancient Music: Vivaldi in Dresden

13th May - Recyclage musical

12th May - Sweetness and electric light at the Grosvenor Gallery

6th May - Moon, Water and Dance

5th May - Final Year Recitalists

3rd May - Final Year Recitalists

27th April - Final Year Recitalists

25th April - Final Year Recitalists

24th March - Final Year Recitalists 5

24th March - University Wind Band and Saxophone Choir

23rd March - Pete Stollery

22nd March - Big Band

21st March - Final Year Recitalists 4

21st March - University Camerata

19th-20th March - Orchestral Weekender

18th March - Chetham's School of Music

18th March - Chamber Choirs and Brass Band

17th March - Final Year Recitalists 3

17th March - Picnic in the desert

17th March - Beer: Dark Matter

16th March - Claudia Molitor

16th March - The Modernist Making of an International Rhythmic 'Race'

16th March - Akounak tedaiat taha tazoughai

16th March - Academy of Ancient Music: Vivaldi in Dresden

16th March - Callum Smart and Richard Uttley

15th March - On Memory: Recital and Conversation

14th March - Final Year Recitalists 2

13th March - Birmingham Symphonic Brass

12th March - University Women's Choir and Birmingham University Singers

11th March - Visualising Sound 2: Workshop Day

11th March - Gildas Quartet and Jack McNeill

11th March - BBC Philharmonic

9th March - "Nature and Mystery": The influence of Bartók's night music in Italy

9th March - Using literature to teach language: an Italian case-study

9th March - Happy Housewives: Ida Applebroog's History of Feminism

9th March - Angela Hewitt

7th March - CEMPR Small Ensembles

7th March - Exhibition Launch: Empires of Emptiness

6th March - University Chorus and City of Birmingham Choir with Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra

5th March - When yesterday we met... Storytelling through song

5th March - Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller at Carnegie Hall 1939

4th March - Alexander Ullman

4th March - David Rees-Williams Trio

3rd March - Final Year Recitalists 1

2nd March - Seascape in the mist: lost in Mendelssohn's Hebrides

2nd March - Careers after Art History

29th February - Performance Practice Recital

27th February - Chamber Music Night

26th February - Christopher Orton and Tomoko Matsuoka

24th February - Title to be confirmed

24th February - Love and money in Abraham Ortelius's Album Amicorum

23rd February - Difficult heritage? Reflections on fascist architecture and its legacy in contemporary Italy

22nd February - Harmonieband

20th February - Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

19th February - Judith Weir

19th February - Moments of Weightlessness

19th February - Composers in Conversation

19th February - Friday Night Classics: Rodgers and Hammerstein

18th February - BODY CLOCK Interactive Installation

18th-19th February - Jazz Collective

17th February - miniBEAST featuring Erik Nyström

17th February - Erik Nyström

17th February - Fidelio Trio

16th February - VENUE CHANGE: Aisha Orazbayeva and Joseph Houston

16th February - Joel Sachs

15th February - Gamelan Ensemble

15th February-15th May - Empires of Emptiness: Fortresses of the Sahara and the Steppe

13th-14th February - BEAST and SOUNDkitchen present: BEASTdome Pantry Sessions

12th February - Visualising Sound 1: Art and Music Workshop Day

12th February - Hermes Ensemble

12th February - New Music Ensemble

10th February - Ellen Fallowfield

7th February - Chamber Orchestra and EMVE

5th February - Rachel Lee Priday and Michael Dussek

3rd February - Historically informed performance and the boundaries of musical discourse

3rd February - Fantasy Figures: Inspiration and Reality

3rd February - Ian Bostridge and Joseph Middleton

29th January - Musical portraits: lecture-recitals

27th January - Music and ritual in action: tackling HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa

22nd January - Musical portraits: lecture-recitals

20th January - Cadence and formal articulation in Nineteenth-Century Sonata forms

20th January - Fascist Fountains

19th January - Book launch

15th January - Savitri Greer and Richard Uttley

2015

11th December - Amy Harman and Tom Poster

9th December - Title to be confirmed

9th December - Peter Blake's 'God's Own Junkyard' (1964)

9th December - Pascal and Ami Rogé

4th December - New Blues for Piano

1st December - An Italian 'Marxian-Jungism'? Towards a Materialist Rethinking of Analytical Psychology

27th November - Alexander Ullman and Michael Petrov

26th November - Interdisciplinary Italy: Experimentation and Transgression across the Arts

25th November - Title to be confirmed

25th November - The Eye Wandering the Ceiling

25th November - quartet-lab replaced by Pieter Wispelwey and Paolo Giacometti

20th November - Morgan Pearse and Jonathan Ware

15th November - University Baroque Orchestra

13th November - King Edward's School and King Edward VI High School for Girls

11th November - The interpretive process as research

11th November - The Avant-Garde's Alternative Professionalism

10th November - Book launch

6th November - Nathaniel Vallois and David Quigley

4th November - The Horn of Africa in Tel Aviv

1st November - Music Experience Day

30th October - Takahashi, Stringfellow and Whiffen

28th October - What can democracy mean for music?

28th October - Micro-Architecture

28th October - Binchois Consort: the Battle of Agincourt

23rd October - Apollo Saxophone Quartet

21st October - Bax's In Memorias [sic]

21st October - The Syrian Entanglement

16th October - Dautricourt Trio

15th October - A talk with Basque writer Kirmen Uribe

9th October - ensembleF2: Discovering Danzi

2nd October - Clara Mouriz and Joseph Middleton

9th-11th September - The Royal Musical Association annual conference 2015

26th August - RMA 2015 Programme - Abstracts

3rd-4th July - House, work, artwork: feminism and Art History's new domesticities

19th-20th June - Music and Realism: comparative historical perspectives

18th-19th June - Artistic Interventions in the Virtual Space

7th-19th June - Summer Festival of Music

29th May - Florentine Arts Ensemble

28th May - Encallados (Stranded)

22nd May - Clipper Erickson

21st May - Tots volem el millor per a ella (We all want what's best for her)

18th May - Taking time - A Composer's reflection on how he works [full video available]

15th May - Marcus Farnsworth and Joseph Middleton

13th May - Ottiero Ottieri: un caso letterario. Industry, mental illness and politics in Ottieri's work

8th May - Oliver She

7th May - Aupa Etxebeste (Hurray Etxebeste)

7th May - Trouble at the Vale: Chelsea anarchists in the 1890s

6th May - La Venexiana

5th May - Visual anthropology in Sardinia

1st May - Daniel Tones and Owen Underhill

30th April-2nd May - BEAST Feast 2015

28th-30th April - BEAST:FEaST 2016

27th April-2nd June - Monday Lunchtime Series

27th March - Barber Lunchtime Series: Lady Barber's Legacy

26th March - Palpitatingly modern luxury: electrifying the country house

25th March - Barber Evening Series: Nash Ensemble

24th March - Classicality and experimental writing in Giuseppe Pontiggia

24th March - Big Band and Jazz Collective

23rd March - University Camerata

22nd March - Philharmonic Orchestra

21st March - The Age of Choirs

20th March - Barber Lunchtime Series: Tesla Quartet

20th March - Brass in Concert

19th March - Seeing spiritually and seeing the spiritual: seeking some perspective on Pieter Bruegel's paintings

19th March - Spain and Portugal in the early seventeenth century: a Viceroy's viewpoint

19th March - BEAST: Evensong

16th March - AWAKE

15th March - Saxophone Ensemble

14th March - University Chorus

13th March - Barber Lunchtime Series: Chetham's School of Music

13th March - Symphony Orchestra

12th March - Time and space: another look at Jacopo de' Barbari's View of Venice, c. 1500

11th March - Title to be confirmed

6th March - Barber Lunchtime Series: Piano4Hands

4th-7th March - Mary of Burgundy: the reign, the 'persona' and the legacy of a European princess

3rd March - Title to be announced

1st March - Voyages of Discovery

27th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: New Music Ensemble

27th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: Alexander Ullman

26th February - 'Better Than Before'?: Actor-Network-Theory and László Moholy-Nagy's occupational therapy courses

25th February - Music Research Colloquium: Agnieszka Pluta

20th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: Gansch and Middleton

20th February - CBSO Friday Night Classics: Opera Gala

18th February - English song in the 15th century: was this a golden age?

18th February - Barber Evening Series: Dante Quartet

17th February - 'The Republic of the Mad'. radical psychiatry in Italy in the 1960s and 1970s and the end of the asylum

15th February - Chamber Ensembles and Gamelan Ensemble

13th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: Whelan and Smith

11th February - Life on mars before Life on Mars: music and Adam Adamant Lives

11th February - From pride to humiliation: an Oral History project in Hialeah

8th February - University Chamber Orchestra

6th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: Rose Consort of Viols

5th February - Trickster, charlatan, apparition, king: representing royal impostors in post-revolutionary France

4th February - The language of leadership

29th January - "Utter lack of true dramatic feeling": Exploring Jan Steen's The Wrath of Ahasuerus

28th January - In materna lingua: nuns and polyphony in early 16th-century Italy

23rd-24th January - BEASTdome: Pantry Sessions

23rd-30th January - Barber Lunchtime Series: Romantic Piano Fantasies

21st January - Music Research Colloquium: Rodney Sharman

21st January - Music Research Colloquium: Richard Rijnvos

21st January - Barber Evening Series: VOCES8

16th January - Barber Lunchtime Series: Baker and Limonov

2014

13th-14th December - Birmingham University Singers

12th December - University Women's Choir

11th December - Piety, peasants, proverbs, and other peculiar pictures: making sense of Pieter Bruegel's paintings

10th December - "Pirating the Pachamama (Earth Mother)": mimesis, remix and distortion in the Bolivian Andes

9th December - Maternal dislocations: memory, selfhood and mother-tongue in Goliarda Sapienza's and Elena Ferrante's works

8th December - University Carol Service

7th December - Best of British: University Brass Band and Chamber Choirs

6th December - Wind Band and Saxophone Ensemble

5th December - Navarra Quartet with Alexander Boyd

30th November - Eternal Light: Symphony Orchestra and University Chorus

28th November - In the Silence of the Secret Night

28th November - University Big Band

27th November - A collective response: feminism, film, performance and Greenham Common

26th November - Keeping tracks: archiving sound in the 21st Century

26th November - Memory and affect: issues from Spain and Portugal

24th November - Selfish Women and Other Inconvenient Deviants

21st November - Henry Fairs and David Hatcher

21st November - University organ festival finale

19th November - Music Research Colloquium: Richard Baker

18th November - Voidances: on Maurice's Blanchot's fiction

15th November - Henry Fairs

14th November - King Edward's School and King Edward VI High School for Girls

14th November - Thomas Trotter with Birmingham University Singers

13th November - Cubomania: collage, destruction and desire

12th November - Music Research Colloquium: Orlando Garcia

12th November - Monsters and prodigies in early modern Europe

12th November - John Lill

7th November - Total Brass

5th November - Once more, with singing (and dancing): musical episodes in television series

1st November - Nova Music Opera

31st October - Crossing borders: Music's journey between Italy and France

29th October - Music Research Colloquium: Patricia Alessandrini

24th October - Presteigne Festival Tour

23rd October - Of shepherds and sheep: the fortunes of pastoral metaphor in Christian imagery c. 1100

22nd October - The musical refiguring of Shelley: Granville Bantock and The Witch of Atlas

17th October - Hallé Soloists

15th October - Becoming-minoritarian: embodiment and disembodiment in Szymanowski's Mythes, Op.30

15th October - Editing medieval texts in the Digital Age: the Estoria de Espanna project

15th October - Winterreise

13th-17th October - Insider's View: a festival of Russian art, performance and research

10th October - Peter Moore and Robert Thompson

9th October - Photo albums and fancy dress: encounters with the African archive

3rd October - Incus Ensemble

28th September - Music in the making

20th September - History of Art taster day 2014

11th July - Premiere of music inspired by the work of Yves Bonnefoy

3rd-6th July - Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference 2014

20th June - Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir

18th June - Summer Festival Sinfonia

17th June - Big Band

15th June - Brass Band

14th June - Wind Band: stage and screen spectacular

13th June - Chamber Ensembles

13th-15th June - Summer Festival Opera

12th-13th June - Contemporary Caribbean visual culture: artistic visions of global citizenship

9th June - miniBEAST

8th June - Saxophone Ensemble

3rd June - Modern Languages networking and workshop event for MFL teachers

2nd-4th June - Final Year recitalists

15th May - La Plaga (The Plague)

13th May - O Apóstolo (The Apostle)

8th May - Urte Berri On, Amona! (Happy New Year, Grandma!)

7th-8th May - Curating Art History

6th May - Final Year recitalists

6th May - Postgraduate lecture recitals

3rd May - BEASTiary

2nd May - BEASTiary

28th April - Final Year recitalists

16th April - Short stories in translation

27th March - Postgraduate lecture recitals

27th March - Schoenberg, Gesamtkunstwerk and fantasies

27th March - Big Band

24th March - Final Year recitalists

23rd March - Symphony Orchestra

21st March - Binchois Consort, Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir

20th March - Postgraduate lecture recitals

20th March - Transnational art education in the 19th Century

19th March - Bloodpeople, dangerous sex, and dead men walking: how to tell?

19th March - '"Anglifizierung" und "Globalisierung": Aktuelle Diskurse zu Entlehnungen und moderner Sprachpurismus

18th March - Spatial Planning, Photography, and Modernity in Post-War France

17th March - Final Year recitalists

16th March - University Chorus and Philharmonic Orchestra

15th March - Chamber Choirs and Chamber Ensembles

14th March - Brass in concert

13th March - Postgraduate lecture recitals

13th March - Synthetic dreams: colour-film-music in the 1920s

12th March - The language of leadership

10th March - Early Modern Vocal Ensemble

9th March - Wind Band and Saxophone Ensemble

6th March - Queer cinemas between France and Spain

5th March - Ahead, Athwart, Askance: tropes of perversion in contemporary Hispanophone cinema

5th March - "The Full Monty" into Europe? Issues of cultural untranslatability from a comparative perspective: investigating the German and French versions of this 1990s British comedy

4th March - Modelling citizens: negotiations of agency and belonging through the medium of Italian migration literature

3rd March - Final Year recitalists

27th February - Court on canvas: tennis in art

26th February - The language of leadership

26th February - Anti-Positivism and the Esoteric in early Twentieth-Century Mexican thought and literature

25th February - Translating Frantz Fanon

24th February - Early Music Ensembles

19th February - Introduction to postgraduate study in the School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music

16th February - Music experience day

14th February - BEAST@IKON

12th February - Theorising Informality from the ground up in Russia

12th February - "Wir sind das Volk": the dominance of 1989

7th February - Gilbert and Sullivan Gala

2nd February - Sons of Bach

31st January-2nd February - BEAST@CBSO Centre: pioneers of sound

28th January - The living and the poetic intention: Édouard Glissant's biopolitics of literature

27th January - BEASTdome

21st January - Blacks out: Italy's melancholic whiteness

15th January - Hitler's female helpers

6th-8th January - The Royal Music Association's 2014 Research Students' Conference

2013

12th December - Unthinking Shah Rukh Khan and Global Bollywood

11th December - Alternatives to the nation-state? Political fiction and Joseba Sarrionandia´s 'The Frozen Man'

10th December - The face that launched a thousand sonnets: Simonetta Cattaneo Vespucci and the quest for Florentine identity at the turn of the 15th century

4th December - Seasonal speed workshop

28th November - Sexology and literature: on the uses and abuses of fiction

27th November - Mourning for the victims: Leningrad memorial cemeteries

27th November - The politics and poetics of representing male bodies in contemporary Caribbean art: Cuba and the Dominican Republic

19th November - Michelangelo's Grace: self portrayal and religious identity in two of his Pietàs

17th November - Onyx Brass

16th November - 54th National Postgraduate Colloquium in German Studies

14th November - Great exhibitions in the margins. Cultures of international exhibitions 1840-1940

13th November - Masterclass: languages in action

13th November - Choteo: el humor, la política y la cultura en Cuba

13th November - Büchner the optimist

8th November - BEASTdome

6th November - Masterclass: try a new language

1st-2nd November - Post-socialism playing global: computer gaming industries and digital media culture

30th October - Genre Studies and Russian texts

28th October - The Life and Afterlife of Early Musics

27th October - Birmingham University Women's Choir

24th October - The paradigm of music: Kandinsky, Duchamp, & Nam June Paik

22nd October - Postmemory and the graphic novel: how to tell your grandparents' stories of the Second World War

12th October - Strategies of imperial control in arid and semi-arid environments

10th October - Broadcasting modernity in 1968 Spain

9th October - Firing the canon: the politics and poetics of exclusion

8th October - Strings Masterclass: Dancing with Bach

8th October - Lecture-recital: Dancing with Bach

29th September - Music in the making

28th September - History of Art taster day 2013

28th September - Genre and Memory

5th July - Birmingham International Jazz and Blues Festival

1st-2nd July - Negotiating Boundaries - The Plural Fields of Art History

26th June - Race, Biopolitics and Violence in Francophone Postcolonial Studies

23rd-24th June - Brant International Piano Competition 2013

14th June - Festival Voices - Melody Morris (conductor)

13th June - Big Band

12th June - Sinfonia - Taihei Yimiketa (conductor)

11th June - Chamber Ensembles

10th June - Workshop 6 - Communicating Genre: the author, the text and the audience

10th June - Lunchtime Postgraduate Concert

7th-9th June - Matthew Knight (Director) and Georgina Wheatley (Music Director)

24th-26th May - BEAST: Vanishing Point

23rd May - Els nens salvatges (The Wild Ones)

21st May - Transatlantic Crossings: Local Memories and Global Justice

16th May - Doentes (Sick People)

10th May - Réseau-F Postgraduate Consortium for French and Francophone Studies

10th May - Luca Luciano (clarinet)

9th May - Zorion perfektua (Perfect Happiness)

8th May - James Rhodes piano

3rd May - Richard Uttley (piano)

29th April - Workshop 5 - Genre and canons of representation

28th April - Binchois Consort & Birmingham University Singers

26th April - Concert by Jack McNeill (clarinet) and Melissa Morris (piano)

5th April - Total Brass

22nd March - Early Music Concert

21st March - Women & War - The Politics of Life Writing: Spying, Treason and Antifascist Resistance

21st March - Danger and Disenchantment: Thoughts on Narrative and Neue Sachlichkeit

20th March - Irene Nemirovsky and Suite francaise

20th March - Art History speed workshop

20th March - Concert by Clipper Erickson (piano) and Laurie Altman (composer)

19th March - Looking For Traces of Empire

18th March - Unearthing the Past: A boat laden with...

18th March - Robert Atkinson, Architect of Cinemas

18th March - Dany Laferrière: A Restless Child of Haiti

18th March - A leg to stand on: prosthetics, art and robots

15th March - Anneke Scott horn and Steven Devine fortepiano

14th March - Picture Post and the Photo Essay: Emigre Photographers and Cultural Narratives in Britain 1938-45

13th March - Research Round Table

12th March - Wagner

8th March - Juice

7th March - Joining a Professional Body

7th March - Knight's Move. What can be the contribution of artistic research to World Art Studies?

6th March - The Book of Invisible Bridges

6th March - Known (un)knowns. Creating an Aesthetic of Knowing in Recent Cinematic Red Army Rote Armee Faction

5th March - The status of Basque: situations and prospects

5th March - French research seminar

1st March - Hallé Soloists

26th February - Radical Memorial Ethics. Peter Weiss' Trip to Auschwitz in 1964

24th February - Birmingham University Singers

23rd February - Workshop 4 - Genre in translation: crossing cultural, linguistic, disciplinary, media and other boundaries

22nd February - Philip Higham cello and Sam Armstrong piano

21st February - Working for a Translation Company

21st February - Between Authenticity and the Multiple: Käthe Kollwitz, graphic dissemination and dealership

20th February - Sin and the Self: Confession and Individuality in Twelfth-Century German Literature

19th February - Bach Reception in Korea

19th February - French research seminar

16th-17th February - Birmingham University Singers

15th February - Alkan: An Anniversary Lecture-Recital

13th February - Jerusalem Quartet

8th February - UMS Honorary President's Lecture

7th February - Working as a Freelance Translator

7th February - Civil Liberty and the Irish Poor: the Visual Cultures of Catholic Emancipation 1828-9

6th February - Careers with Languages

31st January - The Memory of the image in Jean-Luc Godard's "Histoire(s) du cinema" (1998)

31st January - August Sander and the Artists

30th January - Barber Evening Concert

29th January - Music research seminar

27th January - Atalante

25th January - Trio Petrus - Barber Lunchtime Concert

18th January - Chetham's School of Music - Barber Lunchtime Concert

17th January - Kazimir Malevich and the Journey into Space

15th January - Dante as a European poet

15th January - Music research seminar

11th January - Hermes Ensemble - Barber Lunchtime Concert

2012

14th December - Silvio Berlusconi and Post-modern Politics

10th December - Workshop 3 - Genre and new technologies

6th December - 'A Ghetto of Voluntary Formation: Israel Zangwill's Whitechapel' and 'The Split Man and the Crowd Master: John Rodker and Wyndham Lewis'

4th December - Canzonettas in solo guitar anthologies: a possible strategy for reconstructing alfabeto songs

30th November - (Ex)Changes: Short Fiction in Portugal, the United Kingdom and Ireland (1980-2010)

28th November - The Diversity of Carnival Cultures and their Imported Versions in Post-Unification Berlin

27th November - Maghrebi-French Disidentifications: Queer Performances of Gender, Religion, and Citizenship

24th November - Workshop 2 - Genre, gender and identity

22nd November - Translating for the EU

22nd November - Transnational and local feminisms: The campaign for legal abortion in 1970s Rome and the impact of French and US debates

22nd November - Joshua Reynolds: Portraiture in Action

21st November - www.delightedbeauty.org/vvv - Exploring Shakespeare Translations with Digital Tools

13th November - Collisions of Sublimities: The Case of Gellert's Geistliche Oden und Lieder (1757)

8th November - Multilingualism in the EU

8th November - American Water: Industry and Contemplation in Mid-Nineteenth Century American Painting

6th November - French research seminar

25th October - Literary Translation – a Publisher's and a Translator's View

23rd October - Soundscapes of the Global Eighteenth Century from the Sistine Chapel to Canton Harbor

17th October - Julius Evola and European Neofascism

17th October - Calculating Divas: Caribbean Economic Imaginaries in the Novels of Mayra Santos Febres

9th October - Late medieval tuning theory and performance implication: the case of the chromatic semitone

6th October - Workshop 1 - Genre: theory, methodology and practice

4th October - Instructing the Prince through Text and Image: the 15th Century Burgundian Prose Romance of Florimont

27th-30th September - Barber Opera - Steffani's Orlando Generoso

26th September - Modern Languages Lecture Series: Inaugural Lecture

22nd September - History of Art sixth form study day

19th-21st August - Stockhausen A Festival of Light

17th-21st July - DAAD German Studies Summer School

13th July - Birmingham International Jazz and Blues Festival II

6th July - Birmingham International Jazz and Blues Festival I

23rd-24th June - The Robert William and Florence Amy Brant International Pianoforte Competition 2012

22nd June - Gendering impegno in modern Italian culture

14th June - Big Band

13th June - Chamber Ensembles and Choir

12th June - A Chorus Line: Broadway Sing-Along

10th June - Music at University Community Day

8th June - Society for Italian Studies Postgraduate Colloquium 2012

8th-10th June - Summer Festival Opera - Benjamin Britten's Paul Bunyan

9th May - What Happens to a Holocaust Testimony When it is Translated?

3rd May - Noisefloor Festival

26th-27th March - After the 'New Art History'

26th-27th March - Collapsing Europe?

23rd March - Final Year Recitalists

22nd March - Tania Bruguera in Cuba

21st March - The Short Reign of King Philip I of England

21st March - Grass's Hundejahre and Mimesis

20th March - Not on the same wavelength: Radio Vichy versus Radio London in 1944

18th March - University Choir and Philharmonic Orchestra

16th March - Final Year Recitalists

14th March - Telling Lives: Autofiction and Other Lies in Contemporary Basque Literature

14th March - David Pyatt, Lucy Gould and Leon McCawley

13th March - La décolonisation de l'Algérie: Un roman pour comprendre huit ans de guerre

12th March - Basque poetry and music recital

11th March - Symphony Orchestra

9th March - 'From Paris to New York: Ravel and Gershwin for Violin and Piano'

9th March - Chamber Choir

8th March - Duchamp, Death and 'Liberty': From 'Dust Breeding' to 'Etant Donnés'

6th March - Dr Pierpaolo Antonello

4th March - Saxophone Ensemble

3rd March - Wind Band and Brass Band

2nd March - University Chamber Orchestra

29th February - Eduardo Chillida and Jorge Oteiza: A Posthumous Confrontation

29th February - I cento passi (One hundred steps)

29th February - "Unsre letzte Arbeit war die Befreiung der Toten…". Über ein Bruchstück im Nachlaß von

29th February - Natalie Clein and Alasdair Beatson

28th February - Homais's Struggle with the Blind Beggar in Madame Bovary

28th February - My Name is Antonino Calderone

27th February - Meet the Author - Dacia Maraini

27th-29th February - Italy and the Mafia

24th February - Early Music Ensembles

23rd February - The Young Modern Woman: A Paradoxical Image of 1920s Cinema

23rd February - The Child in the 'cine religioso': The Excesses of Performance in Ladislao Vadja's Marcelino pan y vino (1955)

17th February - Holly Cook and Yukiko Shinohara

14th February - 'When Love's Soft Passion'

10th February - University Music Scholars

10th February - Rush Hour Blues

8th February - Richard Goode

7th February - Gabriele Rossetti exul immeritus

4th February - University Music Society Chamber Ensembles

3rd February - Birmingham University Singers

1st February - The Importance of German Studies at British Universities

29th January - NotSoMASSRadioCoding and Telepathic

27th January - Rosa Campos Fernandez and Pei Chun Liao

26th January - Reassessing Exile Studies: The Kindertransport in British Memory Culture

24th January - Intellectual or jester? Comedians in contemporary Italy

24th January - Imagining 'whiteness' in the Antillean imagination

20th January - Barber Lunchtime Concert - Jayson Gillham

19th January - Art, performance and activism in contemporary Japan

18th January - Through the Iron Curtain and into the Cold

13th January - Kenneth Hamilton: 'At the piano with Brahms'