Events in the College of Arts and Law

Events

Uncovering literature at the Barber

Uncovering literature at the Barber

Date
15/10/2015
Description
Join us on this gallery tour to explore the collection through a literary lens, discussing the different ways literature has inspired and influenced artists.
Turning life writing into fiction

Turning life writing into fiction

Date
15/10/2015
Description
Former Birmingham Poet Laureate and accomplished author and alumna Jan Watts will show you how you can use your interesting life stories creatively in your fiction writing.
Noël Coward and transatlantic style

Noël Coward and transatlantic style

Date
15/10/2015
Description
Professor Faye Hammill, alumna and Professor of English at University of Strathclyde, will discuss Coward's unique transatlantic style following a special exhibition viewing and drinks reception.
Phenomenal Women

Phenomenal Women

Date
15/10/2015
Description
The Phenomenal Women collective invites female writers of any age, ethnicity and writing experience to join them on stage performing their works.
Making a living from writing

Making a living from writing

Date
16/10/2015
Description
Narinder Dhami is best known for her books Bollywood Babes, Bend it Like Beckham and young adult reads such as Bang Bang You're Dead.
Unravelling the story behind the Birmingham Qur'an

Unravelling the story behind the Birmingham Qur'an

Date
16/10/2015
Description
Explore the story behind the Birmingham Qur'an with curator Josefine Frank.
Self and others - art and writing workshop

Self and others - art and writing workshop

Date
16/10/2015
Description
Inspired by the Barber Institute's Terms of Engagement exhibition, showcasing portraits from the University of Birmingham collection, join Jacqui Rowe to explore how we write about character.
Bringing the past and present alive

Bringing the past and present alive

Date
16/10/2015
Description
History and Travel literature come of age with author and alumnus Perry Buck.
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