Past events in the College of Arts and Law

  • forthcoming events


9th July - The response to HIV from Human Rights and the UN Strategy 90-90-90

3rd-5th July - Modern British Studies Beyond Boundaries

1st-2nd July - Modernism in the Home

30th June - Discover the LLM Dubai - Breakfast Seminar

29th June - Undergraduate Open Day

28th June - Undergraduate Open Day

26th June - Pouring Water through a Telescope

24th June - Look Closer: Insight and Impact in Corpus Analysis of Discourse

24th-28th June - Corpus Linguistics Summer School 2019

22nd-23rd June - Birmingham International Piano Competition

21st June - Festival Voices

20th June - Birmingham Law School Conference

18th June - Justice in Transitions

18th June - A Fabulous Failure: Bill Clinton, American Capitalism, and the Origins of Our Troubled Times

18th June - Red Hands

17th June - Live Art for the Green Heart #1

17th-18th June - Higher-Order Metaphysics Conference

17th-21st June - Birmingham Statistics for Linguists Summer School 2019

14th-16th June - A Little Night Music

12th June - The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (TIMES) Forum 3rd Annual Post-graduate Symposium

12th June - YES NO BLACK WHITE by Pablo Pakula (work in progress premiere)

10th-28th June - The John Webster play reading marathon

6th June - Postgraduate study in Shakespeare: an open day in Stratford-upon-Avon

6th-8th June - BritGrad 2019

6th-8th June - Queen Anne

5th June - Digital cultures writing workshop

3rd June - Unification, reduction and emergence in condensed matter physics

3rd-4th June - Cadbury Workshop 2019: Law, Custom, and Urban Property in Africa

3rd-5th June - Final Year Recitals

1st June - Nineteenth-Century Emigration in British Literature and Art

30th May - International Economic Law working group

30th May - Heroes, heroines and gender inequality in children's fiction

30th May - Climate Change and Wetland Archaeology

30th May - My Body, My Self – public lecture by Heather Widdows

30th May - Cadbury Lectures 2019 - On Being at Home in the World

30th-31st May - Bodies and embodiment - fifth annual conference of the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics

30th-31st May - Affective Criticism | Affective Forms

29th May - Storytelling about 'Other' Cultures

29th May - Damages before the European Court of Human Rights

29th May - Philosophy Society Seminar Series

29th May - Wordsworth's "Accidental" Landscape

29th May - Between Technology and Technique: Diderot's Paradox and the Mechanisation of Actor Training

29th May - Cadbury Lectures 2019 - God's Love, God's Home: A Brief Story of Everything

28th May - The Art of Political Rhetoric: Antiquity and Today

28th May - Cadbury Lectures 2019 - Modern Homelessness

28th-30th May - Cadbury Lectures 2019 - The World as God's Home

24th May - Ceri Owen & Gareth Brynmor John Lecture-Recital

22nd May - Music, Enactivism and Extended Mind

22nd May - Global Urbanism @ Bham

22nd May - Book launch

22nd May - Fage lecture 2019 - Propositions of the (non)urban: dancing the future away

22nd May - Cinematic Modernism: METROPOLIS and the Frankfurt School

20th May - Re-defining equilibrium for long-range interacting systems

20th May - Where's my story? A forum to discuss the effects of representation in theatre on young people's mental health

20th May - Wounded Sentimentalism: The Literature of Uplift

17th May - Mind Reading 2019: Adolescence, Literature, and Mental Health

17th May - Tapra History and Historiography Interim Research Event

17th May - Florian Kitt & Carlos Rivera-Aguilar

16th-17th May - Inside Festival Cultures: Fields, Bodies, Ecologies

15th May - Dynamic Justice Problems

15th May - Academic Philosophy: What Is It? What Do We Want It to Be?

14th May - LCAHM annual conference

13th May - Philosophy of Religion workshop

13th May - The Vice Chancellor's Distinguished Lecture Series – Professor Margaret MacMillan

10th May - Callino Quartet

9th May - Cleopatra a gipsy

9th May - Tutankhamun: Facts, Fictions and the Mummy's Curse with Dr Eleanor Dobson

9th-10th May - Graduate Centre for Europe 13th Annual Conference

8th May - On teaching International Law

8th May - Researching Tintagel, Dummonia and post-Roman Britain

8th May - Enduring Bees: Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Apian Allusion, 1844 to 1856

8th May - By the Rivers of Modernism

8th May - Pavel Kolesnikov

7th May - Researching legal education

7th May - The 46th (North Midland) Division and the First World War

6th May - Do we need to explain initial conditions?

3rd May - Online chat - Postgraduate Opportunities in Music

2nd May - Online chat - Postgraduate Opportunities in Philosophy

2nd May - Materials of African literatures

2nd May - Online chat - Postgraduate Opportunities in Theology and Religion

2nd-4th May - BEAST FEaST 2019: fast-forward rewind

1st May - Online chat - Postgraduate Opportunities in Creative Writing

1st May - Philosophy Society Seminar Series

30th April - Online chat - Postgraduate Opportunities with Birmingham Law School

29th-30th April - Online chat - Postgraduate Opportunities in History

28th April - Discover the LLM Dubai - lecture and Q&A Session

26th-27th April - Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

25th April - Avoiding overgeneralization errors across languages: The Crosslinguistic Acquisition of Sentence Structure (CLASS) project

25th-27th April - Intersecting Identities: Race, Sex, Nation

25th-27th April - The Thrill of the Dark: Heritages of Fear Fascination and Fantasy

16th April - Fashioning the Victorians: The Crinoline with Dr Rebecca Mitchell

10th April - Italian Musical Migration to the British Isles

5th April - Linguistics & beyond: Interdisciplinarity and Impact - Postgraduate conference

5th April - Pretty girls & brave boys. Fiction and the real world in children's literature

4th April - The Impact of the medical profession on abortion laws in transitional and post-conflict societies

3rd April - The Crisis of Rhetoric: Workshop 6 - Changing the State of Political Speech

3rd April - Perfect Me: Beauty as an Ethical Ideal - Heather Widdows at the Oxford Literary Festival

29th March - Word Music Image event

29th March - Giuseppe Guarrera

28th March - New light on the King Lear quarto/Folio differences: Computational approaches to problems in textual studies

27th March - Time and Empire in Carthage

27th March - Checking Normality's Privilege: On the Persistence of the Natural

27th March - The Act of Living: Marginality and street life in an African success story

27th March - Famine Fever: Dickens, Cholera, and the Physiology of Salvation

27th March - Money, Marketplace and Material Culture

26th March - Fighting the People's War: The British and Commonwealth Armies and the Second World War

24th March - University Philharmonic Orchestra

23rd March - University Chorus

22nd March - Listening to modernism

22nd March - University Women's Choir

22nd March - University Brass Band & Chamber Choirs

21st March - Shakespeare and Arab Popular Culture

21st March - Flavius Josephus in medieval Greek and Latin Histories: some cross-cultural approaches

21st March - Race, Inclusion and Excellence in Law Schools: A Perspective From Three Continents

21st-23rd March - Sylvia Plath: A Dramatic Portrait

20th March - Making Time: Physical Manifestations of Time in Ancient Art

20th March - Conservative Women and Nationalist Feminism in Britain between the Wars

20th March - The politics of work in a post-conflict state: Youth, labour, and violence in Sierra Leone

19th March - Believing in (Medieval) Belief: Gibbon, Latour and what we make of 'Religion'

19th March - Blunder: War in Iraq

18th March - 'Cubists and Tubists': The Golden Age of Poster Design

17th March - University Symphony Orchestra

16th March - British Milton Seminar Spring Meeting 2019

16th March - University Camerata

15th March - Fidelio Trio

15th March - Birmingham University Singers & Yale Glee Club

14th March - Shakespeare and the Culture of Collaboration

14th March - Café Masters for the College of Arts and Law

14th March - Francis Bacon in Ancient Greek. Nikolaos Mavrokordatos (1680-1730) and cultural mobility

14th March - Café PhD for the College of Arts and Law

13th March - Left to figure it out for themselves: the formation of a hybrid or synthetic civic identity among undergraduate students at a university in the UK

13th March - What's Wrong with Military Involvement in Schools?

13th March - 'Scenes of Marriage in Early Modern England: Shakespeare's Couples in Context'

13th March - Anti-colonial feminism and the League of Nations: the cosmopolitan nationalism of Indian women's organisations, 1933-1939

13th March - Zvirikufaya as popular politics: Digital culture, mediated encounters and postcolonial publics

13th March - Quatuor Bozzini

11th March - Structural explanation in physics

10th March - University Music Society Instrumental Gala

9th March - BMCA Texts and Topics Conference 2019

9th March - Wind Orchestra Night

8th March - Chetham's School of Music

8th March - Slaying Dragons and Talking to Stomachs: Science and Selfhood in the Nineteenth Century

8th March - University Jazz Orchestra

7th March - Atrocity at Agincourt: Massacre and Just War Theory in Henry V

7th March - Consular networks, shipping routes, and the Ottoman world in the late 19th century

6th March - Cultures of Interpretation. The Case of International Humanitarian Law

6th March - A Cultural History of Animal Predators and Human Fear

6th March - Applying for Fellowships at the Folger Shakespeare Library

6th March - Paper/Work: Reading Official Documents

6th March - Medicine, Empire and Difference in the Roman World

6th March - Karl Marx and the Cycles of American Capitalism

6th March - Rebel Orders: Violence and the (never) coming anarchy

6th March - How to Kill a Governess: the fundamental violence of Victorian Sexuality

6th March - Eighteenth-Century Pleasures

5th March - The British Army in Northern Ireland

4th-6th March - At One Remove: Versions and Other Indirect Evidence for the New Testament

2nd March - Postgraduate study in Shakespeare: an open day in Stratford-upon-Avon

2nd March - Student Chamber Ensembles

1st March - New Music Ensemble

1st March - BEASTdome: Headlong...

28th February - Designing Shakespeare

28th February - BECC PGR Lightning Talks

28th February - Greek Adoptees Anonymous: adoption, memory and Cold War Greece

27th February - Accountability for Counter-Terrorism

27th February - Declining British Fiction?

27th February - Political Rights for Animals

27th February - 'Forging Revolution: Truth and Power in the Archives, 1646-1648'

27th February - Recasting the Chorus: Non-citizen choral performers in fifth and fourth-century Attic drama

27th February - Removing Africa from the beneath the shadow of Terra Nullius: Law, decolonisation and the study of Africa

27th February - Bringing the perfume out of everything: Vernon Lee and Scent

27th February - Grenfell: from crime to social harm

27th February - Bird La Bird's Travelling Queer Peoples' History

26th February - Who's Afraid of Margery Fry? Reflections on Education and Birmingham's Queer Heritage

26th February - Of Broken Idylls and Mourning in Classical Sanskrit Poetry and Drama

26th February - People&pages: poetry evening

25th February - Dependence relations in general relativity

22nd February - A Fantasy...

21st February - The Poetics of Print

20th February - The French implementation of the EU CSR Directive

19th February - CESMA Academic Workshop

18th February - University Gamelan Ensemble

15th February - Consortium5

14th February - "In Praise of Hemp: Material Geographies in Shakespeare and Jonson"

14th February - 'Remnants of Byzantium': the uses of the past by the expatriated Greeks of Turkey

14th-16th February - Eurydice

13th February - Classrooms as holding environments

13th February - On three famous misrepresentations in the history of human rights

13th February - An Event with Navine G. Khan-Dossos and Professor Lisa Downing

13th February - Philosophy Society Seminar Series

13th February - Hansard, Language and Politics: Churchill's Tears, Disraeli's Handerkerchief and other Challenges

13th February - Do you really need it? Educational mismatch and earnings in Ghana

13th February - 19C Centre seminar series presents Dr Serena Trowbridge

13th February - England's Insular Imaginings

13th February - LANS Distinguished Lecture with Rosie Stanbury

13th February - Binchois Consort

13th-27th February - Being out in the Work-place: networks, support and changing attitudes over time

12th February - Monks and Muslims: Reform Monasticism and Islam in 11th century Italy

11th February - CEMPR ensembles

11th February - A tale of two anachronisms

9th February - The Sharp Family: Early Modern Vocal Ensemble & CEMPR

8th February - Anneke Scott & Steven Devine

7th February - Beyond Shakespeare's "Rubicon": Alternative Histories of Character

7th February - Kantakouzenos' daemon: providence and persuasion in late Byzantine historiography

7th February - The fight for the Republic: Rome's violent words and deeds in civil war

6th February - Balancing Freedom of Conscience and the Right to Non-Discrimination on the Ground of Sexual Orientation: Beyond Ongoing Culture Wars

6th February - Works Loved: How Texts Matter To Us

6th February - Technologies of print

6th February - Winckelmann's love letters: epistolarity, sexuality and classical reception

6th February - Infrastructures of encounter: Local radio, sociability and place-(re)making in post-conflict Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

6th February - Logicality, invariance and semantic constraints

6th February - Dunedin Consort

5th February - Urban gardening in early medieval Italy

5th February - Yasmin Alibhai-Brown in Conversation

4th February - Harmonie Band

3rd February - Duo Trobairitz

2nd February - Birmingham and Midlands Classical Association Teachers' Day

1st February - Jonian-Ilias Kadesha & Jean-Sélim Abdelmoula

31st January - Performance of 'Words, Words, Words.'

31st January - Unlikely migrants: slavery, emancipation, and race in the Reform-Era Ottoman Mediterranean

30th January - Slow Violence: Reading Rob Nixon

30th January - Professor Lytle Shaw (NYU): Third Personism: The FBI's Poetics of Immediacy in the 1960s

30th January - Language, Sexuality, Wellbeing

30th January - Emergency politics and the obligation of securitizing actors

30th January - 'Making sense of the news: Micanzio, Cavendish, Bacon, and the Thirty Years War'

30th January - Dido: Reclaiming a Carthaginian Queen

30th January - Anthropocene storytelling: Ecological writing and pedagogies of planetary change

30th January - CCLC Public Lecture: Sara Ahmed - Complaint as Diversity Work

30th January - Meet the Sharp Family: Family Dynamics, Conversation Pieces and Humour in Johan Zoffany's portrait of the Sharp family, c1779

29th January - Centres, peripheries and networks: an impossible triangle to square in Byzantium

29th January - Faith and Activism: A Conversation

28th January - Robots, emotions, and epistemic rational assessability

25th January - Kenneth Hamilton Lecture Recital

25th January - University Jazz Orchestra

24th January - Peter Hall and John Barton: Viewing and Reviewing

24th January - Interpreting the Constantinopolitan landscape: A Rus traveller in Byzantium

23rd January - Race and the Law

23rd January - Autonomous levels of description: the metaphysics within (philosophy of) physics

23rd January - Deep Time and the Anthropocene

23rd January - Speculations, Traps and Interpretations: Networks in 15th and 16th Century Art and Music

23rd January - Ovid's Metamorphic Roman Cycle: Epic after Ardea Burns

23rd January - Atlantic Slavery a crime against Natural, Humanity, Divine, and Civil laws: Angolan Prince Lourenço da Silva Mendonça's Court Case, Vatican 1684-1686

23rd January - Samuel Johnson and the Origins of Writing

18th January - Kenneth Hamilton Lecture Recital

18th January - From the caliph to the papyri – Forgotten women in early Islamic history

17th January - Q&A with actress Sonia Ritter

17th January-17th February - Environment, economy and landscape in early modern Cyprus

16th January - Refugees and the limits of political philosophy

16th January - Wearing Rome: the toga and the Roman man

16th January - 'Islands of integrity': Reductions in bribery in Uganda and South Africa and lessons for improving anti-corruption policy and practice

16th January - Romantic Listening

11th January - Reimagining Environmental Law

10th-11th January - FraMEPhys/Gothenburg Conference on Metaphysical Explanation in Science

10th-11th January - Multilingual Practices in Early Modern Literary Culture

9th January - Naturalistic Neutralism


17th-18th December - Identity and Quantification Workshop

15th-16th December - Birmingham University Singers

14th December - Oliver Janes

13th December - Philosophy Society Seminar Series

13th December - Reconfiguring the template: representations of powerful women in historical fiction -- the case of Anna Komnene

13th December - Reconfiguring the template: Representations of powerful women in historical fiction - the case of Anna Komnene

12th December - Key pitfalls of requiring recourse to the criminal law through human rights: reflections on ECtHR doctrine

12th December - Global Legal Studies Reading Group - December

12th December - Enabling Nonhuman Animal Agency: Consent, Assent, and Dissent

12th December - Fear of Redundancy in Babylon: The Hellenistic Esagil Temple

12th December - Samuel Johnson and the Origins of Writing

12th December - Berlin Philharmonic String Quintet

10th December - Work in progress session

10th December - The Future of Language Change

10th December - University Carol Service

9th December - Philharmonic Orchestra

7th December - Birmingham Symphonic Brass

6th December - Shakespeare's language: New perspectives from corpus linguistics

6th December - Ottoman dreams of destiny and omens of greatness

6th-8th December - A Dream Play

5th December - Consequentialism and the justification of blame – what one-eyed utilitarianism still can't do

5th December - Water-Energy-Food Nexus and Sustainable Development: Law and Governance Innovations for Integrated Decision-Making

5th December - Musical Institutions after the Internet

5th December - Our research and Birmingham: past, present and future

5th December - Research seminar: MAP 2 workshop

5th December - Robots, emotions, and epistemic rational assessability

5th December - Spaces of contestation and diplomatic danger at Rome

5th December - Contemporary Studies Network reading group: Women's Pain

5th December - 'Recovering the Amateur Tradition in Translation of Classical Literature'

5th December - Neo-Gothic architecture and the Victorian museum

4th December - The NHS and Health Law Post Brexit: Views from Stakeholders and the Devolved Jurisdictions

4th December - Abul Ala Maududi's theo-democracy: Locating sovereignty in colonial and post-colonial states

4th December - "Poor little snowflake, are you 'grossly' offended?": Quantifying the communicative styles of Twitter trolling

2nd December - Symphony Orchestra

1st December - Wind Band & Sax Choir

1st December - University Chorus

30th November - Katie Stevenson & Jâms Coleman

30th November - University Jazz Orchestra

29th November - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

29th November - Women* in Philosophy - Consent and the Epistemology of Reporting Sexual Violence

29th November - Waxy Ears and Ungodly Itching: Retracing Musical Response in the Early Modern Playhouse

29th November - Sultans as saviors: early modern Mediterranean Jewish accounts of the Ottoman rulers

29th November - Sending Parcels, Salting Pigs and Sidestepping Busy-bodies: West Midlands homes and families during the Great War

28th November - Minorities and the Ideology of the Postcolonial State in Indian Constituent Assembly Debates 1946-1950

28th November - Transforming Knowledge's

28th November - Data visualisation with R

28th November - Philosophy Society Seminar Series

28th November - EU citizenship as meaningful citizenship

28th November - CCLC book launch

28th November - Catholicism in Wartime Germany, 1939-1945

28th November - Pride of Place and the Greek polis and island histories: why write a local history?

28th November - 'Images of Race in Early Modern Russia'

28th November - Why is there Philosophy of Mathematics? An Appetizer

27th November - The Classic Maya Collapse: the decline of royal power and the rise of the merchant princes

27th November - Deception Detection by Linguistic Means

27th November - Poetry evening

25th November - Brass Band & Chamber Choirs

24th November - Birmingham History Day

24th November - Instrumental Gala Concert

23rd November - Abortion Law Reform in Ireland North and South: Activism and Non-Legal Contributions

23rd November - The Enrag'd Musician

22nd November - Elizabethan Boy Actors and the Archive

22nd November - The church of St John the Theologian and the End of Antiquity in Constantinople

22nd November - Your Infertility: Our Problem?

21st November - Transnational Counter-Terrorism: The Urgent Need for Constitutionalist Attention

21st November - Grounding-theoretic anti-realism about psychological truths

21st November - Sketch Engine – an online corpus tool

21st November - Public engagement opportunities with Art UK

21st November - The genesis story of experience

21st November - Multiculturalism and Decolonisation

21st November - Sensing Divinity: Smell, Society and the Gods

21st November - Hijacking Human Rights: Neoliberalism, the New Historiography, and the End of the Third World

21st November - 'History as Diplomacy: Emanuel van Meteren's Historia Belgica and International Relations in the Early Seventeenth Century'.

21st November - Guy Johnston and Sam Haywood

20th November - Walking with Lawrence

20th November - Working in Multilingual Administration

20th November - Elephants, pomegranates, and the attributes of God: The Quranic worlds of Ignazio Lomellini and Lodovico Marracci

20th November - Construction Grammar and Corpus-based Discourse Analysis

19th November - Reading, Writing, and Racism: Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man and African American Literacy in Cold War America

19th November - Culture and Cities - what is a 21st Century city system for culture?

18th November - Birmingham University Singers & Women's Choir

16th November - Elements of Displacement workshop at DaDa Festival

16th November - King Edward's School & King Edward VI High School for Girls

15th November - Shakespeare and "Brand Britain": Representing the Nation in Twenty-first Century Performances of Shakespeare

15th November - Current archaeological research on settlement and provincial life in the Byzantine Mediterranean: the case of the Peloponnese

15th November - Play/Pause: Games & Glitch

15th November - The Politics of the West Midlands in the First World War

15th November - Three faiths, one question: why do good people do bad things?

14th November - Advanced searches with regular expressions

14th November - Don't Lose It! Note-Taking and Referencing Software

14th November - The problem with companies, sustainability and 'gender empowerment'

14th November - Nan Goldin and the reclining nude

14th November - The Weird and the Eerie

14th November - Social Structural Standards as Human Rights

14th November - Shameful kisses: a potted history of the reception - and rejection - of Catullus' lover Juventius

14th November - The Lessons of Dispossession: Lost Property in the Long Eighteenth Century

14th November - 'Absent Objects: Lost Property in London's Long Eighteenth Century'

14th November - Maritime trade and Buddhism in East Asia 700-1400

14th November - The Lessons of Dispossession: Lost Property in the Long Eighteenth Century

14th November - Late Victorian Little Magazines and the Invention of the Avant-Garde

14th November - Placeless People: Writings, Rights, and Refugees

14th November - Queer and Now reading group

14th November - Makedonissimo

13th November - Gendered social structure in 19th century children's literature: A corpus linguistic approach

10th November - Black Country History Day

9th November - Kenneth Hamilton Lecture-recital

8th November - Representing Home: Art, Visual Culture, and the Interdisciplinary Study of Home

8th November - Ironbridge Annual Lecture 2018

7th November - Multi choice examinations

7th November - Is there a 'Music of Asia'?

7th November - AntConc – exploring your own corpus

7th November - Global Legal Studies Reading Group - November

7th November - Depression, empathy, and experiential difference

6th November - CESMA Postgraduate professional skills workshop

6th-7th November - Belief, Imagination and Delusion Conference

2nd November - James Newby and Joseph Middleton

2nd November - BEASTdome: Music-Bodies-Machines

1st November - Rude Wind': King Lear – canonicity versus physicality

1st November - Byzantine influence in Winchester Cathedral?

1st November - Remembering the Great War - An Evening of Words and Music

1st-3rd November - Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.

31st October - Parliamentary Sovereignty and the Locus of Constituent Power in the United Kingdom

31st October - Concepts and Theories

31st October - English Lit PG Reading Group - 'Globalgothic'

31st October - Objects and Properties in Causation

31st October - 'Growing up dramatically at Oxford and Cambridge: the role of theatre in the seventeenth-century university experience'

31st October - 19CC book launch

31st October - Steven Osborne

30th October - Language full of character: computational stylistics, authorship and genre

30th October - Nonhuman: Anglo-Saxon "Things" across Medieval and Modern Verse

28th October - The rise of beauty-standard denialism - a philosopher and New York Times critic in conversation

27th October - Silent Film Night: Nosferatu

26th October - Joanna Gutowska

25th October - Re-Bibliography and the Pavier Quartos: New Evidence, New Questions

25th October - From the Depths of Plymouth Sound to the Highest Tors on Dartmoor

25th October - Equines and the margins of Byzantine power: humility or humiliation?

25th October - 'By Fire and Paint': the Birmingham Suffrage Story

24th October - Deals, Disregard and Destitution: How our Criminal Justice Systems address Deviance and the Crimes We Ignore

24th October - Are confabulations representational?

24th October - Pebblepad and personal tutees

24th October - Liz Berry reading and conversation about 'accents'

24th October - On Translating Sappho

24th October - The Color of Hours: Race, Time, and Space in the Making of Postwar Detroit

23rd October - An Introduction to the Translation Industry and Translation Project Management

23rd October - The political impact of the self during the Islamic Revolution

22nd October - Midday Mantra

22nd October - Babylon (1980)

21st October - The Disappearance of Miss Bebb: A Celebrity Play Reading and Conference

20th October - Black Country Type: Photo Walking Tour

20th October - Romance in the 21st Century

20th October - A Uniquely Portable Magic: Live Art Installation

20th October - Decolonising the Curriculum Panel

20th October - Creative Writing Workshop with Jacqui Rowe

20th October - Spoken Word Hour

20th October - Drawn to Books: Exhibition tour at Winterbourne House and Gardens

20th October - Multilingualism and Multiculturalism in a Writer's Practice

20th October - A Duty to be Beautiful?

19th October - Roundtable: Empire, Race, Humanitarianism.

19th October - Fearful and Wonderful: Alfred Swaine Taylor and 19th Century Forensic Science

19th October - How to Self-Publish

19th October - The Baskerville Font and Birmingham Printers

19th October - The Pre-Raphaelites and Science: Talk from Professor John Holmes

19th October - Talk from Nic Cheeseman: The Threat to Democracy, and How to Save It

19th October - Diversity in Publishing panel

19th October - Creative Writing Workshop: Learning How to Breathe

19th October - Blogging Panel with Alice Liveing, Hannah Witton and Emma Conway

18th October - Life-like Angelo

18th October - Café Masters for College of Arts and Law

18th October - Café PhD for College of Arts and Law

18th October - Invention and reality in Byzantine historical narratives: the impact of Polyaenus and military manuals on the Alexiad of Anna Komnene

17th October - Tangled Webs and Distal Horizons

17th October - Anti-Abortion Advocacy, Violence, and Toleration

17th October - Horace's Ode 1.12: Subterranean Lyrics

17th October - The World in the Year 1000: When Globalization Began

17th October - Reading in Crisis: Francis Russell's reading practices and the beginnings of the Thirty Years' War

17th October - What role do the humanities play in our scientific world?

17th October - Poetry reading: Terrance Hayes

17th October - Film screening: What is Democracy?

12th October - If you desire peace, cultivate justice

12th October - Videogames reading group and workshop, with Dr Rob Gallagher (KCL)

12th October - David Quigley

12th October - Dr Rob Gallagher (KCL) - Volatile Memories: Videogames and the Future of Forgetting

12th-14th October - British Academy Writing Workshop - Dhaka, Bangladesh

11th October - Shakespeare's Several Begetters

11th October - Children of Empire: Care and Crime in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries

11th October - Travellers' Tales

10th October - College of Art and Law Staff-Student Research Showcase

10th October - Are we all one? Mysticism for analytic metaphysicians

10th October - There are no implicit attitudes

10th October - The Historian's Task in the Anthropocene

10th October - Supporting Classics in Primary Schools

10th October - Miah Persson and Joseph Middleton

9th October - Muslim feminist methodologies and the reform of Sharia Councils in Britain

5th October - Benyounes Quartet

4th October - The Dramatic Manuscripts of Sir Edward Dering (1598-1644): A Cast List and a Plot

3rd October - Best practice in feedback and assessment

3rd October - Classics in Primary School

3rd October - Global Legal Studies Reading Group - October

3rd October - Odours, Sense Data and Pluralism about Perception

2nd October - Institute of European Law Annual Lecture 2018

1st October - Companion to the Dead Sea Scrolls - Book Launch

30th September - Music in the Making

29th September - Wilde Lieder Marx.Music

28th September - Workshop on Counter-Terrorism Review

24th September - Midlands Modernist Network Meeting

21st September - Global Justice from Below Workshop

13th September - The Crisis of Rhetoric: Workshop 5 - Media Rhetoric

11th September - Reimagining Health Law

11th-13th September - ASAUK conference 2018

10th September - Introduction to Inter-Continental Academia (ICA): global networks and interdisciplinary research

10th-12th September - International Arthurian Society British Branch Meeting

4th September - Perfect Bodies and Ideal Images

3rd-7th September - Urban Jewish Heritage: Presence and Absence

20th-21st August - CPT/FraMEPhys Workshop on Time and Explanation

30th-31st July - Sign CAFÉ 1

20th July - Human Rights in the 21st Century: Developing Rights in a Developing World

20th-21st July - Radical Mischief

6th July - Symposium: New Work on the New York Schools

5th July - Small Nations and Global Identities: Czech Questions - A Symposium

4th-5th July - Policymakers Workshop on Cryptocurrency and the Blockchain Regulation

4th-5th July - The Material Body, 1500-1900: A Conference of Archaeologists and Historians

3rd-5th July - Women* in Philosophy - British Postgraduate Philosophy Association Annual Conference and Careers Day

2nd July - The Crisis of Rhetoric: Workshop 4 - Reasons and Reasoning

2nd July - Enforcement and compliance on environmental matters in the face of Brexit

30th June-16th November - Drawing out the Dinosaurs

29th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

29th June - Voicing the Non-Human

28th-29th June - Transatlantic Perspectives: The Future of European Law and Policy VI

27th June - Alexander Pope: Text, Book, Work

27th June - Believe As You List and the New World Order

27th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

26th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

26th-27th June - Critical Commercial and Corporate Law Symposium

25th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

25th June - The Hermeneutic Cyborg

25th-29th June - Corpus Linguistics Summer School 2018

23rd June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

22nd June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

21st June - Interdisciplinary Reflections on Adversities, Trauma and Resilience

21st June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

20th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

20th June - Big Band

19th June - FraMEPhys workshop on explanatory pluralism

19th June - Critical Media in the Arts: Time, Materiality, Ecology

19th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

19th June - Wind Band and Symphony Orchestra

18th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

18th-19th June - Mind Reading: Mental Health and the Written Word

16th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

16th June - Jazz Collective and Big Band

16th June - Gospel Revisited Project with Big Band and Philharmonic Orchestra

16th-17th June - Birmingham International Piano Competition

15th June - Inequality Discourses in the Media symposium

15th June - CPD Networking and Good Practice Event for MFL Teachers

15th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

15th June - Festival Voices

14th June - Ways of Reading: An Interactive Magazines Workshop for PGs and ECRs

14th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

13th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

13th June - Chamber Ensembles

13th June - Being Digital Scholars

13th June - Symposium: Stevedores and Tenements: The New York of Bellows and Sloan

13th June - A Workshop on Guns

13th June - Research seminar: Imogen Hart

13th June - Herskovits, Blackness, and the Biological New Negro: Representation and Identity in the Harlem Renaissance

13th June - Pacifists making guns: the Galtons of Birmingham and Britain's industrial revolution

12th June - miniBEAST

12th June - The importance of women in early Pentecostalism: A case study from Sweden

12th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

11th June - Shakespeare Institute Philip Massinger marathon

10th June - Brass Band in Lightwoods Park

10th June - Five Hundred Years of Keyboard Music

10th-12th June - The Dragon of Wantley

9th June - Supporting Classics Teaching at Key Stages 3, 4, and 5

8th June - Chamber Ensembles

8th June - Debt, service, and the origins of capitalism

8th-9th June - Debt: 5000 Years and Counting

6th June - From PhD to Book

6th June - Philosophy Work in Progress Seminar Series 2017/18

6th June - Philosophy PGR seminar series 2017/18

6th June - Wind Band and Sax Choir

5th June - Big Band and Jazz Collective

4th June - miniBEAST

4th-8th June - Birmingham Statistics for Linguists Summer School

2nd June - 19th Postgraduate Colloquium of the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies

2nd June - Summer Festival at ValeFest

1st June - Masculinities in Twentieth Century Britain

1st June - Muslim Women and Radicalization

1st June - Perfect Me: Beauty as an Ethical Ideal by Heather Widdows - book launch and reception

31st May - Ground Work/The Life of Landscape

31st May - Rediscovering Religious Texts

31st May - Structural Injustice – public lecture by Jonathan Wolff

31st May - Ireland's Referendum on Abortion: A Time for Change?

31st May-1st June - A Post-liberal World?

31st May-2nd June - BritGrad 2018

31st May-2nd June - Fear and Misery of the Third Reich

30th May - Topic to be confirmed

30th May - Art, Architecture and Capital Flows - Stephen Zacks

30th May - The Grain of History: Photography and Post-War Time c.1945-55

30th May-1st June - Brazilian Regionalism in a Global Context

29th May - A Duty to be Beautiful

29th May - How do we talk about Death before Birth?

25th May - L'Eraclito amoroso

25th-26th May - Medieval Dynasties

25th May-16th September - Exhibition: New York City Life at the Barber Institute

24th May - Young Adult Fiction Afternoon Symposium

24th May - Early Mycenaean gold and goldsmithing

24th May - Viewing the city: images of the Midlands, 1780-1880

23rd May - PERFECT 2018: Confabulation Workshop

23rd May - Contemporary Challenges in Family Law

23rd May - The times they are a-changin'

23rd May - How dementia may tip the scales: Reconsidering the balance between critical and experiential interests

23rd May - Nature, Print and Production:A Workshop on Eighteenth-Century Sources in the Cadbury Research Library

23rd May - Entanglement

21st May - Midlands Modernist Network Reading Group

18th May - Alexander Baillie & John Thwaites

18th May - Cadbury Lectures 2018 - The intertwinement of religious and secular dynamics in our global age: global denominationalism and the globalization of the secular immanent frame

17th May - Annual BECC - Warwick-Birmingham Symposium 2018

17th May - Rich Tissue: The Materials of Death in Webster

17th May - Cadbury Lectures 2018 - The external road of colonial encounters and the formation of a world system of religious pluralism

16th May - Are British Overseas Territories modern day Colonies? A case study of Gibraltar

16th May - 'Man is the maker of his own cosmos': Constance Naden's synthetic philosophy

16th May - In Dwarf Land and Cannibal Country": Race, Empire, and Bicycle Circumnavigation

16th May - Steamships and Shanties

15th May - Cadbury Lectures 2018 - The internal European road of secularization: confessionalization and deconfessionalization

14th May - Philosophy of Religion One-Day Workshop

14th May - Cadbury Lectures 2018 - The modern religious-secular binary system of classification

11th May - Textual Intimacy: the 2018 CLEMT summer symposium

11th May - Luca Luciano and Yukiko Osedo

11th May - 1968

10th-11th May - Graduate Centre for Europe 12th Annual Conference

9th May - The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (TIMES) Forum 2nd Annual Post-graduate Symposium

9th May - Decolonializing the Curriculum

9th May - Confabulation and narrative

9th May - Potluck & 'academic community' discussion

9th May - Transforming Knowledge

9th May - Conflict, reconciliation and community

9th May - Interpretive Injustice in Psychiatry

9th May - Carpets and the Pliable Plane(s) of Modernism, 1900s-1960

9th May - Assuming a Modern Air: Literary Atmosphere in the work of Charlotte Bronte and Dorothy Richardson

4th May - Exploring crises in the modern Greek World cultural narratives, identity politics social life

4th May - Camille Ravot

3rd May - Constructing Mary Prince: a slave woman's story and the Birmingham connection in the early-nineteenth century

3rd-4th May - Colour and form in the disordered mind conference

3rd May-5th July - The Material Body, 1500-1900: A Conference of Archaeologists and Historians

2nd May - CAHA Postgraduate Colloquium 2018

2nd May - #MeToo, discussing sensitive issues in classroom settings

2nd May - Iconoclasm/Graffiti

2nd May - Ann Eriksson and Gary Geddes: The Political Muse

2nd May - Political Responsibility

30th April - Final Year Recitalists

25th April - LGBTQI Employment Discrimination Rights in the United States

25th April - Prior to Ryle to Prior: 'Logic' to 'Logic' to Logic

25th April - Vulnerability and Justice in Global Health Emergencies

25th April - Exhibiting Ireland in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries in Britain and the US

25th April - Seeds of Enlightment: Maria Zytaruk and Sarah Easterby-Smith

25th April - BEAST x Bleep43

25th April - Stephen Hough

25th-28th April - BEAST FEaST 2018: BEASTopia!

24th April - Final Year Recitalists

23rd April - Final Year Recitalists

21st-22nd April - AEA Spring Conference 2018 - Pests of Society

16th-17th April - Europe's new migrants: marriage practices and policies

13th April - Writivism at five and the Future of African Literature

10th-12th April - Between Slavery and Post-slavery

9th-10th April - Transitions: Bridging the Victorian-Modernist Divide.

6th-7th April - Staging Pinter: Networks, Collaborators, Legacies

27th March - Learn to disagree better - scriptural reasoning workshop

26th-27th March - Relations, Unity and Regress Workshop

23rd March - University Women's Choir

23rd March - Ellington in Anticipation

22nd March - The theatrical city revisited

22nd March - Greek cinema as European cinema: co-productions, film festivals and the Weird Wave

22nd March - University Camerata

22nd March - What we need is a bit of Goodwill: The Rubery Owen Company Magazine in 1946

22nd March - The Dramatic Exploits of Edmund Kean

21st March - Transparent failure of norms to keep up standards of belief

21st March - A Research Event with Professor Tim Dean (University of Illinois, USA)

21st March - The principle of reflection and nested sequents

21st March - Philosophy PGR seminar series 2017/18

21st March - Kindness to cruelty, stage to sermon: PhD research in CREMS

21st March - Burali-Forti as a Purely Logical Paradox

21st March - Herculaneum. From excavation archives to 3D digitization of houses

21st March - 'I have no choice': Editing Byron from Manfred to Don Juan

21st March - Queer & Now: A Reading Group - Disturbing Attachments

21st March - Research Seminar

20th March - Why did the Germans not invent the tank? Military mechanization and the Imperial German army during the First World War

20th March - Coretta: My Life, My Love, My Legacy - a talk on the memoir-biography of Martin Luther King's widow by author Barbara Reynolds

19th March - Islamic studies – scientific or confessional? A contested university subject

19th March - Final Year Recitalists

19th March - Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity: Métis and Claims to/of French Citizenship in Twentieth Century Colonial Francophone Africa

19th March - 'Spring People': an evening of poetry

19th-20th March - Slavery, Post-slavery, and Gender Violence in Africa

18th March - Where's my igloo gone?

18th March - Philharmonic Orchestra

17th March - Delos Network: Workshop 1 - Delos Ideals

17th March - Birmingham University Singers with CBSO

16th March - Making a Difference. Royal Historical Society 2018 Public History Symposium

16th March - Postponed: Empire, race, and humanitarianism in the twentieth century

16th March - The imprint of steam: the steam engine in popular culture

16th March - Prince Regent's Band

16th March - University Brass Band and Chamber Choirs

15th March - Final Year Recitalists

15th March - Introduction to Antconc

15th March - Popular Entertainment and Female Performance in the 1600s

15th March - On Not Knowing

15th March - Pathways to Birmingham's future

15th-17th March - Dover Beach

14th March - The Crisis of Rhetoric: Workshop 3 - Ethos & Identification

14th March - Music and Animal Songs

14th March - Philosophy Society Seminar Series

14th March - 'Savage Capitalists, Civilised Indians: the Socialist Labor Party and Native Americans, 1876-1890'

14th March - Pilgrims and Phantoms: Place, Time and the St Thomas Way

14th March - Luther, Death and Popery

14th March - Stop/start film festival

14th March - Fretwork

13th March - You want me to stop doing what?

13th March - John Baskerville: the stop-start career of an 18th century entrepreneur

13th March - A day in the life of an in-house translator and project manager

13th March - Garnier Organ Recital 3 - Nathan Laube

13th March - War, Women and the West Midlands

13th March - In Conversation with John Kendall

13th March - Timecrimes

12th March - Final Year Recitalists

12th March - Starting with steam: the origins of the industrial revolution in Birmingham

12th March - Where's My Igloo Gone?: strategies and stories of climate change

10th March - BMCA Texts and Topics Conference

10th March - Postgraduate Open Day

10th March - Annual B-Film Lecture and Screening at the Electric Cinema

10th March - University Chorus and Birmingham Symphonic Brass

9th March - Applying Shakespeare Symposium

9th March - The 'Longue Durée' of the Querelle des femmes: Gender, Materiality, Form

9th March - Ruisi Quartet

9th March - Wind Band and Saxophone Choir

8th March - Dido, Queen of Carthage: Jove Disposes

8th March - Regular Expression for Corpus Linguistic Analysis

8th March - Justinian II, the image of Christ and taxation

8th March - Family Fortunes in the Industrial Revolution: the Phipsons of Birmingham

7th March - A Metaphysical Resolution of the Imperfective Paradox

7th March - Second-Order Nominalism

7th March - Interrogating the ethics of transitional justice: transforming or maintaining inequalities? Reflections from Colombia

7th March - CANCELLED! Gender, power, religion: building networks in post-Reformation England

7th March - Women and the foundation of Greek colonies

7th March - Work in progress session

6th March - Women in Brazilian History

6th March - Toward a Political Geography of Abortion

6th March - Does scene description guide perception? Investigating construal in language with eye-tracking

6th March - From Selma to Moscow: How Human Rights Activists Transformed U.S. Foreign Policy.

6th March - Memory and the Great War

5th March - Market Islam and organising Hajj-going in late modern Britain: tour operators, pilgrim welfare and UK governance

5th March - Early Music Chamber Concert

4th March - Symphony Orchestra

2nd March - Introducing AntConc 3.5: A response to some common issues and challenges in corpus analyses

2nd March - As our Sweet Cords and Discords Mixed Be

2nd March - Annual PGR Conference

1st March - Shakespearean Comedy and the Curse of Realism

1st March - Early Modern Epistolary Cultures

1st March - The First World War Memorials Programme

1st March - Leaders in Law Lecture: Iryna Polovets, WTO

28th February - 'Nothing Really Changes': Musical Processes in and as Time in ingenga and Related Works / Whose Liberation? Iranian Popular Music and the Fetishisation of Resistance'

28th February - Making a difference in the age of the neoliberal university

28th February - Does a temporal asymmetry of value support a tensed metaphysics?

28th February - Postgraduate Showcase

28th February - The chorus in fourth-century revivals of Greek tragedy

28th February - History and the digital - new methodologies for future & present historians

28th February - Leverhulme Lecture: Vito Zagarrio: Film & History in Italian Film: from Fascism to the New Italian Cinema

27th February - Spatiality and Abortion Travel

27th February - Garnier Organ Recital 2 - Bach for Organ

27th February - End of a Paradigm? The Cultural History of the Great War

26th February - Harmonie Band

26th February - A Global Study of Same Sex Marriage: Universalism or Cultural Relativism?

23rd February - Philosophy of Afterlife Workshop

23rd February - Ligeti Quartet

23rd February - Loki

22nd February - Danger, delight, and dutchness: researching the cultural milieu of a recently discovered restoration comedy

22nd February - Between Mosul and Rome: the Church of the East in the seventeenth century

22nd-23rd February - Ligeti Quartet workshop

21st February - miniBEAST

21st February - Normative Agency, Law, and Moral Holidays

21st February - Talking Piece

21st February - Charting the Heraclitean Brain: Perspectivism and Simplification in Models of the Motor Cortex

21st February - Problematising democracy - the case for plural voting

21st February - Desire & Virtue: Valerius Maximus' Handling of Philosophical Ideas

21st February - Translating the Bible after the Reformation: Humanism, Theology, Vernacular Religion

21st February - States of Power and the Politics of Race

21st February - Citizens of Nowhere: Different Cosmopolitan Styles in the Fin de Siècle

21st February - What kinds of energy are liberated when art and science collide?

21st February - Huw Watkins and Clare Hammond

20th February - IIICH MA Careers Workshop

20th February - BEAST: Sonic Paintings

20th February - Frequency is overrated: Using text dispersion to measure word importance

20th February - Living with Urban Heritage Decoding Architectures and Spatial Systems of Urban Division in The Contemporary City

20th February - University Camerata

20th February - The Great War and the Future for War

19th February - 2018 B-Film European Film Lecture and Screening

19th February - Gendering prophecy in the Islamic tradition

19th February - Creative Ensemble

18th February - The Stockhausen Sessions - Mantra (1970)

18th February - The Stockhausen Sessions - Stimmung (1968)

17th February - New Music Ensemble

16th February - Carolin Widmann

16th February - BEASTdome Pantry Sessions: Peter Evans and Sam Pluta duo

15th February - Victorian Dinosaurs: Facts and Fictions of the Nineteenth-Century Mesozoic

14th February - Anatomies of an Academic Career

14th February - Listening Through a Beam of Intense Darkness: a biopsychosocial approach to post-acousmatic composition

13th February - Translation Profession' seminar series

12th February - Gamelan Ensemble

9th February - A Burning Desire for the Heavenly Kingdom

9th February - Big Band

8th February - Making Shakespeare: theatre and community

8th February - A good archaeologist looking for a poor community

8th February - Scale-making projects: Byzantium and the Christian communities of Khazaria

8th-10th February - Grimm Tales Retold

7th February - Dummett's indefinite extensibility and the natural numbers

7th February - Nationalist Discourse and the Paradoxes of Postcolonial Statehood

7th February - Indigenous religions in China today

7th February - Rabbits, whigs and hunters: women and protest in Mary Toft's rabbit births of 1726

7th February - Defacing the enemy: punishment, order, and visual representation in Assyria

6th February - Virtual Open Day: Postgraduate opportunities in Film Studies

6th February - Garnier Organ Recital 1 - Organ Masterworks

6th February - The Classical Heritage Under Threat: Destroying and Preserving our Past

4th February - Chamber Orchestra & Early Modern Vocal Ensemble

2nd February - Alec Frank-Gemmill and Daniel Grimwood

1st February - Simon Russell Beale Q and A with Abigail Rokison-Woodall

1st February - The value and sustainability of unrecognised digital collections

1st February - The Ottoman canon of historical writing and writing the history of Kanun in the sixteenth century

31st January - Methodological Reflections on Law as a Social Science

31st January - Media Power and the Online Dance Remake: Remixing Beyoncé's "***Flawless" in the YouTube Archive

31st January - Climate change, over-demandingness and 'real life': Investigating the role of empirical analysis in philosophical debate

31st January - The long lives of ancient statues: new finds, new research at Aphrodisias

31st January - Learning to Write English: Problems and Evidence

31st January - Kate Royal and Joseph Middleton

30th January - Working in medical translation

30th January - "At Odd Times a Journalist": Major-General JFC Fuller as Freelance Writer and Special Correspondent, 1925-1945

29th January - Untold stories: Arab media provision for children

26th January - Kenneth Hamilton Lecture Recital

26th January - School of History and Cultures UG Dissertation Poster Showcase

25th January - Shakespeare Institute Thursday seminar

25th January - Forbidden Fruit: Translating the Qur'an in early modern Europe

25th January - Being a tourist in a World Heritage Site

25th January - Villehardouin's castle of Grand Magne (Megali Maini): a re-assessment of the evidence for its location

24th January - Rethinking Vulnerability in Legal Research

24th January - Trump: One Year On

24th January - Utilitarianism for the fictionalist

24th January - A defence of the epistemic rational assessability of emotions

24th January - Beautiful bookhands and careless characters: An alternative approach to the Dead Sea Scrolls

24th January - Detecting World-Literature: (Sub-) Urban Crime Fiction in the Nineteenth Century

24th January - Bernstein: Stage and Screen

23rd January - Film screening: "Almanya: Welcome to Germany"

23rd January - Holdsworth Presidential Address: Postponed

19th January - Kenneth Hamilton Lecture Recital

19th-20th January - Imagining the Body in France and the Francophone World

18th January - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

18th January - Playing Songs and Singing plays: ballads and plays in the time of Shakespeare

18th January - Who's who in sixteenth-century Ottoman Istanbul

17th January - Screening of 'Queens of Syria' Documentary with Question and Answer Session

17th January - The Leuven Chansonnier: A New Later Fifteenth-Century Song Source

17th January - Interactivity in Teaching

17th January - Obligation and Blameworthiness in Non-agent Groups

17th January - Developing the Child and the Nation: Knowledge Politics and the UNESCO Tensions Project in India, c. 1945-55

17th January - Competitive Worship? Greek Gods between Hellenistic Rulers and Republican Rome

17th January - Manuscript, Print, Patronage and Place: Reconstructing the Jerningham Album at Costessey Hall

17th January - Living with gods peoples, places and worlds beyond

16th January - Visiting lecture series: Professor Alison Phipps

16th January - Oral History and Military History: the British Army in North-West Europe 1944-45

15th January - The obligation to migrate and the impulse to narrate: forced migration from the Caucasus to Ottoman lands in the Soviet literary imagination

15th January - Leaders in Law lecture: Professor Nils Melzer

12th January - In Echo

11th January - 'A word with you': theatrical speaking and listening

11th January - Postcolonial perspectives on colonial heritage tourism

11th January - Scale-making projects: Byzantium and the Christian communities of Khazaria

10th January - Interdisciplinarity in research

10th January - Work and social relations in England, 1500-1640

9th January - Life as a football translator and interpreter


13th December - Thomas Bock and his contemporaries' representation of Tasmanian Aboriginal people, from a contemporary Tasmanian Aboriginal perspective

13th-14th December - Properties and Predication Workshop

12th December - The Crisis of Rhetoric: Workshop 2 - Concepts

7th December - John Baskerville: Art and Industry of the Enlightenment

6th December - The 'joyful challenge' of minority congregations' use of Anglican church spaces in a diverse urban diocese

6th December - Brain dysfunction and moral culpability

6th December - Briefing on HEFCE Update on REF

6th December - Self, Personhood, Ego-history: roundtable

6th December - Debunking arguments in mathematics and ethics

6th December - Self, Personhood and Ego-history

6th December - Making canon out of nothing, or the peculiar history of a few Mesopotamian objects, and a few odd comments about Sumerian literature

6th December - Race: A Work-in-Progress Seminar with Herjeet Marway

6th December - What happens after transitional justice? An analysis of Sierra Leone

5th December - Islamophobia, literature and culture

5th December - Manpower and State Power in Eighteenth-century Wars

4th December - China's National Security: Endangering Hong Kong's Rule of Law

1st December - Museum Project Funding and Management Workshop

1st December - CLiC Dickens Evening

30th November - Factivity and Basic Perceptual Reasons

30th November - Shakespeare's Lost Domesticity: responses to material absence in Stratford-upon-Avon

30th November - Turkey and liberal democracy? Authoritarian drift since 2007

30th November-2nd December - Picnic at Hanging Rock

29th November - Schemata and Satire in Haydn's Joke Quartet

29th November - Law, Language and Translation

29th November - Suspending Judgment: A Corrective

29th November - You Get Me?: Islamic Masculinity

29th November - Ego-Documents and Official History: Crown Prince Rupprecht of Bavaria's Diary and the Battle for the Memory of the First World War, 1914-39

29th November - Beyond Fetishism: Mmanwu and the Politics of Postcoloniality

29th November - Persian Documents from Pre-Mongol Bamiyan

28th November - Pantheism and Panentheism Project Workshop

28th November - How persuasive is corporate discourse? An experiment testing the effectiveness of trust-building strategies in companies' texts.

28th November - Is Heritage good for your health?

27th November - The Mayor and Faith Conference

27th November - Burdens of Representation? Contemporary theatre by minority artists in Britain

27th November - Old Christmas Returned

25th November - Birmingham History Day 2017

25th November - Must bankers be bad?

24th November - Vanished: a historian's guide to extinction

23rd November - Muslim Societies and Islam

23rd November - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

23rd November - Shakespeare and the seven senses

23rd November - When the "I" becomes "we": From personal to collective memories. Reflections from locals in Greek traditional settlements.

23rd November - 'This land is your land'

22nd November - Challenges to Wellbeing: The Experience of Loneliness and the Threat of Epistemic Injustice in the Clinical Encounter

22nd November - Ethics Brunch Series 2017/18

22nd November - Perspectives on PhD Supervision

22nd November - Against Speciesism

22nd November - CLiC workshop for CARE visitors

22nd November - Rights wot rights?

22nd November - Contextualising late-sixteenth century ale-house protesters

22nd November - Communal Labour and Road Construction in Osun Division of Southwestern Nigeria, 1900-1960

21st November - Body and spirit in early Islamic theology

21st November - What and how do genes cause? Comparing aetiology in popular and professional discourse.

21st November - Place and Planet in Medieval Literature

21st November - Treasure of the Sierra Goodsights: The role of Archaeologists and Historians in the Discovery of the Apache Wars

18th November - Identity and Vinyl Culture

17th November - Workshop: 'German Politics in Times of Populism'

17th November - Shakespeare's emotions, lost and found

16th November - You see my sister's yet at my dispose": Horizontal Families on the Early Modern Stage

16th November - The Cypriot Canzoniere and Italian Renaissance music

16th November - Birmingham's Hill family: a philanthropic dynasty?

15th November - Healthcare after Brexit: Building a Research Agenda

15th November - A Japanese emperor goes to Italy: The Italian adaptation and reception of Gilbert and Sullivan's The Mikado

15th November - History and Persons

15th November - Race: A Work-in-Progress Seminar with Courtney J. Campbell

15th November - Faking it in Antiquity: The Letters of Marcus Brutus and Mithridates

15th November - Diaspora communications and humanitarian emergencies: the case of Ebola and the Regent mudslide and the Sierra Leonean diaspora in the UK

15th November - Tea-houses, Red Brick and Pink Cats: Negotiating Japanese Tradition in Taiwan

15th November - Queer & Now: A Reading Group

15th November - A Rope of Words: Sunset Boulevard, the talkies and the Hollywood machine

14th November - Working in video localisation

14th November - "Innocent until proven filthy": Constructions of New Lad masculinity in UK women's magazines

14th November - Romania in the Great War

13th November - Memory as a generative epistemic source

13th November - Post-conflict Transition(s) to Normality: Individual Stories from Sierra Leone.

10th November - Re-thinking Sunjata: epics, oral literature & translation in West Africa

10th-12th November - LXIII Annual Anglo-Catalan Society Conference

9th November - The Third Witch and Literary Studies: Or, Reading Macbeth Reading

9th November - Title to be confirmed

9th November - 'Glorified from heaven above'

8th November - Big Data and Christian Ethics

8th November - Researching Lawyers and Lawyering

8th November - 'Forging Links' with Impact: Charles Burdett on 'Transnationalizing Modern Languages: Approaches to Impact'

8th November - Fake news as a threat to democracy

8th November - Introduction to CQPWeb

8th November - Dia De Los Muertos Event

8th November - Politics of Collecting in nineteenth century Greece

8th November - Mining the margins: reading readers' marks in non-Shakespearean playbooks

8th November - Contemporary African Cinemas: New genres, aesthetics and themes

7th November - Funding research on transnational Islam: the ALTERUMMA project

6th November - Women's history roundtable

6th November - Reading Communities: Connecting the Past and the Present

1st November - Location and Memory in my Creative Process

1st November - Some Reflections on Methods in Analysing Law and Time

1st November - John Baskerville Book Launch

31st October - Ironbridge Lecture

30th October - Notes to Eternity

27th October - Black Code

26th October - Collecting Shakespeare: The Story of Henry and Emily Folger

26th October - Exploring perceptions of heritage in Greek traditional settlements

26th October - History, time, and economic crisis in Central Greece

26th October - All roads lead to Birmingham: the geopolitics of the Midlands c. 1570-1583

26th-28th October - Looking Backward

25th October - Ethics Brunch Series 2017/18

25th October - Theology and Religion Research Project Seminar

25th October - Building an Inclusive Curriculum

25th October - Black History in the Midlands and Beyond: Connections and Context

25th October - Beyond Influence (Du Bartas, James VI, Bradstreet)

25th October - Africa Talks double session

25th October - Preserving Cultural Heritages: Sustaining Social Diversities - From the Treasure Hill Co-living Settlement to the Building and Planning Research Foundation at the National Taiwan University

24th October - Exploring corpus-based methods for comparative sociolinguistics

24th October - Military Intervention as Hollywood Allegory: The Clinton and Bush Years

20th October - Diffraction, Entanglement and the Sensuous Unnatural Act (called Art)

19th October - Shakespeare and London

19th October - Old statues, new meanings. Literary and archaeological evidence for Christian re-interpretation of classical statuary

18th October - Opera in Video Games

18th October - Pot Luck Lunch and Group Discussion: The Social Academic

18th October - Race Work-in-Progress Seminar Launch

18th October - Excusing Ordinary Individuals from Moral Responsibility for Global Injustice

18th October - How do Egyptian hieroglyphs and other images both work together and stay apart?

18th October - From Institutional Entrepreneurship to Institutional Work: The World Bank in Ghana, 1957-1985

18th October - People and Pages: a showcase of local and regional poets

18th October-22nd November - The Cultural Heritage of Taiwan: Diversity and Transformation

17th October - The complexities of "talking back" - How Dutch Muslims claim a public voice in the face of the racialisation of Islam

17th October - Big data, short texts

17th October - The Hindenburg Line 1918: Haig's Forgotten Triumph

17th October - Creative Cities Through Design Thinking: Taiwan's Cultural Heritage as a Point of Departure

16th October - Clash of the Titans: Barth versus Hegel

16th-17th October - Horizon 2020 Marie Curie TTIP-ITN Kick-off Meeting

12th October - The view from the front line: Shakespeare and contemporary politics

12th October - Teaching the Textual Archive

12th October - Reading the Acts of the Sixth Ecumenical Council (680-1)

12th October - Walking with Socrates: Philosophy in the City of Athens

12th October - CEPLER Invitation to a Free Consultation on the Law of Wills

11th October - Is the Sacred Spatial?

11th October - Rethinking Assessment

11th October - Work-in-progress (staff only)

11th October - The Economy of Judgements: Book Talk, Scarcity, and the Production of Dissensus in Early Modern Europe

11th October - Magical Realism and Negotiating the 'foreign' in Contemporary Southeast Asian Art

11th October - Soldiers in Revolt: Army Mutinies in Africa

10th October - Title to be confirmed

10th October - Indicating verbs as 'multimodal' constructions

10th October - Welcome Event of the Graduate Centre for Europe (GCfE)

10th October - 'I am Antony yet': Reading Mark Antony's Mail

10th October - Title to be confirmed

10th October - British Forces and the Sunday Schools, 1914-1918

9th October - Africa Writes Pop-Up Birmingham With Chinelo Okparanta, Jowhor Ile and Olumide Popoola

7th October - Black Country History Day

7th-10th October - Communicating World Heritage

5th October - Ninagawa Remembered: Kodama Ryuichi and Hiroko Yamaguchi

5th October - Title to be confirmed

5th October - Travellers' Tales

5th October - Fakes, forgeries and the birth of mass production in the European watch industry, 1750-1820

4th October - Powers of Hearing: Acoustic Sensing and Technologies of Listening during the First World War

4th October - Perspectives on 'Judicial Power'

4th October - Philosophy Society Seminar Series

4th October - Here there be spiders: arachnophobia in early medieval texts

4th October - Making sense of Sulla: memory, recovery and Cicero's early speeches

4th October - Achieving Contextual Sentencing in the court room in Uganda through Community Impact Statements: whither kinship justice?

3rd October - Academic freedom and free speech in a time of 'terror'

3rd October - The multimodal construction of collective identity: A case study in Snapchat 'live stories'

3rd October - The British Fiasco in Norway, 1940

2nd October - Nikesh Shukla In Conversation

28th September - Whose Hamlet mocks the warm clown

28th September - Constructing an ontology of the historic battlefield (or, some of what we did on our holiday)

27th September - Big Data and Christian Ethics

27th September - The Three Minute Researcher

27th September - Dr Laurens Lavrysen - Human Rights in a Positive State

27th September - Is it a farm? The archaeology of farmsteads in mainland Greece

27th September - Nation-making at the Border: Zambian Diplomacy in the Democratic Republic of Congo

26th September - Re-imagining Land Law

21st September - Law, translation and migration: an enlightening relationship

21st-23rd September - The Modern Invention of Dynasty: A Global Intellectual History, 1500-2000

18th September - The making of post/colonial heritage

15th September - Theory and Method in Doctrinal and Socio-Legal Studies

13th September - Workshop 1: The State of Political Speech

7th September - Everyday Creativity and Communication

1st-2nd September - Tea with the Sphinx

1st-2nd September - Women's History Network Conference 2017

24th-25th August - Criminal Justice Reform in Comparative Perspective

22nd August - BRIHC Scholars Symposium

28th July - Literary 'spaces' for oratory and rhetoric from antiquity to the 20th century

27th July - Sinclair Lecture 2017

24th-28th July - Corpus Linguistics Conference 2017

19th-21st July - Workshop on the Applications of Pattern Grammar

17th-21st July - Corpus Linguistics Summer School

6th July - The Dutch Lady

6th July - Podcast: Roundtable: The UK terror attacks

6th-10th July - Bridge: An International Conference and Call for Papers

5th-7th July - Modern British Studies Conference 2017: British Studies in a Broken World

30th June - The Late Medieval and Early Modern Reformation Church

30th June - Intimacy and New Media: A Symposium

29th June-1st July - Modernist life.

28th June - Rhetoric of Fear in Republican Rome: the Ciceronian Case

28th-30th June - Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain conference

27th June - The Destruction of Memory: a cross-disciplinary event

22nd June - Homicide Post-Jogee

16th June - Corpus stylistics for the English classroom

15th June - Modern Languages networking and workshop event

15th June - Canadian Modernism at the present time

13th June - Identity and Citizenship in Europe: A Process of Re-Nationalisation?

12th-30th June - The Fifth Annual Shakespeare Institute Play-Reading Marathon

9th June - Cognition, Affect and Motivation: Conceptual and Empirical issues

7th June - Strategies for research dissemination

6th June - The Spirit of the Atonement: Pentecostal Challenges to the Christian Tradition

6th June - Walter J. Hollenweger Lecture 2017

5th June - Future desires, the agony argument, and subjectivism about reasons

5th June - 'Tramps' Tales: Discovering the history of homelessness in Britain

4th June - What I found in a flea market in Cairo

3rd June - Multiculturalism from Late Antiquity to Modernity: CBOMGS Colloquium

2nd June - Women, the Body and Capitalist Accumulation, Past and Present

1st June - Blood oil

1st June - Art in the Time of Colony

1st June - Who our judges are and why it matters

1st-2nd June - Humanitarian ethics and action

1st-2nd June - 'Marriage in Africa' - The Cadbury Conference 2017

1st-3rd June - Britgrad 2017

1st-3rd June - Other Stories

31st May - Title to be confirmed

31st May - The way you tell it: the benefits and drawbacks of non-literal expression in everyday life

30th May - Film screening: "Made in France"

26th May - Why we all have a duty to care about dementia

25th May - Why a Diagnostic Approach is Needed in Energy and Climate Law

25th May - Football and the Politics of Emotions

25th May - Optimism and success

25th-26th May - Everyday empires, trans-Imperial circulations in a multi-disciplinary perspective

23rd-24th May - Art History in settler states: cultural studies of the colonies

22nd May - Playing by the rules? The importance of obedience in Spartan Society

20th May - The Faith of William Shakespeare

19th May - Graphic reading: a symposium

18th May - Moral responsibility – hard cases

18th May - Audiences, Readers, Listeners, Users – Understanding reception in a digital age

18th May - Birmingham Heroes: What makes a great Shakespeare actor?

17th May - Postcolonialism in interdisciplinary perspective

17th May - Title to be confirmed

17th May - New media affects

16th May - Religion and foreign policy: a Brussels perspective

16th-18th May - RSC workshop opportunities

15th May - Translation Studies Annual Forum 2017

15th May - Seminar title to be confirmed

15th May - Unintended consequences or desired outcome? Soldiers' children and their role in policies of national rebirth

13th May - Postgraduate study in Shakespeare: an open afternoon at The Other Place

12th May - GCfE Conference: "Land of liberty or Land of libertines?"

12th May - Out and out from the family to the community: the Housmans and the politics­­ of queer sibling devotion

12th May - The Tragical, Comical Fool's Game, or, Nun of Your Business

11th May - GCfE Conference: "Opting Out of the European Union: Towards a Practice Turn in EU Studies"

11th-12th May - Graduate Centre for Europe 11th Annual Conference

10th May - CAHA Postgraduate Colloquium 2017

10th May - M3C Eighteenth-Century Research Workshop

10th May - Shakespeare for Freedom: Why the Plays Matter

10th May - The Dead Sea Scrolls, Austerity, and the Role of Elites

10th May - United for Peace - Unity through Poetry

9th May - The Place of Sacred Art: A symposium exploring the interpretation of sacred art in secular and faith contexts

8th May - Genders and the textual object

8th May - On or about May 2017: Cultural histories in the here and now

5th-6th May - Queering Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies

4th May - Health Law and the UK: Where Now After Brexit?

4th May - Running the NHS After Brexit

3rd May - Drama and Theatre Arts RSC Voice Workshop

3rd May - Ungrounded ground

3rd May - 'it was love for you that set me afire': celebrating the poetry of Frank O'Hara

29th April - Midlands Viking Symposium 2017

26th April - The Tramp's Tale: A Story of Soviet Border-Crossings, 1945-50

25th April - The Challenge of Interdisciplinary Research Between History and Genomics

25th April - Strategy and peace-making in the Thirty Years War

25th April - Film screening: "Combat Girls" (Kriegerin)

24th April - Genomic Data and Longobard History

19th April - Shakespeare's Lost Domesticity and the Mulberries of New Place

6th-10th April - Heritages of Migration: International Conference and Call for Papers

3rd-5th April - Crossing borders in the insular Middle Ages, c. 900-1500

29th March - Crusade in Europe: The 'Home Front' of Holy War in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centurie

29th March - Planet Earth II – The Making of a Natural History 'Blockbuster'

28th March - Film screening: "The Wolf" (El Lobo)

27th March - Exploring Radicalisation and Securitisation

25th-27th March - Global Byzantium

23rd March - I have got two worlds by't: patronage, the playhouse and Prince Henry's court

23rd March - Historical Re-evaluation in central European capital cities

23rd March - CBOMGS Seminar: Out on a limb? Forest and field in Byzantine Apulia, 7th–11th centuries

22nd March - How late is late modernism?

22nd March - Planning for Promotions

22nd March - Reproducing Remoteness? States, Internationals and the Co-Constitution of Aid 'Bunkerization' in the East African Periphery

22nd March - Saul Lehrfreund MBE

21st March - Nasir al-Din Tusi and the Problem of Truthmaking in Medieval Arabic Thought

21st March - 1917 Revisited

20th March - Working as a Linguist at the European Central Bank

20th March - Confessions of a Courtesan: Print Culture in Colonial Lagos

16th March - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

16th March - Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New

16th March - People to please, no time to lose: What is creativity under pressure and how do we evaluate it?

16th March - Graduate Centre for Europe seminar: Echoes of Empire in European architecture, history and politics

16th March - The Multi-vocal Narratives of World Cultural Heritage in China: on West Lake Landscape in Hangzhou

16th March - CBOMGS Seminar: The new Ottoman Greece: Replacing the Turkish Yoke with pluralistic coexistence in history and fiction

16th March - Honour among Thebes

16th March - The Mercian Minster: is there more to it?

16th-18th March - Lucas and Time

15th March - Alternative Facts: Donald Trump and the Future of the Transatlantic Relationship

15th March - QawwaliBEAST

15th March - Remapping Elizabethan Reality: The Perception Revolution

15th March - Speaking statues

15th March - Podcast: The Authoritarian Origins of Well-Organised Opposition Parties: The Rise of Chadema in Tanzania

15th March - The unsayable in Ovid's Remedia Amoris

14th March - Seeing the Face of the Divine: Conceptions of God and the Cosmos in early Medieval Shiʿi Thought

14th March - A day in the life of a Project Manager

14th March - Online Ovids: the exiles of Marie Darrieussecq and Saviana Stãnescu

14th March - A Religious War?

13th March - Grounding, reduction and analysis

13th March - The Great Departure: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World

13th March - The friction of representation in contemporary visual culture

10th March - Holdsworth Presidential Address: Dame Elizabeth Gloster

10th March - Heavenly bodies: with what kind of bodies will we come?

9th March - Editing for Performance

9th March - 'Free speech' in academia: between critical imperative and structural inequality

9th March - World Heritage and Local Communities

9th March - CBOMGS Seminar: Heirloom manuscripts? The Romeika manuscripts in Arabic script of the Turco-Yanniotes and Turco-Cretans

9th March - Like the angels? gender and procreation in Mark 12

8th March - Capturing sounds, designing notation, writing music

8th March - REF Calibration

8th March - Centre for Literary Editing and the Materiality of the Text symposium

8th March - Forum for Early Career Researchers

8th March - Podcast: From Becoming 'saso' to Becoming MSM? Queer Subjectivities and HIV Discourse in Accra, Ghana

8th March - The imperial senate and the city of Rome

7th March - Getting into interpreting

7th March - Scriptural hermeneutics as philosophy: al-Shahrastani's Mafatih al-Asrar

7th March - Tracking signposts to a Caribbean film aesthetic

7th March - 100 Years of Shell Shock: Gone but not Forgotten

7th March - The righteous amputees in Mark 9

6th March - B-Film European Film Lecture: Fire at Sea

6th March - Talking corpse or resurrected body: what can we know about the resurrection of Jesus in John?

6th March - Home is Where the Heart is: British Jews, Diaspora, and the State of Israel

2nd March - 'What manner of man was he?'

2nd March - Religious Heritage of Bangkok: Uses and Survival in Urban Context

2nd March - CBOMGS Seminar: History, time, and economic crisis in Central Greece | Cancelled

2nd March - Reclaiming Hope: Faith in the Obama White House

1st March - The Ten Commandments, music, and popular belief in Reformation England

1st March - Workshop and reading with Japanese- German writer Yoko Tawada

1st March - Co-operatives and Decolonisation: A Beautiful Friendship?

1st March - Cold Lazarus: John Donne at the Funerals of Sir William Cokayne

1st March - O Say Can You See: American art, propaganda, and the First World War

1st March - Designs for Life: Notes on Poverty, Cultural Practices and a Female Carpentry-Training Project in Lagos

28th February - Jewish Materials (isrāʾīlīyāt) in the Qurʾān and the 'Anxiety of Influence': Reflections on a Religious Debate

28th February - Sierra Leonean storytelling with Usifu Jalloh

28th February - The practice of Jane Austen

28th February - Antinous and the Lerna mysteries: A marble statue from the sanctuary of Demeter Prosymna and Dionysus

28th February - Understanding the value of arts and culture

28th February - Film screening: "Battle of Algiers"

27th February - Knowing things

27th February - Why do metaphors work? The power of metaphor in everyday communication

27th February - The donkey and the boat: rethinking Mediterranean economic expansion in the eleventh century [VIDEO RECORDING]

27th February - Modern American poetry on the Arts Team Show (Burn FM)

25th February - The Kingdom of Mercia: People, Places and Things in Anglo-Saxon England

25th February - Flute Choir, Clarinet Choir and String Orchestra

24th February - Post-Brexit Britain in A World of Preferential Trade Agreements (PTAs)

24th-25th February - Reconsidering the Concept of Decline and the Arts of the Palaiologan Era

23rd February - 'Run when you will, the story shall be changed': narratives of change on Shakespeare's stage

23rd February - A Pile of Wet Bricks: Communicating Ironbridge's Industrial World Heritage

23rd February - CBOMGS Seminar: Old statues, new meanings. Literary and archaeological evidence for Christian re-interpretation of classical statuary

23rd February - The Killing of Sister George

22nd February - Birmingham Teaching Fellows Session

22nd February - Fragile Crown: the case for restitution of el Penacho to Mexico from the Vienna Weltmuseum

22nd February - Nigeria is my Playground: A History of Yoruba and Anglophone Travel Writing by Nigerians

22nd February - 'And there was no one who would remember it': technologies of remembrance and the materialisation of social memory in Middle Kingdom Egypt

22nd February - Is (S)he Feminist? Gendered Receptions of Women Writers and Activists. The Cases of Anna Haag and Elizabeth Robins

21st February - Translation as invention: Martin Crimp's re-enactment of translation in his writing for theatre

21st February - On European Islam: New Pathways beyond Orientalism and Occidentalism

21st February - Imperial Networks: Spreading images of Black Africa through early twentieth century postcards

21st February - War, Epidemics and Empire: British Military Medicine in the Middle East, 1914-18

20th February - A Queer method? Samuel Delany's empiricism and the uses of the literary

17th February - Digging into Ancient Egypt: Symposium

17th-18th February - Understanding Material Loss

16th February - Workshop on Cecile Fabre's Cosmopolitan Peace

16th February - Wedgwood's Development of Jasper Cameos and Birmingham Mounters

15th-17th February - Creative Writing Workshops with the RSC

9th February - Phoenix Arising: John Fletcher, Sir Thomas Beecham and The Faithful Shepherdess in the Early Twentieth-Century Theatre

9th February - Commercialization of hospitality in Mekong Delta homestay, Vietnam

9th February - CBOMGS Seminar: Greek women diarists and memoirists: twentieth century female voices in a masculine world

9th-11th February - Ursula

8th February - Nineteenth-Century Bach? Emulation and assimilation of Joseph Joachim's Bach performing practices - A practical experiment

8th February - Beyond Empire's Ambit: Narcotic Drugs between Science and State Crime

8th February - The Making of a Puritan Mind

8th February - Seurat's public

8th February - The Spirit of Dis/continuity: Pentecostalism in a South African Township'

8th February - Investigating the politics of intimacy: a Brechtian production of Patrick Marber's Closer

8th February - Brexit and Article 50: The impacts on the Constitution and on Fundamental Rights

7th February - Contesting Ibn Taymiyyah: the debate between Muhammad ibn 'Abdul Wahhāb and his brother Sulayman

7th February - The Canopus conundrum: statuary from the underwater excavations in Abu Kir, Egypt

7th February - From French literature to world literature in French

7th February - Urban heritage and local identities in Mexico City

7th February - Leaders in Law: Judge Mirjana Lazarova Trajkovska

6th February - IEL annual lecture: Of the state of the union – and of trade deals

6th February - Temporalization of cultural difference: Time regime and the perception of Indian statehood in early modern German discourse

6th February - Making Manhood, Making Science: Myths of identity in modern sport and exploration

2nd February - Entrepreneurship in Cultural Heritage Workshop

2nd February - 'Ghosting' Walter Clun: Casting and Comedy in the 17th century Moor of Venice

2nd February - Podcast: Reconsidering 'Resource Wars': The Micro-Dynamics Of Diamonds in the Revolutionary United Front

2nd February - Possible futures for cultural heritage: national, global, public, private, commercial

2nd February - CBOMGS Seminar: Lead seals in the excavations of Byzantine Corinth (1896–2014): confronting inscribed artefacts with history

1st February - Title to be confirmed

1st February - Love's revival: film practice and the act of dying

1st February - Baubles of the Bourbons: The Fate of Royal Heritage in Nineteenth-Century France

1st February - African Studies in Central and Eastern Europe

31st January - Translating in the EU institutions

31st January - Publicly Funded Islamic Education in Europe: an opportunity for equal rights or a way to control Islam?

31st January - Ace Dance and Music

31st January - "A Regiment of Skeletons and an Army of Bottles": Reading the anatomy museum in Nineteenth-Century scientific and popular culture

31st January - Bad art? What can we learn if we dare discuss quality in Roman provincial sculpture from Moesia Superior

31st January - The Emergence of Military History as a University Subject, 1872-1914

31st January - Film screening: "The Wind That Shakes the Barley"

30th January - Idealism and the mind-body problem

30th January - Bawdy Bridgnorth

26th January - Alex Gilbreath Q&A

26th January - Revolutions Past and Present: Their legacy and future

26th January - Acting Locally, Thinking Globally: How are World Heritage values communicated within the learning process

26th January - CBOMGS Seminar: How to spend it? Wealth, charity and remembrance in the late Byzantine period

26th January - Leaders in Law: Stephen Denyer

25th January - Miller Case Rapid Reaction Roundtable

25th January - Acting amiss: towards a history of actorly craft and playhouse judgement

25th January - Portraiture and the colonised: The problem and a case study

25th January - A Sharia Court Post Slavery Judgement: The Qadi, Colonial Rule and the Marriage of a 'Slave Woman' along the Eastern Coast of the Indian Ocean

25th January - The Tiburtine Sibyl at the Villa d'Este: Oracular Encounters & Prophetic Locales

24th January - I give you my word: Law and Medieval Islamicate Societies

24th January - Translation and convergence: new sites, new models

24th January - Lekan Babalola

21st-22nd January - Virtues of greatness: ​approaches to the past and present of magnanimity

20th January - 'On Cosmopolitanism: Equality, Ecology and the Transition to a Fairer World' Workshop

19th January - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

19th January - Vlogging the Bard: Serialization, Social Mediatization, Shakespeare

19th January - Discovery, loss and rebuilding: constructing a national identity for Lithuania

19th January - CBOMGS Seminar: From Antiquity to Byzantium in late medieval Italy: Hercules on the facade of San Marco

19th January - The State of Speech: Cicero and current research into Roman republican oratory [FULL VIDEO RECORDING]

18th January - The social life of chords

18th January - Jus Cogens and International Crimes: Do they make a difference?'

18th January - "How Fascist Is Trump? (Re)Writing Nazi History in an Age of Populism"

18th January - The Vanquished

18th January - Narrating the Past: Orality, History and the Production of Knowledge in the works of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

18th January - James Timpson OBE

17th January - Unknowing lyric

17th January - Preserving the hidden seeds: what happened to Celtic art in Roman Britain?

17th January - Nairobi Half Life

17th-30th January - Objects of Knowledge in Kalām

16th January - Into the Frying Pan: Moral Responsibility and Excuses

16th January - Africa in 2017: Prospects & Forecasts

14th January - B-Film Annual Lecture 2017

13th January - Narrative Patterns in Right-Wing Radicalization

12th January - Shakespeare and the Admiral's Men

12th January - CBOMGS Seminar: Mary and the Magnificat: the earliest monumental example?

11th January - Violence, Resilience and the 'Coolie' Identity: Life on the Ships to the Caribbean, 1834-1920

11th January - Nigerian Visions of India: Journalists, Soldiers and Nationalists in 1940s India

11th January - The religious life of Dura-Europos in twenty-five (relatively unknown) objects

10th January - Translingual intertextuality

10th January - The Aphrodite of Emesa: Marble statuettes and religious life in Roman Syria

10th-30th January - From Banning Burkinis to Halal Hysteria: constructing Islamophobia in the social and political spaces

4th-5th January - The new methods of ethics, conference 2


16th December - 20th Anniversary event: MA in Film and Television

14th December - A Tour through the Great Exhibition of 1851

12th December - Relief or Panic? Perceptions of Brexit in Germany and Greece

9th December - Critical Sexology in Birmingham: Anti-Post-Queer

9th December - Where's My Igloo Gone

8th December - Winter roundtable

8th December - Jazz Collective Christmas swing-along

8th December - CBOMGS Seminar: Seljuk palace culture and Byzantium

8th December - Book launch: Birmingham 850

7th December - Philosophy Work in Progress seminar

7th December - Brave New World: an immersive 'Shakespearience'

7th December - The floating university and the politics of knowing in America and the interwar world'

7th December - On the Matter of Words: The Invention of Prophetic Alphabets in Africa

6th December - Ibn Taymiyya's uses of Ibn Rushd on God's attributes

5th December - Bad books: in the library with Joe Orton and Kenneth Halliwell

5th December - University Carol Service

4th December - Philharmonic Orchestra

3rd December - University Chorus

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

1st December - Shakespeare's walking-stick: or, what the Victorians made of Shakespeare

1st December - CBOMGS Seminar: Byzantine medicine reconsidered: the case of John Zacharias Aktouarios (ca. 1275– ca. 1330)

1st December - What we do not talk when we talk about rescuers of Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland

1st-3rd December - Orlando

30th November - Border Crossings in Modern Languages: Research, Teaching and Practice

30th November - Discourse and dialogue: Annotating and aggregating corpus data

30th November - Creating Counter-Archives: English Catholic collecting and conversation

30th November - Title to be confirmed

30th November - Love and Absence in Senegalese Transnational Families

30th November - Nature and Fiction in Hellenistic and Roman Landscape Painting

30th November - Document, audience, affect: festival performances in Los Angeles of the 1970s and 80s

29th November - Questions in the history of Muslim education

29th November - Ramon Llull in Birmingham

29th November - Unmasking 'The Confessional Unmasked'

29th November - Bodies at War: Visual and Material Cultures of Modern Conflict

29th November - Film screening: "Romanzo di una strage"

28th November - Who's Afraid of Andrea Dworkin? Feminism and the Analytic Philosophy of Sex?

28th November - The uses and limitations of current sign language corpora

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

28th November - Air power in the French empire: the armée de l'air in the Levant (1918-1940)

28th November - What I found there: Reading Classical Landscapes

28th November - Sound as affect on/as meaning and nervous receptivity

26th November - Birmingham History Day

26th November - Symphony Orchestra

24th November - Shakespeare in the Rough and Uneven Cotswolds

24th November - Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice Lecture Series: Tim Moloney QC

24th November - The Significance of the World War One Centenary in Transnational Perspective

24th November - CBOMGS Seminar: Managing living Byzantine Heritage sites: reality - international developments

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

23rd November - We Are the World: The End of Empire and the Rise of Global Humanitarianism

23rd November - Feminine Futures: Female Initiation and Aspiration in Matrilineal Malawi

23rd November - I just can't wait to be king: fathers and rulers in Seneca

22nd November - Is there a crisis in Muslim masculinity? Exploring the construction of Muslim masculinity in contemporary times and the impact of this

21st November - Mappa Mundi: Hereford's Curious Map

20th November - CEMPR and Early Modern Vocal Ensemble

19th November - Wind Band and Sax Choir

18th November - Centre for Literary Editing and the Materiality of the Text symposium

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

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

18th November - Leaders in Law: Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma

18th November - Early modern madness

17th November - Middleton Reading Shakespeare

17th November - CBOMGS Seminar: Art, politics and eschatology in the burial chapels of lay monastic founders in Byzantium, 11th–14th centuries

17th November - A New Look at Old Heritage: When what you see is not what you get

17th November - The Meanings of Black History

17th November - Bicentenary of James Watt at Birmingham Museums Trust

16th November - The Stern Report and the Future of REF

16th November - Title to be confirmed

16th November - Introduction to Sketch Engine

16th November - Student Theatre Trip and Q&A Session

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

16th November - On the radical political potential of performance: witnessing, implication and ethics in representing extremity

16th November - The painted tombs of Bulgaria between the Late-Classical and Early Hellenistic period. Figurative programs, local models, and external influences

16th November - MCH BRIHC: Forests, Fields, and Peasant Revolution: The 'Green Cadres' and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire

16th November - Beirut, 1982

15th November - The Evolution of the IRA Ambush 1919-1923: An Example of "The Learning Curve" in Guerrilla Warfare

14th November - Equality and Variation

14th November - What is ambient literature?

12th November - BEASTdome: Envision

10th November - Love, Duty and Loathing: Siblings and Half-Siblings in Early Modern England

10th November - CBOMGS Seminar Alexandra Vukovich - CANCELLED

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

9th November - Philosophy Work in Progress seminar

9th November - Introduction to AntConc

9th November - Student theatre trip and Q&A session

9th November - CREMS Research Roundtable

9th November - The United Nations and Sanctions against South Africa, 1946-1965

9th November - 'Whenever you dream that we're going to be saved, then we just sink further': Dream divination in Graeco-Roman Egypt

9th November - Berlin ist mein Paris

8th November - The legal status of Muslims in Switzerland

8th November - The disappointment of Wordsworth's letters

8th November - Decisions in the Desert, 1942

8th November - Q & A on the Brexit Decision

7th November - Warriors, Warlords and Saints: some themes in Mercian history

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 - A corpus-based perspective on the US presidential election through a FireAnt analysis of candidates' social network interactions

3rd November - Leading public lawyers meet at Birmingham Law School to consider the British Bill of Rights and political constitutionalism

2nd November - Introduction to Web as Corpus

2nd November - Avant-Garde music for latex balloons

1st November - Megachurches and Social Engagement in London Conference

29th October - Music Experience Day

27th October - Artificial nations: disappeared states, post-colonial borders and methodological nationalism

27th October - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

27th October - 'Collaboration in the 'Ho' Plays: How did they do it?

27th-29th October - Odyssey

26th October - Speech presentation in 19th century literature: A hands-on approach

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 - Writing about the "Other" in Africa: reflections from the 16th century

26th October - Things, People, Stories – a cultural history of a Cathedral yard

26th October - The Archaeology of Colours: New Research on the Polychromy of Greek Painting and Sculpture

25th October - Law virtual open day

25th October - A jurist among judges: The role of the mufti in South Asia

25th October - Blackmail, sodomy, and sex work: Oscar Wilde on trial

25th October - Liberal Arts and Natural Sciences virtual open day

25th October - A European Future for our Past?

25th October - "Seafaring race" Theory: Colonial Naval Recruitment and Late British Imperialism

24th October - History of Art virtual open day

20th October - Shakespeare and live broadcast theatre - the backstory'

20th October - Network for Oratory and Politics launch

20th October - "Ruination": Conflicting Values at a Potential World Heritage Site in Thailand

19th October - BRIHC: Thinking through 'loss'

19th October - Objects, Rituals and Money: Everyday material cultures and the Prosecution of Spiritual Healing in the Anglo-Creole Caribbean

19th October - Femi Oyebode reads from his poetry

18th October - Can the idea of a British Islam be rescued? Using the example of institutional change to trace British Muslim integration

17th October - Philosophy Society seminar title tbc

13th October - Shakespeare as Scripture: Ancient and Modern Models for Reading Sacred Texts

13th October - How Norman and how Byzantine is the Martorana in Palermo? S. Maria dell'Ammiraglio in Palermo reconsidered

13th October - Rehabilitation, Culture and Society

13th October - An Introduction to the Papers of James Watt and Family

12th October - Biases, beliefs and responsiveness to evidence

12th October - Cognitive transformations: the literary archive

12th October - Reading Rude Rhymes: Quick Wit, Epigrams, and Satirical Verse, 1660-1740

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

12th October - Trauma and the Epic in Francophone and Anglophone Caribbean Literature

12th October - "Mixing Colours": Native Tradition and Roman Power in South Italian Funerary Painting

11th October - The School of Ra'y: Legal rationalism and its place in the early classical Hanafi school

11th October - The Stronger Form of Warfare: the German Defence of the Western Front

10th October - Project PERFECT: Uncoupling Mental Illness from Irrationality

10th October - The COVE and SHORE: responding to the crisis facing the humanities

10th October - Jackie Kay and Kit de Waal

8th October - Black Country History Day 2016

7th October - BEASTdome: Emergence

6th October - Anglo to Celto-Nordic Shakespeare

6th October - Travellers' Tales

6th October - Why I am fed up with the Sophoclean Hero

5th October - Making the Brazilian Northeast: A Region within the Nation and the World (1924-1968)

5th October - Aliens, Citizens, and Rights: Zimbabwe's Citizenship Law since Independence

5th October - Oratory and Political Career in the Late Roman Republic: the case of Pompeius Magnus

4th October - Using the 'other': Morisco 'borrowings' from Christian authors

4th October - Incessant Vitality, Endless Maintenance: Restoring and Stabilising the Material World

3rd October - Exploring frequency and textual units

3rd October - Reasoning and Consequence for Indicative Conditionals

3rd October - Industrial Development of Ironbridge during the fifteenth, sixteenth and seventeenth centuries

3rd October - When does an audiobook stop being a book?

29th September - Shakespeare, Rome and the Institution of Theatre

28th September - Legal Disputes in the Era of the Slave Trade: Afro-Portuguese Relations in the Bight of Benin in the Eighteenth Century

28th September - One step too low: A reinterpretation of the Procession Fresco at Knossos

28th-30th September - Amiable Angelica: An American Aristocrat in Revolutionary London

27th September - Edwardian Nightmare: the Fear of Invasion and British Strategy, 1880-1914

25th September - Music in the making

23rd September - Philosophy of religion one-day workshop

23rd-24th September - Tea with the Sphinx: Ancient Egypt and the Modern Imagination

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

15th-16th September - The new methods of ethics, conference 1

15th-18th September - Screening Rights Film Festival 2016

14th September - Podcast: IGS Project Seminar – (Not) Made in Germany? Imagining Germany from the Outside

14th September - Desert & Steppe Conquests: Fortresses and Railways in the Sahara and Kazakhstan

7th-8th September - UK and Ireland Streetlaw Best Practices Conference 2016

5th-7th September - British Patristics Conference

31st July-6th August - World Shakespeare Congress 2016

29th July - Classics and Feminist Pedagogy: Practical Tips For Teaching

28th July - An evening with Ruth Gilligan and Writing West Midlands

28th-29th July - James Watt symposium

14th July - Tony Garnett, The Day The Music Died – a life lived behind the lens

12th July - Catherine Hall in conversation

10th-12th July - BAJS Conference 2016: The Texture of Jewish Tradition: Investigations in Textuality

4th-5th July - Environment, Economy and Climate Change: Stages in Transition

4th-8th July - Birmingham and Midlands School Classics Hub Summer School 2016

1st July - The Telltale

1st July - Britannia's Honour and London's Tempe

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

30th June - The Spanish Gypsy

30th June - The Sun's Darling

30th June-1st July - Cadbury Conference 2016: Bodies of text - learning to be Muslim in West Africa

29th June - The Noble Spanish Soldier

29th June - The Welsh Ambassador

29th June - Celebrating South Asian Music in the West Midlands

28th June - Timbuktu's intellectual and social histories

28th June - Philosophy of Religion Workshop

28th June - Match Me in London

28th June - Grammar lessons and language games: translating Tagore and Wittgenstein on children's education

28th June - The Wonder of a Kingdom

27th June - The Virgin Martyr

27th June - The Witch of Edmonton

25th June - Green Britain - nationhood and the environment 1500-1750

24th June - If It Be Not Good, the Devil is In It

24th June - Reflections on the Result of the EU Brexit Referendum of 2016

24th June - Troia Nova Triumphans

23rd June - 'The New Edition of Hitler's Mein Kampf'

23rd June - The Roaring Girl

23rd June - The Bloody Banquet

23rd June - Symphony Orchestra: Pre-Tour Concert

23rd-24th June - More or less Europe?

22nd June - Northward Ho!

22nd June - The Whore of Babylon

21st June - Westward Ho!

21st June - The Honest Whore

20th June - Pageantry for the Royal Entry of King James I into London

20th June - The Patient Man and the Honest Whore

20th June - Sinclair Lecture 2016

20th-21st June - Seeking legitimacy: authority and expertise in modern Britain

20th-24th June - Corpus Linguistics Summer School 2016

18th June - Ovid's garden party

17th June - Sir Thomas Wyatt

17th June - Festival Voices: Celebrating Shakespeare

17th June - Summer Festival Buffet

17th June - The Merry Devil of Edmonton

17th-18th June - Grounding and Consciousness Conference

16th June - The Untrussing of the Humorous Poet

16th June - Blurt, Master Constable

16th June - Big Band

16th-17th June - Directing Projects

15th June - The Spanish Moor's Tragedy

15th June - Sir Thomas More

15th June - Youth and being Muslim in Senegal

15th June - Creating Kosher culture: Orthodox Jewish women making literature, music and film

14th June - Pentecostalism, the Body, and Embodiment

14th June - Old Fortunatus

14th June - Patient Grissil

13th June - A Warning for Fair Women

13th June - The Shoemakers' Holiday

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

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

11th June - Screening of film students' showreel

11th June - Walking Writing Workshop with Helen Cross

11th June - Playwrights' Workshop

11th June - Walking Writing Workshop with Helen Cross

11th June - Birmingham Proms in Chancellor's Court

10th June - Screening of film students' showreel

10th June - miniBEAST

10th June - Macbeth, Macbeth

10th June - Ideas People: creative performance

9th June - Screening of film students' showreel

9th June - The Zine Factory

9th June - Film Screening: The Last Metro

9th-11th June - Poor Tom

8th June - Commemorations of the birth of Prophet Muhammad or Mawlid in northern Ivory Coast: between reislamisation, socialization and political legitimacy

8th June - Brass Band and Saxophone Ensembles

8th June - Get to the back of the Bus! Images of Orthodox Jewish women in the US, England and Canada

8th-9th June - Crime and Control Ethnography Symposium 2016

7th June - Jazz Collective

6th June - Chamber Ensembles

6th-17th June - Summer Festival of Music

5th June - Millennium Own Goals?

4th June - Redefining the Margins: Seeing the Unseen in the Eastern Mediterranean

4th June - Hot Off The Press

3rd June - Playwrights' Workshop

3rd June - Transformations of statehood in 20th-21st century Central Europe

3rd June - Cheating, corruption, and sport

3rd June - Speaking Shakespeare in the English-Speaking Cinema

2nd-3rd June - The global Middle East in the age of speed

1st June - Law in the Time of Cholera

1st June - Shaping Muslim Identities in West Africa, Past and Present

1st June - A Reading of Macbeth, Macbeth

27th May - Chernobyl 30 Years On

27th May-5th June - Birmingham speaker series at Hay Festival 2016

26th May - How Pot (and other recreational drugs) Can Cure Racism

26th-27th May - Practical Projects in Drama

26th-27th May - Topics in global justice: agency, power and policy

25th May - Constructing Salafi Identity and Islamic Radicalisation in Ghana

24th May - IGS Podcast: Curating Recent German History: The exhibition 'Unification - German Society in Transition'

24th May - Better together? Exploring research collaboration

24th May - Faith in social action: where next?

23rd May - Digital and social media workshop

23rd May - Digital and social media

23rd May - TTIP and World Order(s)

23rd May-21st September - Empires of Emptiness: Fortresses of the Sahara and the Steppe

21st May - The Dark Horse

20th May - Postgraduate symposium

20th May - Researching Regietheater: The work of German director Thomas Ostermeier at Schaubühne Berlin

20th May - The Dark Horse

19th May - Adabiyya and Markaziyya Knowledge Praxes in Ilorin 1960-2015

19th May - Graphic Encounters: Coming to Terms with Germany's Past and Present in Contemporary Graphic Novels

19th May - The Dark Horse

18th May - Church Design in Counter Reformation Venice

17th May - Can you shut off the first language in a second language?

17th May - Irish discourses on Germany - from the Economic Crash of 2008 to the Centenary of the Easter Rising in 2016

17th May - Film Screening: Train of Life

16th May - The contemporary "Middlebrow"

13th May - Kingdoms are Clay

13th May - Book Launch: The Last Varlamis by Thanasis Valtinos

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

12th May - Unlocking Potential: The Value UNESCO brings to the UK

11th May - Arabisants' reformulation of religious practices and social values in Mali

10th May - Translation Studies Research Forum: Transcultural Reading

9th May - Action in ethics

9th May - Postcolonial poetics

9th May - Agency Without Rationality

6th-8th May - Theatre Praxis

5th May - Arabic and Persian printing history and culture

5th May - The IGS, 1996–2016: Twenty Years of Studying Germany from the Outside

5th May - Final Year Recitalists

4th May - CAHA Colloquium 2016

3rd May - Final Year Recitalists

28th April - EUFOR Althea: The European Union's role in the dysfunctional peace in Bosnia Herzegovina – bureaucratic politics and minimalist strategic success

28th April - The World Heritage Convention: a UK Perspective

27th April - Final Year Recitalists

27th April - The politics of the American army

25th April - CAKE: Digital and Disability

25th April - Final Year Recitalists

25th April - Preference capture

25th April - Kill John Bull with Art: Modernism, Literary Elites and the Battle for Culture

25th April - Film Screening: Pereira Maintains

22nd April - BELP 2016

22nd April - Ode to Shakespeare

19th April - Gender, violence, and the children born of war in Northern Uganda: new directions in research

31st March - Text-patterning in legal texts

31st March-4th April - Inheriting the City

24th March - Final Year Recitalists 5

24th March - University Wind Band and Saxophone Choir

23rd March - Pete Stollery

23rd March - Writing about the "Other" in Africa: reflections from the 16th century

23rd March - Fear, honour and profit? Revisiting the 'Balance Sheet' of Greek imperialism

22nd March - The neurobiology of aesthetic experiences and the significance of beauty

22nd March - Elvis and the Atomic Battlefield: Military Change in the Cold War Army

21st March - Final Year Recitalists 4

21st March - University Camerata

19th-20th March - Orchestral Weekender

18th March - Race, Prostitution and Cultural Studies: the post-war inner city through Janet Mendelsohn's "social eye".

18th March - Normativity in metaethics and epistemology

18th March - Chamber Choirs and Brass Band

18th March-3rd April - Memories of Now: Responses to the Janet Mendelsohn Archive

17th March - Picnic in the desert

17th March - Shakespeare and the kingdom of error

17th March - Beer: Dark Matter

17th-19th March - The Good Sisters

16th March - Philosophy Work in Progress Seminar

16th March - Claudia Molitor

16th March - "formed on ye Gr. Language": Benjamin Stillingfleet reads Paradise Lost

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

16th March - Politics of religious registration in Africa

16th March - The port-city of Delos and its commercial cityscape

16th March - Akounak tedaiat taha tazoughai

15th March - Points on translation and interpretation of the Qur'an

15th March - On Memory: Recital and Conversation

15th March - The other Alpine Front: The Dolomites 1915-17

14th March - Jonathan Coe

14th March - New media face culture, cinematic affect, and the recent films of Scarlett Johansson

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

11th March - Visualising Sound 2: Workshop Day

11th March - BBC Philharmonic

10th March - Raping Lucrece: grief, remembrance and the politics of affect in Shakespeare

10th March - Gemma Bovery

10th March - Global challenges: the contributions of social science

9th March - IGS Podcast: "Fagin in Berlin Provokes a Riot": Anti-Semitism on Film in Occupied Germany

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 - Religion, Conversion and Identity among the Armenians of Safavid Iran

9th March - African travel writing encounters workshop: three African and diaspora travel writers in conversation

9th March - His native home deep imag'd in his soul': Reimagining Nostos

9th March - Remembering Athens: 17 November 2015-1973-2015

9th March - Angela Hewitt

8th March - Muslims Living in non-Muslim Lands: Anti-Sharia Movements in the West in Light of Traditional Islamic Jurisprudence

8th March - Jack Tar in foreign climes: sailors in the Empire, 1890-1914

8th March - National conversations: whose feathers are ruffled?

7th March - CEMPR Small Ensembles

7th March - Credibility assessment in asylum interviews: a case of epistemic exploitation?

7th March - Malthus and China

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 - Holdsworth Presidential Address: Sir David Lloyd Jones

4th March - Alexander Ullman

4th March - David Rees-Williams Trio

3rd March - Therefore ha' done with words: danced versions of Shakespeare

3rd March - From Mudros to Lausanne: British Policy in the Near East, Greece and Turkey, 1918-1923

3rd March - From Mudros To Lausanne: British Policy In The Near East, Greece And Turkey, 1918-23

3rd March - Rethinking the metropolis: the unexpected can and does happen

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

2nd March - Philosophy Work in Progress Seminar

2nd March - Careers after Art History

2nd March - Rediscovering Cabot: the Bristol voyages of discovery, c.1470-1508

2nd March - A change of heart: genres of social transformation and religious conversion in South Africa

1st March - Deconstructing 'dynasty': lineage and ethnicity in the golden horde and central Europe

1st March - Thinking locally: continuity and change

29th February - Performance Practice Recital

29th February - Shadows, not substantial things: music in the works of James Shirley

29th February - Hidden from History: the 'Making' of Gay History

25th February - Shakespeare Thursday Seminar

25th-26th February - Optimism – Its nature, causes and effects

24th February - Devotional Print Culture in Northern Germany: The Case of St Jerome

24th February - Title to be confirmed

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

24th February - Radicalization and counter-radicalization of Muslims in Northern Nigeria

24th February - The Sacrifice, the Copy and the Critical Gaze: The Actor's Authenticity and the Commodity Value of Emotions

24th February - Royal City of Sais and its Antecedents

24th February - Contested Icons: Poland, Chile, and the Global Politics of Human Rights in the mid-1980s

23rd February - Understanding gender in the apocalyptic and utopian thinking of so called Islamic State

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

23rd February - Film Screening: A Royal Affair

22nd February - Harmonieband

22nd February - What is the basis of social cognition? On behaviour-reading, mindreading, and nativism

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 - Implications and applications of dependency-based phraseology extraction

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

11th February - Launching the Corpus Statistics Group

11th February - Shakespeare, Hegel, and the politics of freedom

11th February - Leaders in Law: Karl Chapman, Riverview Law

11th-13th February - Big Love

10th February - Ellen Fallowfield

10th February - The printing of Andrew Marvell's Miscellaneous Poems (1681)

10th February - Political crisis, legitimacy, and "culture" in Mali

10th February - Middle Kingdom ritual reflected in writing. A case-study from Asyut

10th February - Decisions at the end of life: Halachah (Jewish law) meets reality?

9th February - From Europe to the Gulf: religious rituals among Shia women in London and Kuwait

9th February - Tibetan identity, Buddhism and the Bonpos

9th February - From the Constantinople agreement to San Remo: Middle East partition plans in their wartime context, 1915-1920

8th February - 'Authorship' talks

7th February - Chamber Orchestra and EMVE

4th February - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

4th February - Twelfth Night

4th February - The Human Rights Record Of The Greek "Colonels" (1967-74), The Anti-Torture Campaign, And The Rise Of Global Standards

4th-5th February - False but Useful Beliefs

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

3rd February - 'Saint Hunting with Saint Hannah' and 'Tagging Alongside'

3rd February - 'Marmoreal Sisterhoods' and 'Mounting a poetic defence against 'fleshliness''

3rd February - 'The South-African "Children of the Mist"' and 'Riding like a Godiva'

3rd February - Fantasy Figures: Inspiration and Reality

3rd February - The emergency episteme of the 'tribe' in Afghanistan, 1850-2015

3rd February - "These unbelievers beyond the Nile": The geography of Jihad in Sokoto

3rd February - Dr Matthew Gibson: Rape and Mistaken Consent

2nd February - Muslims living in non-Muslim lands: anti-Sharia movements in the West in light of traditional Islamic jurisprudence

2nd February - The King-Priest Quarrel in the Ādiparvan (Mahābhārata 1) and the Iliad (Bk 1)

2nd February - The military education of the army's junior officers 1902-1914

1st February - Towards a grand unified theory of reference

30th January - The social eye of Janet Mendelsohn

28th January - Shakespeare Thursday Seminar

28th January - Engonopoulos And Pindar: The Poetics And Politics Of Praise

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

27th January - Issues, class, ethnic identities and religious affiliations: which is more Important in African elections?

27th January - Senses and Aesthetics of the Great Barrier Reef

27th January - The Afterlife of Biblical Texts

27th January - Everyman's Automaton? Who was the audience of Hero of Alexandria's treatise "On Making Automata"?

27th January-3rd April - Janet Mendelsohn: Varna Road

26th January - The Houthis: their history, ideology and impact on the future of Yemen

26th January - Afghanistan, South Asia and the Khilafat and Hijrat movements, 1914-1924

21st January - Mastersinger! Shakespeare

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

20th January - 'The Aeriform Effusion' and 'Coleridge's Motion'

20th January - Fascist Fountains

20th January - The Vanquished: Europe and the Aftermath of the Great War

19th January - Lost in Translation? – From Science to Regulation

19th January - Hermeneutics of a justice orientated reading of Shari'a in Shi'i thought

19th January - Book launch

19th January - Kut 1916, the forgotten British disaster in Iraq

14th January - Strangely moving: Shakespeare's effective kneeling'.

13th January - Film Screening: The Caiman

12th January - IGS Project Seminar – (Not) Made in Germany? Imagining Germany from the Outside

8th January - Will the real Ibn Taymiyya please stand up? Hunting for Ibn Taymiyya's theological ethics.


11th December - Amy Harman and Tom Poster

10th December - Human Rights Day 2015

10th December - Simple visualisations of corpus data using R Studio

10th December - Performability, Laments And The Christos Paschon

9th December - Title to be confirmed

9th December - AHRC M3C and WRoCAH DTP Policy Engagement Workshop: Religion Education Government Policy

9th December - Dr Mary L. Shannon and Dr Matthew Sangster

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

9th December - The Exclusion of Indian Doctors from the Colonial Medical Service in Kenya

9th December - Pascal and Ami Rogé

8th December - The Hidden World of Islam in Britain: Tawiz, Sihr and Exorcism

8th December - Leaders in Law: Judge Brian Barker QC

7th December - Connecting people, place and things in Sir Hans Sloane's botanical collection

4th December - New Blues for Piano

4th December - Disentangling the World: The Politics of Autarky after the First World War

3rd December - Shakespeare at Oxford: University Plays and the Playhouse

3rd December - Constantinople, Cairo Or Alexandria? Latin Merchants And Papal Trade Exemptions In The Late Medieval Mediterranean

3rd-5th December - Love and Information

2nd December - Assassination in Churches in Early Modern Europe

2nd December - "Translated from Gikuyu by the Author": Ngugi' wa Thiong'o's Self-Translation of Wizard of the Crow

1st December - The Mosque in the Qur'an

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

1st December - Podcast: 'Writing La Serenissima: Identity, Willpower and Performance in Rilke's Idea of Venice'

1st December - War studies seminar title TBC

1st December - A Changing Career in Banking

30th November - An Almost Carnapian Defence of Metaphysics

30th November - Film Screening: The Lives of Others

27th November - Belief and Emotion

27th November - Alexander Ullman and Michael Petrov

26th November - Analyse your own corpus with AntConc

26th November - Misremembering Shakespeare

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

26th November - Persons, Practices And Things In Circulation Between Byzantium And The British Isles In The Viking Age

25th November - Title to be confirmed

25th November - Tamburlaine's Gold

25th November - The Eye Wandering the Ceiling

25th November - Spirituality and Resistance in the Niger Delta

25th November - Professor Yvonne Jewkes

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

24th November - The Houthis: their history, ideology and impact on the future of Yemen

24th November - Podcast: 25 Years of German Unification

24th November - Shock and Awe at Amiens, 8 August 1918: Disaster Reconsidered

21st November - Birmingham History Day

21st November - Humans of Birmingham

20th November - Morgan Pearse and Jonathan Ware

20th November - Imperatives and their logic

19th November - 'Ever great': Ben Jonson's Works through four centuries

19th November - Podcast: Whose War? Whose Memory? Teaching the First World War in International Perspective

19th November - 'What's In A Name?' Sculptors And Workships In Eleventh-Century Greece

19th November - 'Inservi Deo et Laetare' (Serve God and be cheerful): the colourful history of the choral foundation at Lichfield Cathedral in the Georgian era

18th November - War as Adventure. The Experience of the Condor Legion in the Spanish Civil War'

18th November - The Erotic as Rhetoric of Subversion in Saint Janet's Juju Music

17th November - Hermeneutics of a justice orientated reading of Shari'a in Shi'i thought

17th November - "A Whip to the Flagging Horse": The Royal Air Force, Bomber Command, Aircrew Fatigue and the Use of Benzedrine Sulphate during the Second World War

15th November - University Baroque Orchestra

13th November - Automating Data Extraction from Chinese Texts

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

12th November - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

12th November - Shakespeare's Poetical Justice

12th November - Advanced CLiC - User-defined annotation

12th November - Muslim Oralcy in West Africa: A Neglected Subject

12th November - Lessons From A New History Of Byzantium, 955-1097 AD

12th-14th November - Landscapes, sources and intellectual projects in African history: rethinking historical evidence and its interpretation

11th November - The interpretive process as research

11th November - Professor Jim Davis and Dr Caroline Radcliffe

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

10th November - The Minimalisation of Christianity under Islamic rule.

10th November - Book launch

10th November - Podcast: '"Lay Down Your Arms!" Anti-War Writing in German-Speaking Countries, 1905‒1924'

9th November - Acquaintance with The Self

9th November - Avarice and Fraud: Later medieval merchants and debt

6th November - (Auto)-Mobility in the global Middle East: defining the field

6th November - Nathaniel Vallois and David Quigley

6th November - Public Lecture: Lady Hale - Appointing Judges to the UK Supreme Court

6th-7th November - Appointing Judges in an Age of Diversity: An International Conference on the 10th Anniversary of the Judicial Appointments Commission

5th November - Intersecting Discourses on Migration in the UK, Germany and Russia

5th November - Astley Castle: Three Queens of England, George Eliot and the Stirling Prize for Architecture

4th November - The Horn of Africa in Tel Aviv

4th November - Nick Hardwick, HM Chief Inspector of Prisons

1st November - Music Experience Day

30th October - Takahashi, Stringfellow and Whiffen

29th October - Using CLiC to study literature

29th October - Shakespeare's tailors

29th October - On The Spot: The Appanage In Palaiologan Politics

29th-31st October - Light Shining in Buckinghamshire

28th October - What can democracy mean for music?

28th October - Micro-Architecture

28th October - Binchois Consort: the Battle of Agincourt

27th October - Abrogation in the Qur'an: History and Myths

27th October - Podcast: 'Nietzsche's Cultural Revolutions'

26th October - Drawing on the Victorians

23rd October - Apollo Saxophone Quartet

22nd October - Henry V after the War on Terror

22nd October - Nicholas Mesarites: A Man For All Seasons

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

21st October - The Syrian Entanglement

21st October - The Global Transformation of Time 1870 – 1950

20th October - Islam in Europe: Retrenchment and Renewal

20th October - 'The Urban Splash Story' - Tom Bloxham MBE, Urban Splash

19th October - A call for bioethics' creative reengagement with SRISPR/Cas9 genome editing debate

19th October - The Laurence Cadbury Collection at Selly Manor

19th October - Professor Ian O'Donnell

17th October - Black Country History Day

16th October - Dautricourt Trio

15th October - Captive Children in Shakespeare and in Real Life

15th October - A talk with Basque writer Kirmen Uribe

15th October - Women Of The Komnenian House Under Manuel I, As Seen In The Poems Of Mangeneios Prodromos

15th October - Leaders in Law: Dame Linda Dobbs

14th October - Godly Sorrow and the Protestant Imitatio Christi

14th October - Firearms in Nineteenth-Century Central Africa: A Revisionist History

13th October - Facts & Fictions

13th October - The Making of Edward Mead Earle's "Makers of Modern Strategy"

9th October - ensembleF2: Discovering Danzi

9th October - Rita Dove, former U.S. Poet Laureate at the Birmingham Literature Festival

8th October - Lord Harris of Haringey

7th October - Negotiations with the Epic: poetry and the origins of Evolutionary Theory

2nd October - Clara Mouriz and Joseph Middleton

30th September - Podcast: Echoes and Aftermath: Legacies and Memories of the Past from the Twentieth Century Onwards

9th September - 8th Philosophy of Religion One-Day Workshop

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

8th September - Special Event: Germany's Confrontation with the Holocaust in a Global Context

3rd September - Postgraduate discussion group with Professor Martha Fineman, Emory University

2nd September - Sinclair Lecture and Seminar 2015

26th July-23rd August - Byzantine Greek Summer School 2015

21st July - Giving Women Their Place in Holocaust History

20th July - German Concentration Camps Factual Survey

14th July - Ways to Remember: The First World War through the lens of Florence Camm's war memorial windows

13th-16th July - Conference: Trans-Atlantic Dialogues on Cultural Heritage

9th July - Picturing Balsall Heath

9th-12th July - Ghost Streets Of Balsall Heath

8th July - Virtual postgraduate open day

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

2nd-3rd July - Rethinking modern British studies conference

30th June - Delusions lunchtime seminar

30th June - From multilingualism to superdiversity in corpus linguistics: implications for research

29th June - Making resources speak: themes and methods of the new materialism

29th-30th June - Corporate Lawyers and Corporate Clients: Power, Practice and Privilege

25th June - Good and Evil in Biblical and Post-Biblical Traditions

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

18th June - 'From Nigeria and the Bahamas but...currently living in Belgium: The superdiversification of Global English'

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

18th-19th June - Directing Projects

15th June-3rd July - The James Shirley Marathon

12th June - From World History to World Literature: China, the South, and the Global 1960s

11th June - A Micro-Historical Approach to Global China: The Daily Life of Europeans in Beijing in the Long 18th Century

9th June - Law's Impact in the Real World

8th June - Sir Terry Pratchett tribute seminar

7th-19th June - Summer Festival of Music

4th-5th June - Playwrights' Workshop

3rd June - Newman Brothers Coffin Works, Birmingham. An introduction to a newly opened heritage event

3rd-4th June - Professionals, practitioners and beauty norms

30th May - CBOMGS 16th Annual Postgraduate Colloquium

29th May - Wings of Modernity

29th May - Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe

29th May - Florentine Arts Ensemble

28th May - The Origins and Transmission of Culture (OToC): An interdisciplinary approach

28th May - Encallados (Stranded)

28th May - Podcast: Is Germany to blame? Perceptions of Germany during the Eurocrisis

28th-29th May - Practical Projects in Drama

27th May - Romeo and Juliet

27th-28th May - Birmingham workshop on probability and time travel

26th May - Capital punishment

23rd May - Greece in Crisis: Culture and the Politics of Austerity

23rd May - Dementia and vulnerability

22nd May - Clipper Erickson

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

21st May - How is interpretation a form of judgment?: analysis

21st-22nd May - Global Gender Justice: New Directions

21st-23rd May - Cadbury Conference 2015: Money Judgments

21st-31st May - Hay Festival 2015

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

18th-19th May - 'SHAPE': Enquiring into the Forces Shaping Subsidy and State Aid Laws

15th May - Marcus Farnsworth and Joseph Middleton

14th May - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

14th May - Glocalizing Medicine in the Canton/Hong Kong Region in Late Qing China (1840-1911)

14th May - Making Heritage Fun

13th May - UK-India Exchange on World Heritage

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

13th May - The making of an African consumer price index: figures

12th May - Podcast: 50 Years of German-Israeli Relations: Reflections on History, Memory and International Politics

12th May - Fortunes of war: the West Midlands at the time of Waterloo

8th May - Theatre Praxis

8th May - Oliver She

7th May - Aupa Etxebeste (Hurray Etxebeste)

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

6th May - Chinatowns and the Rise of China [video available]

6th May - Making money circulate - velocity and judgment: fieldwork

6th May - La Venexiana

5th May - Visual anthropology in Sardinia

1st May - Daniel Tones and Owen Underhill

30th April-2nd May - BEAST Feast 2015

29th April - People's judgments of price fluctuation in soft currency economies: records

29th April - What the editor learns (and why it might matter)

29th April - The Birmingham Book Club, 1745 - 1900: an influential but little-known society at the heart of Birmingham life

28th April - Mons revisited

28th-30th April - BEAST:FEaST 2016

27th April-2nd June - Monday Lunchtime Series

20th-23rd April - Workshop on interdisciplinary approaches to the present economy

14th April - To the Bull Ring! Policing and the early Chartist protests in Birmingham

14th April - To the Bull Ring! Policing and the early Chartist Protests in Birmingham

9th-10th April - Ethics and/or Politics: Approaching the Issues Concerning Nonhuman Animals

30th March - Workshop: Re-imagining Clinical Legal Education

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

26th March - Early modern corruption and its representations

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

26th March - CBOMGS seminar: The Photian schism (858-880): towards a cultural history

25th March - Economic History as if People Mattered: A Workshop for Dr Francesca Carnevali

25th March - Whither German Memory? Towards an Integrated Model of Remembering

25th March - Modern and Contemporary History roundtable

25th March - Becoming local citizens: migrants, the politics of difference and agrarian clientelism in the Gambia

25th March - Writing in the Mansion of Gold: Inscriptions from the Egyptian alabaster quarries at Hatnub

25th March - Barber Evening Series: Nash Ensemble

24th March - Classicality and experimental writing in Giuseppe Pontiggia

24th March - British tactics from WW1 to WW2 and beyond

24th March - Big Band and Jazz Collective

23rd March - Commerce, civilization and Christianity: Sierra Leone company policy, c. 1791-1807

23rd March - University Camerata

22nd March - Philharmonic Orchestra

21st March - Public Lecture: The Kalam Cosmological Argument for the Existence of God

21st March - The Age of Choirs

20th March - Barber Lunchtime Series: Tesla Quartet

20th March - Just Pretend

20th March - Brass in Concert

19th March - Shakespeare's Insides: A Study of the Complete Soliloquies and Asides

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

19th-20th March - Making Ontological Commitments

19th-21st March - The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant

18th March - Art History Speed Workshop

18th March - Centre for Corpus Research special seminar

18th March - The transatlantic context of the Salem witch trials

18th March - Mrs Thatcher's peacock blue sari: ethnic minorities, electoral politics, and the Conservative Party, c.1951-1986

18th March - Zambia's commemoration of Livingstone in 1973: Kaunda, humanism and the politics of the uni-party state

18th March - Anti-Platonic Realism

18th March - Beckett goes nude: Breath, Oh! Calcutta! and the sexual revolution

17th March - The Challenge of Platonism

17th March - Lawrence of Arabia: the man, the myth and the movie

16th March - The Descendants: Changing Identity to Rectify Injustice

16th March - Divine Aseity

16th March - AWAKE

15th March - Saxophone Ensemble

14th March - University Chorus

14th-15th March - The Beauty of Letters text, type and communication in the eighteenth century

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

13th March - Presentation, Filmmaker Q&A and screening of En Attendant Godard, written and directed by William Brown

13th March - Symphony Orchestra

12th March - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

12th March - Shakespeare and Equality

12th March - CBOMGS seminar: The Saga of ancient statues in medieval Constantinople

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

12th March - Creative Minds at Birmingham: Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy

11th March - The rise of populism in Europe

11th March - Taming the imperial imagination: sentiment, 'science', and colonial knowledge on the northwest frontier of India, 1857-­1878

11th March - Title to be confirmed

11th March - role of discourse in Zimbabwe's current succession politics

11th March - Identities in the Roman Empire: Discrepancy and Heterogeneity in Provincial Societies

10th March - "Privileged greatly to serve his nation in days of mortal danger": Sir Eric Geddes and logistics on the Western Front

10th March - Malcolm X and Marshall Street, Smethwick: 50 years on

10th March - Malcolm X and Marshall Street, Smethwick: 50 Years on

9th March - Museums and academe: from Maiden Castle to Thomas Hardy via Liverpool

7th March - The Midlands and the Great War

6th March - Holdsworth Presidential Address: Lord Hughes

6th March - Barber Lunchtime Series: Piano4Hands

5th March - Quoting the Queen: style, authority and reported speech in sixteenth century correspondence

5th March - Greek Tragedy on the Small Screen: 'Agamemnon' and 'Of Mycenae and Men'

4th March - Shakespeare on the brink of freedom

4th March - Spotted throughout with red: Canadian state surveillance and the Women's Liberation Movement, 1969-1988

4th March - Podcast: DEFA's Last Gasp: Melancholy and the End of East German Filmmaking

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

3rd March - Title to be announced

3rd March - The Evolution of a Fighting Force: Developments in British Infantry Uniforms, Weapons and Equipment 1914-15

2nd March - Unstable Betting Behaviour and Imprecise Probabilities

2nd-5th March - Ninth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament

1st March - Voyages of Discovery

27th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: Alexander Ullman

27th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: New Music Ensemble

26th February - Handling Ophelia in recent stage productions of Hamlet

26th February - CBOMGS seminar: From Theophanes to Psellos: transformations of Byzantine historiography

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

26th February - Greek Tragedy on the Small Screen: 'King Oedipus' and 'Oedipus the King'

25th February - Music Research Colloquium: Agnieszka Pluta

25th February - Modern contemporary history seminar

25th February - Black power in Caribbean context

25th February - Herodotus' travels in Britain (and beyond)

25th February - Arts and crafts children's books: Birmingham women illustrators

25th February - Julius Wellhausen and the history of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

24th February - Podcast: The Greenest Nation on Trial: German Environmentalism in Perspective

24th February - I could not persuade myself it had been great fun: III Corps and the Advance to the Hindenburg Line, Spring 1917

23rd February - IEL Annual Lecture 2015: The EU Law Making Process - Engineering a Better Solution

23rd February - A cabinet of curiosities: Birmingham as the toy-shop of Europe

23rd February - Inaugural Lecture: Professor Simon Esmonde-Cleary

20th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: Gansch and Middleton

20th February - CBSO Friday Night Classics: Opera Gala

19th February - Open day for MA Film and Television: Research and Production

19th February - Leaders in Law: Andrew Caplen, President of the Law Society

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

17th February - Documentary Screening: 12th & Delaware

16th February - The John Hick archives project

15th February - Chamber Ensembles and Gamelan Ensemble

13th February - Barber Lunchtime Series: Whelan and Smith

12th February - Nicholas Okes & Co.: co-operative publication and Q1 King Lear

12th February - Local concepts of Heritage and Tourism among the Mursi people in South-Ethiopia by Tamás Régi

12th-14th February - Make The Dead Man Stand

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

11th February - Defining loyalty, redefining reformation: understanding conflict from Scottish pulpits, 1638-1660

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

11th February - Modern and contemporary history seminar

11th February - Alioune Diop and the 1966 Festival mondial des arts nègres: cultural ideology under pressure

11th February - The Victorian dream

11th February - Unsettling appropriations: Writing at the intersection of indigenous decolonization and the Canadian Avant-Garde

10th February - Logistics revisited: reassessing the effects of the Allied anti-shipping campaign in the Mediterranean, 1940-44

10th February - Black Poppies - Britain's Black Community and the Great War

8th February - University Chamber Orchestra

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

5th February - Shakespeare's voice

5th February - Film screening: Nowhere to call home, a Tibetian in Bejing

5th February - CBOMGS seminar: Refashioning a maritime past in the Eastern Mediterranean

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

5th February - Creative Minds at Birmingham: Award-winning poet and novelist Helen Dunmore

4th February - The language of leadership

4th February - CLEMT Symposium

4th February - Re-enchanting modernity: The cultural networks of the Theosophical Society in Edwardian Britain

4th February - Nyerere in Scotland: the roots of Ujamaa?

4th February - From "Coventration" to Reconciliation: Coventry and Dresden after 1940/45

4th February - Archaic Greek society, politics and slavery: assumptions and evidence

3rd February - Combat wound care: 1915 versus 2015

2nd February - Quantified Epistemic Modality

29th January - Private iteration and public life: William Dering's 1623 adaptation of Shakespeare's Henry IV

29th January - Dionysus Masterchef. Wine, Tourism and Archaeology in Post-Modern Society by Marxiano Melotti

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

29th January - CBOMGS seminar: Friends, colleagues and grand vezirs: the Ottoman art of letter-writing

29th January - Birmingham and Midlands Classical Association New Year Lecture

29th January - Conservation and research of the Staffordshire Hoard

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

28th January - A Byrde of dyvers colors: a newly discovered Elizabethan romance in the Conway Papers

28th January - D-Day in Asia: Japan's Operation Ichigo in China of 1944

28th January - Christian divine healing, zionism, and British imperial networks in Johannesburgh, Transvaal, 1896-1914

28th January - Lycurgus in Leaflets and Lectures: The Weiße Rose and Classics at Munich University 1941-45

27th January - "Evil, wild and scurrilous sows"? Soldiers in 16th and 17th century German culture, a reassessment

23rd-24th January - BEASTdome: Pantry Sessions

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

22nd January - Beckett's Shakespearean Echoes

22nd January - CBOMGS seminar: Byron's Greece 1809-1824

21st January - Music Research Colloquium: Rodney Sharman

21st January - Music Research Colloquium: Richard Rijnvos

21st January - Viola Klein and the problem of married women's employment in post-war Britain

21st January - The Palatine Wedding of 1613 and its Impact on Confessional Politics

21st January - Barber Evening Series: VOCES8

20th January - East or West? The false dilemma in German strategy, 1914-15

19th January - Choosing To Change Your Values: Transformative Experience and Decision Making

16th January - Barber Lunchtime Series: Baker and Limonov

15th January - Postgraduate reading group with Anna Grear (Cardiff Law School)

15th January - Genocide and gorillas: tourists in fiction about Rwanda

15th January - CBOMGS seminar: The Christianization of Crete and the Peloponnese in the Late Antique period

14th January - Language vs. Layout? Form and format in pre-periodical printed news translation

14th January - Classical Sparta: An Exceptional Domination of State over Society?

13th January - Breaking "the remarkable deadlock": British strategic options in 1915

13th January - Beyond Boulton: the archaeology of Birmingham's industries


11th December - Modelling the Middle Ages in grand strategy computer games

11th December - CBOMGS seminar: Crisis and famine in island Greece: sovereign debt, political violence and topologies of memory in Chios

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

10th December - MiniBEAST series

10th December - Slavery and Freedom in colonial Sierra Leone, 1898-1956

10th December - (Podcast) Disobeying Hitler: German Resistance in the last year of WWII

10th December - The late Roman Gentry: whence and whither?

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

9th December - Ambulance Trains in the Great War: French Suggestions; British Solutions

9th December - Ecology and politics in pre-modern eastern Eurasia

8th December - The urban teenager: work, play and a final resting place

4th December - Shakespeare and Opera

4th December - Queer Inheritance, Kinship, Law

4th December - CBOMGS seminar: Mother vs maiden: Helena, Pulcheria and the formulation of imperial dynasty in late antiquity

4th-6th December - Advice to Iraqi Women and Far Away

3rd December - MiniBEAST series

3rd December - War Artists Lecture Series

3rd December - 'A countrey life assists this study best': Robert Matthews and a new source for Katherine Philips

3rd December - The agency of the spectator in the individualized society

3rd December - "Raising the level of public taste": utopian beliefs and vanguard design at the GPO, 1933-1938

3rd December - Love in a box: Reflections on youth, texts and personhood in mid-20th century Egypt; and on the poetics of archive-making in the early 21st

3rd December - Niger's natural resources: blessing or curse?

2nd December - Heteroglossia as practice and pedagogy

2nd December - The Evolution of a Fighting Force: Developments in British Infantry Uniforms, Weapons and Equipment 1914-15

1st December - The Best Available Parent

1st December - (Podcast) The Dark Side of EU-rope: Imperium Europaeum?

29th November - Midlands3Cities DTP studentships 2015 - Application writing workshop

27th November - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

27th November - What Does it Take to be a Great Shakespeare Actor?

27th November - History and Cultures double seminar

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

27th November - CBOMGS seminar: Byzantine adolescence: real or imaginary?

26th November - MiniBEAST series

26th November - War Artists Lecture Series

26th November - A case of goats mingling with sheep? The identification and employment of civilian experts in the British Army of the First World War

26th November - A basket of food: Greece in the 1940s

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

26th November - The Fage Lecture 2014

26th November - Global Justice and the Global South

26th November - Narratives of occupation in The Eagle

25th November - Global Justice and the Global South

25th November - War, Christianity and National Identity in the British Armed Services, 1939-45

25th November-3rd December - The Edward Cadbury Lectures 2014

24th November - Voices from beyond the grave: how coroners' rolls can inform our understanding of Warwickshire life in the late Middle Ages

24th November - Selfish Women and Other Inconvenient Deviants

22nd November - The tickle stick: the importance of happiness and how to get it

21st November - Ebola: Towards an International Health Systems Fund

21st-22nd November - Conference: A Critical Exploration of Global Health Law

20th November - Shakespeare and the Talkies

20th November - Rediscovering the City of Łódź through Heritage: A Lecture by Waldemar Cudny

20th November - CBOMGS seminar: Abul Abbas and all that: the caliphate and the West in the Age of Bede and Charlemagne

19th November - MiniBEAST series

19th November - War Artists Lecture Series

19th November - Confessional Coexistence under Military Occupation in Seventeenth Century Germany

19th November - Forging a feminist internationalisation: the British Women's International League between the wars

19th November - Getting rich in rural Hausaland

18th November - Young prisoners - A research discussion event

18th November - Russia and Germany after the Cold War: A New Relationship?

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

18th November - The RAF in Ireland 1918-22

18th November - Documentary Screening: The Edge of Joy

17th November - Epistemic Expansions

17th November - Being Human in King Lear

13th November - In shape and mind transformed'? Televised teaching and learning Shakespeare

13th November - Second World War internment in America and Britain: experience and memory

13th November - Cubomania: collage, destruction and desire

13th November - CBOMGS seminar: Making it last: the construction and repair of a seventh-century ship from Constantinople's Theodosian harbour

13th November - Ironbridge Annual Lecture 2014 [video stream available]

12th November - MiniBEAST series

12th November - The Mixed Inheritance of Empire: Don Chesworth, Multiculturalism and the British Left

12th November - Monsters and prodigies in early modern Europe

12th November - Not your average superheroes

12th November - Structure, function, and text of Iregun music in Yagbaland, Kogi State, Nigeria.

12th November - Classicising modernity: performances of Greek tragedy and the cultural poetics of Fascism

12th November - (Mis)representing and reconstructing the role of the "four women" in the Auschwitz Sonderkommando uprising

11th November - The Last Battle: Crossing the Sambre, November 1918

10th November - 'Bewitched, bothered, and bewildered' (Ella Fitzgerald): researching the poor law

8th November - History and Climate Change

7th-8th November - Quadrivium X

6th November - Leaders in Law: Rachel Sandby-Thomas, Director General for Enterprise and Skills

5th November - MiniBEAST series

5th November - The Midlands and the Great War

4th November - The underlying principle in nuisance claims

4th November - Debunking myths about language and social media

4th November - Bringing history to life

30th October - Stories and statistics: defining British anti-immigrationism 1955-1981

30th October - Dabru Emet: A Jewish Statement on Christians and Christianity - Creation, Reception and Impact

30th October-1st November - Don Juan Comes Back From The War

29th October - MiniBEAST series

29th October - Workshop: The End of Stasiland?

29th October - Joint seminar: Dr Adam Ledger and Dr Paul Geary

29th October - Chinese 'Illegalities' in Colonial Southeast Asia: Lessons from the Fin-de-Siècle Maritime World

29th October - Dokta Waziri Omari Nyange: fifty years of intervention in Tanzanian nation building

29th October - CREMS Annual Lecture

28th October - Afghanistan during the First World War

23rd October - Global Shakespeares as Methodology

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

22nd October - MiniBEAST series

22nd October - The Global War: British Strategy 1914-16

22nd October - Oil and rural infrastructure development

22nd October - Aristotle and the dialektos of the public speaker in Athens

21st October - GI Religion and Post-War Revival in the United States, 1940-55

20th October - How Not To Talk About Anger

20th October - The Auschwitz Sonderkommando Uprising: Piecing Together an Account

18th October - Black Country History Day

16th October - Picturing the Ten Commandments in the Post-Reformation English Parish Church

16th October - Atheism and race in the nineteenth-century Atlantic world

15th October - Rehabilitation revolution? Young prisoners experiences of re-integration and resettlement

15th October - MiniBEAST series

15th October - Global houses, global homes: mobility and migration in the long eighteenth century

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

15th October - Be graceful, patient, ever prayerful': negotiating femininity, respect and the religious

14th October - Adapting to the Mobile Battlefield: Communications in the BEF during the Hundred Days, 1918

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

11th October - The YMCA goes to War: a day school

9th October - 7th Philosophy of Religion One-Day Workshop

9th October - Humorous Comedy and the Melancholy Jakes

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

9th October - CBOMGS seminar: Traveller's Tales

8th October - MiniBEAST series

8th October - Roundtable on Contemporary Global Environmental History

8th October - The 'Incorruptible Kodak': Photography, lantern slide lectures and cultures of colonial mission and humanitarianism in the Congo Reform Association 1904-1911

8th October - Contemporary dance, self and social mobility in urban Senegal.

8th October - Classical Sparta: an exceptional dominance of state over society?

7th October - Archaeology and the natural environment

7th October - Developing Infantry Battalion Leadership in the BEF, 1916-18

7th October - Leaders in Law: Adam Sampson, Chief Legal Ombudsman

7th October - The Hip Hop Fellow

7th October - Ways to Remember: The First World War through the lens of Florence Camm's war memorial windows

7th October - Scotland and the British Army, 1707-1750

6th October - Empire, violence and the making of early colonial South Asia, c.1753-1817

3rd October - The University, the Study of Religion and the Public Square

2nd October - Shakespearean comedy and the boundaries of Europe

2nd October - Ironbridge Institute Lecture by Inger Birkeland

1st October - The art of life and death in Uganda

1st-6th October - What is 'evil' in Paradise Lost?

24th September - Eyes on Central Asia

22nd September - Sixth Annual Rabbi Tann Memorial Lecture

20th September - History of Art taster day 2014

20th September - Greece: From Junta to Crisis

17th September - Workshop: Re-imagining the Teaching of Criminal Law

17th September - 'Goblin's market: commemoration, anti-semitism and the invention of "global Shakespeare" in 1916

6th August - K'antu Ensemble perform Shakespeare's Music

6th-7th August - In the unjust meantime

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

4th July - Emergencies and affected peoples: philosophy, policy and practice

28th June - Cultural production in the early modern household

26th-27th June - Reforming the EU: The Future of European Law & Policy

25th June - Leaving Europe? The Legal, Political and Economic Implications of a UK Exit from the EU

25th June - IEL Annual Lecture 2014: What have the Europeans done for us?

24th June - Dogs, Owners & Responsibility: Law in the Doghouse?

24th June - Heritage and Philanthropy: Turning Public Passion into Pounds

24th-25th June - Conference: Birmingham Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies 50 Years On

24th-25th June - The Birmingham Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies 50 years on

23rd-24th June - Objects of Modernity: A Conference

21st June - History and Climate change: What have we learnt?

21st June - Art production in the Jewellery Quarter: past and present

20th June - Literature and Conflict: English Graduate Conference 2014

19th June - Creative Minds at Birmingham: Simon Stephens

18th June - The contemporary restoration of Hagley Park

16th June - Tadeusz Kantor's "Poor Object" as icon of truth

16th-17th June - New Directions in Public Reason

13th June - Transcending Boundaries in the Law: Postgraduate Research Conference

13th June - Philosophy of Religion one-day workshop

12th June - 2014 Graduate Research Colloquium in Modern Greek Studies

12th June - Fulbright Lecture: UK's New Home for Innovation: Its Industrial Past: Ironbridge, Birmingham's JQ, and Sheffield's Little Mesters Yards

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

10th June - Centre for Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies research seminars

10th-29th June - Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies archival exhibition

9th June - Are some Qumran caves more special than others?

6th June - Playwrights' Workshop

5th June - Care and Relationality Research Workshop

5th-7th June - British Graduate Shakespeare Conference 2014

4th June - Scholars of Islam workshop

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

2nd June - Coalbrookdale: an eighteenth-century landscape of philanthropy

2nd June-30th July - Back In the CCCS exhibition

31st May - Digital publishing: pixels vs. paper. The Kills

30th May - The ethics of humanitarian intervention

29th May - Dialogues with the Dead: Egyptology in British culture and religion

29th-30th May - Independent Practical Projects

27th May - Wise choices

25th May - 'Who wants to live forever?' Mortals, immortals and the undead

24th May - CBOMGS 15th Annual Postgraduate Colloquium

24th May - Perfect me! at the Hay Festival

24th May - Romeo and Juliet for the young viewer - interpretation and adaptation

23rd May - Sleepwalking to war? Britain in 1914 and 1939

22nd May - Exam stress-busting "Crafternoon"

22nd May-1st June - Hay Festival

20th May - Centre for Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies research seminars

19th May - Beyond PhD: Post-doctoral Fellowships and career development in the Arts and Humanities

19th May - The comparative badness for animals of death and suffering

16th May - Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Metaethics

15th May - Creative Minds at Birmingham: Alice Oswald

15th May - La Plaga (The Plague)

15th May - Harry Northwood: from Stourbridge to the USA

15th-17th May - Cadbury Conference 2014: Class in Africa: A Reassessment

13th May - O Apóstolo (The Apostle)

12th May - Ruinscape and slumscape: picturing history and violence in global East Asia

12th May - Aesthetic adjectives

10th May-29th June - CCCS 50 years on exhibition

8th May - Sinclair Lecture 2014 and CfBT Education Trust Open Lecture

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

8th-9th May - Theatre Praxis

8th-9th May - Costs and Benefits of Imperfect Cognitions Workshop

7th May - Comparative legal and ethical issues surrounding assisted reproductive techniques in animals

7th May - Compensating the Victims of the Birmingham

7th-8th May - Curating Art History

6th May - What abilities are not

3rd May - BEASTiary

2nd May - BEASTiary

29th April - Centre for Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies research seminars

29th April - John Terraine Memorial Lecture

26th April - Midlands Viking Symposium

16th April - Short stories in translation

15th April - Elizabeth I and the "Monstrous Regiment" of Women in Tudor and Stuart England

10th April - An important papier maché box presented by the manufacturer Henry Clay to the Birmingham Overseers of the Poor in 1784

10th-13th April - BAAS conference 2014

31st March - Urban Theology Forum guest lecture

27th March - "The end of Shakespeare's verse" from an/other end: 'Trans-creating' Shakespeare in Spanish today.

27th March - Why things look different in the shade

27th March - Schoenberg, Gesamtkunstwerk and fantasies

27th March - CBOMGS seminar: Why was there no Renaissance in Byzantine art?

26th March - The Limits of Solidarity: Europeanism, Anti-Colonialism and Socialism at the Congress of the Peoples of Europe, Asia and Africa in Puteaux, 1948

26th March - How archaeology contributes to African history and interdisciplinary research: evidence from Benin

26th March - The Yenikapı 14 Shipwreck and Constantinople's Maritime Traffic in the Ninth and Tenth Centuries

24th March - Advaita Vedanta and British Idealism

24th March - Coming to America: Rubery Owen, a Black Country Business and the Drive for Efficiency

21st March - Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Capacities

21st March - Holdsworth Presidential Address: Lady Justice Hallett

21st March - Back to back and Up the Yard: Life and Death in Back-Street Birmingham, 1880 – 1960

21st March - The Handsworth Scroll: Radical Politics on the High Street

21st March - 366 Days of Kindness – A Talk

20th March - Images of Research

20th March - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

20th March - When Life means Death...

20th March - Shakespeare and the Countess: The Formidable Elizabeth Russell and the Blackfriars Theatre

20th March - Shakespeare and the Countess: The Formidable Elizabeth Russell and the Blackfriars Theatre

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

20th March - Creative Minds at Birmingham: Michael Longley [full video stream available]

20th March - CBOMGS seminar: Material culture and history: Byzantine and Ottoman Torone

20th March - The Stuart Hall Project

20th March - What do we know about the Vikings now?

20th March - 'Life and Death' and the Social Action Film

20th-22nd March - Mary Shelley

19th March - Representing Animals in Scientific Journals: A Corpus Linguistic Approach

19th March - Law In Practice: His Honour Judge Martin Cardinal

19th March - In our digital age, what value do books have?

19th March - Title to be confirmed

19th March - Living Classics in the Modern Community

19th March - Ban Polaris and Scrap the Force de Frappe: nationalism and internationalism in the first wave to ban-the-bomb in Britain

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

19th March - Sailing to Naukratis: Sappho on her Brothers

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

19th March - Dying for Sex: Cultural and Forensic Narratives of Auto-Erotic Death

19th March - Re-visualising the Inglorious Dead: The Abandoned Enemy from the Great Holiday of World War One

19th March - The Birmingham Gun Trade - An Introduction

19th March - Mad(e) in Hades

18th March - Life and Death in Chekhov (event cancelled)

18th March - Shakespeare's Global Communities: Shakespeare, Cultural Value and the Olympic World Shakespeare Festival

18th March - A World of World Heritage: Seduction, Dis-enchantment and New Intimacies [full video stream available]

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

18th March - Ken Loach's 'Save the Children Fund Film'

18th March - Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series: Roads to War

18th March - MA Film and Television Documentary Screenings

17th March - Predictive Coding

17th-21st March - What is it to be human? (event cancelled)

13th March - Laokoon, Dante, Shakespeare: a German view around 1800

13th March - Laokoon, Dante, Shakespeare: a German view around 1800

13th March - Heaven and Hell

13th March - CBOMGS seminar: Byzantine Greece: microcosm of empire? Retrospect and prospect

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

12th March - Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Belief

12th March - The language of leadership

12th March - Photographs of atrocity: lantern slides and humanitarian campaigns in the Belgian Congo in the early 20th century

12th March - War in Northern Uganda: background and effects

12th March - Cicero the historian

11th March - Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series: Roads to War

11th March - Disgracing the Raj: white and mixed race prostitution in Colonial India

10th March - I could have guessed it was full of water, can I have my money back": Town and Castle ditches from the Midlands – why it is worth doing the environmental archaeology

6th March - Walking in a Windsor Wonderland: a few ramshackle reflections on directing Shakespeare's greatest comedy

6th March - Queer cinemas between France and Spain

6th March - CBOMGS seminar: A Byzantine library: the Athonite Lavra in the thirteenth century

5th March - Employability event: Higher Education administration

5th March - 'Begun at Westminster and ended at Wirksworth' : hearing sermons in town and country in the 1640s

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

5th March - Economy and Colonial History: German Togo and the Cotton Project

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

4th March - Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series: Roads to War

3rd March - TBA

3rd March - A Painful Legacy: Martin Luther and the Jews

28th February - Philosophy of Religion one day workshop

27th February - Court on canvas: tennis in art

27th February - Leaders in Law: Jacqueline Minor

26th February - Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Truth and Vagueness

26th February - The language of leadership

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

26th February - Matter matters: outlines of a historiographic provocation

26th February - From Tuareg nationalism to Jihad: changing patterns of miltancy in Mali

26th February - CAHA research seminar (title to be confirmed)

26th February - Creative Minds at Birmingham: Kathleen Jamie

25th February - Translating Frantz Fanon

24th February - Structure and Quasi-Structure of Objects

24th February - Manuscript Books for Medieval Midlands Readers

24th February - Jewish Survival in early-modern Catholic Europe: Inquisition, Ghettoisation and Community

20th February - Joseph Wright of Derby: the Philosopher's Painter

19th February - Commemoration & conflict workshop - 'challenges for HE practitioners in history, area studies & philosophical and religious studies

19th February - Taster day for MA Film and Television: Research and Production

19th February - Introduction to postgraduate programmes with the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage

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

19th February - Introduction to postgraduate programmes in the Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

19th February - Introduction to postgraduate study in the School of English, Drama and American and Canadian Studies

19th February - Introduction to postgraduate programmes in the Department of History

14th February - Rethinking Foucault for 21st-Century Sexuality Studies

14th February - BEAST@IKON

13th February - Peculiar houses: the newness of early modern playhouses

13th-15th February - Trust Not Your Daughters' Minds

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

12th February - Birmingham Centre for Modern and Contemporary History Annual Lecture

12th February - Antiquity in Silent Cinema

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

11th February - Reincarnation

11th February - Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series: Roads to War

11th February - The British State: Past, Present, and Future

10th February - Naming, Saying and Structure

10th February - Transport and fuel in the West Midlands in the late 17th century: Andrew Yarranton and the Stour Navigation

6th February - Henry V after the War on Terror: Event Television, the Soldierly Body as Spectacle and the Uncertain Politics of Memorialisation

6th February - CBOMGS seminar: Delphic festivals, mythologies and genealogies

5th February - The global struggle for rubber in WWII

5th February - Black Gold in Ghana: socio-economic implications for women in the oil communities

4th February - Said Nursi's notion of sacred science: Its function and application in Hizmet High School education

4th February - Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series: Roads to War

3rd February - The Winter We Danced: The Idle No More Movement and the Future of Canada

3rd February - Could a Jew Be a Gentleman in Victorian England?

30th January - The Sensory Body in Shakespeare's Theatres

30th January - Greek Mythology 3500 BC to AD 2014 [video stream available]

29th January - Rochester at Rhyme

29th January - China Trans Formed: How Sex Changed from Colonial to Sinophone Modernity

29th January - Writing the History of the Jews of Poland and Russia

29th January - A murder and its aftermath: land, race and violence after Apartheid

29th January - The idea of the classical in classical antiquity

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

28th January - Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series: Roads to War

27th January - BEASTdome

27th January - Climate Change, Warfare and Ecocide in the Early Fourteenth-century British Isles

27th January - Freetown! Shakespeare and Social Flourishing

23rd January - Shakespeare's Persia

23rd January - CBOMGS seminar: The Trier Ivory, the Icon of Christ on the Chalke Gate, empress Irene's triumph over Iconoclasm and the church of St Euphemia at the Hippodrome

22nd January - Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Non-Standard Logic

22nd January - Simon Harper: Freelance PR in Arts

22nd January - South Africa, 1960-1: from 'Wind of Change' to armed struggle

21st January - How can we research Islam properly in the current climate?

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

21st January - Inter-theatre Learning in the British army of the First World War

21st January - Leaders in Law Lecture: Lord Justice Rix

20th January - Human dignity: a useful concept?

16th January - Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

16th January - '"Grief best is pleased with grief's society": Shakespeare and Early Modern Sympathy'

15th January - "How happy's the state where no discords are breeding": Harmony and the Politopop of later seventeenth-century England

15th January - Water, Sovereignty and Global Science: The Grand Canal Project in China, 1910s-1930s

15th January - Heroic Imperialists in Africa: the promotion of British and French colonial heroes, 1870-1939

15th January - Hitler's female helpers

15th January - A world of choice: taking archaic Greek diversity seriously

14th January - Fishing, ploughing and pesky pirates: people, power and personalities in a coastal manor ca.1270-1350

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


13th December - Barber Lunchtime Concerts: Trio Isimsiz

13th December - #DearShakespeare

12th December - Medieval Representations and Clerical Masculinities: Between Cultural and Gender History

12th December - CBOMGS seminar: Literature and culture in late Byzantine Thessalonica

12th December - Unthinking Shah Rukh Khan and Global Bollywood

11th December - Modern and Contemporary History seminar Title TBA

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

11th December - Hiding in plain site: drone culture or sensing Africa remotely

10th December - The Arabic-Afrikaans manuscript tradition: Its material production and theological impact on South Africa's Muslims

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

10th December - John Baskerville and the power of print

9th December - The University Carol Service

8th December - Symphony Orchestra: Of myth and legend: Tales from Russia

6th December - Barber Lunchtime Concerts: Bartosz Woroch

6th December - Wind Band & Saxophone Ensemble

5th December - Scholarship and Creativity: Adapting and Unadapting Shakespeare and Fletcher's Cardenio

5th December - Jazzlines presents... Alcyona Mick's Blink

5th December - CBOMGS seminar: Cavafy and the not-so-Naughty Nineties

5th-7th December - Kindertransport

5th-7th December - Department of Drama and Theatre Arts: Kindertransport

4th December - History and Cultures Workshop Skills Session

4th December - The Kindertransport in History and Memory

4th December - Pipelines and Protest in British Columbia: Aboriginal title, Wild Salmon, Jobs and Climate Change

4th December - Will-making on the deathbed in Stratford-upon-Avon, c. 1540 – 1640

4th December - 'Wales England Wed'? English-Welsh hybridity in the two world wars

4th December - Re-thinking race and class in twentieth century South Africa

4th December - Barber Evening Concert: Simón Bolívar String Quartet

3rd December - Drivers of change: investigating routine and emergence in newswriting

3rd December - Living without why. A Muslim's attempt to authenticity

3rd December - The BEF on 29 September, 1918

30th November - Brass in Space!

29th November - Barber Lunchtime Concerts: Department of Music Postgraduates

29th November - Big Band

28th November - Alba Fedeli, Early Qur'anic Manuscripts in the Mingana Collection

28th November - Archives and Anecdotes

28th November - History and Cultures Workshop Skills Session

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

28th November - Text Seminar, Autumn 2013

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

27th November - David Chariandy

27th November - Cities of vice: red light districts in Asian ports

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

27th November - War in Northern Uganda: background and effects

27th November - Reassembling the fragments in a digital age

27th November - British memory and representation of the Kindertransport

26th November - The first Queen in Scots? Margaret Tudor and English at the turn of the century

26th November - "Soldiers of Christ arise": Religious Nationalism in the East Midlands during World War I

25th November - IEL Annual Lecture 2013: The European Union in the World: the limits of law and the constraints of politics

25th November - 'It's all a Gas': the development and provision of household technology in the Black Country 1800-1939

25th November - Ironbridge Annual Lecture 2013: 'Displaying the Past, Designing the Future' Dr Martin Roth, Director of the V&A

23rd November - Birmingham History Day

23rd November - Birmingham University Singers and Women's Choir

22nd November - Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Semantics and Pragmatics

22nd November - Barber Lunchtime Concerts:Di Xiao

21st November - Where to find lost plays

21st November - 'Creative Minds at Birmingham' - Bernard MacLaverty [video stream available]

21st November - Creative Minds at Birmingham - Bernard MacLaverty

21st November - CBOMGS seminar: A grudging rescue: the French evacuation and the exodus of Armenians from Cilicia, 1921

20th November - History and Cultures Workshop Skills Session

20th November - Editing as a Critical Act: Reading The Complete Poetry of Robert Herrick

20th November - Theft on the trains: cheminot behaviours in wartime

20th November - Youth and insecurity in the Niger Delta

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

19th November - The British Army and the Learning Curve, 1793-1815

18th November - What happens when it rains: Virginia Woolf and the weather

18th November - The Kindertransport in Retrospect

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

15th November - Barber Lunchtime Concerts: Florin Ensemble

14th November - Charles Mathews and his Gallery of British Theatrical Celebrity

14th November - The Military Implications of Tudor Rebellions, 1536-1554

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

13th November - Masterclass: languages in action

13th November - Saving the remnant or building a Soviet state? The dilemmas of international humanitarian intervention in early Soviet Armenia

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

13th November - Büchner the optimist

13th November - Sibyls, goddesses and women in republican Rome

13th November - New maps of Classics: Oxbridge, metropolis and provinces 1850-1920

12th November - Popular science across cultures: cultural identities in image and text

12th November - Foxhole Faith and the Religion of the GI in World War II

12th November - The Napoleon of the Caucus' the career of Francix Schnadhorst, Britain's first professional political organiser

11th November - Scholarly editing in a digital age

11th November - The Staffordshire Hoard: An Insider's View

9th November - Science and technology in 1890

8th November - Barber Lunchtime Concerts: rarescale

6th November - Masterclass: try a new language

1st November - History and Cultures Workshop Film Group

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

1st-2nd November - Consent: A capacious and contentious concept in feminist, legal, philosophical, and queer contexts

31st October - Shakespeare's Sonnets and the Claustrophobic Reader

31st October - CBOMGS seminar: Sir Steven Runciman and "the nicest Greek" he knew: the chronicle of his friendship with George Seferis

31st October-2nd November - Be My Baby

30th October - Genre Studies and Russian texts

30th October - Humanitarianism and humdrum internationalism: British society at the end of

30th October - Class and informal economic restructuring

30th October - CREMS Annual Lecture

30th October - Rethinking Ancient Literacy. Words, numbers and social complexity in the Near East and the Mediterranean world

29th October - Why we need a sociolinguistics of writing and why sociolinguistics needs to re-think 'writing'

29th October - Scouting for Brigands: Tank Corps Intelligence, 1916-1918

28th October - Why virtue ethics does not have a problem with right action

28th October - Research in literature

28th October - 'It is generally thought that a city garden is an impossibility': exploring urban garden provision in five nineteenth-century English towns

28th October - The Life and Afterlife of Early Musics

27th October - Birmingham University Women's Choir in Worcester

25th October - Barber Lunchtime Concerts: Ulrich Heinen and Malcolm Wilson

24th October - A Broken Coriolanus

24th October - Britain and the Balkans: war, peace and 'the strange death of Liberal England', c. 1900-1925

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

24th October - 'Creative Minds at Birmingham' - Jamie McKendrick [video stream available]

24th October - Creative Minds at Birmingham: Jamie McKendrick

24th October - CBOMGS seminar: Homeric commentaries and paraphrases: Eustathius of Thessalonica in search of Demosthenes Thrax

23rd October - Thinking queer/Rethinking the interwar

23rd October - East African railways and harbours 1945-60: labour resistance to a 'crisis of accumulation'

22nd October - Back with the mates I left behind: a frontline medical officer from Passchendaele to allied victory

22nd October - Adapting to Climate Change: Coping with the Effects of Weather Changes in Rural Sierra Leone

22nd October - Counter narratives and controversial crimes: a cross-cultural comparison of revisions to the Wikipedia article, "The Murder of Meredith Kercher"

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

22nd October - The World's First Expeditionary Air Force? The RFC in 1914

21st October - Printing Swift's hoaxes and parodies

19th October - Black Country History Day

18th October - The Futures of Legal Education and the Legal Profession 2013 CEPLER Conference

17th October - The End of Shakespeare's Verse?

16th October - West Midlands Remembers

16th October - "Sua Sall You Tak New Troy": A New Sonnet and Jacobean Literary Culture Before 1603

16th October - 'Self-extermination or self-determination': the (re-)construction of east central Europe, 1917–23

16th October - The monkey tablet and the dangers of not treating cuneiform tablets as archaeological objects

16th October - Barber Evening Concerts: The Sixteen

15th October - Officer Education at Sandhurst and Woolwich 1902-1914

14th October - "All the Formative Forces": Guy Butler and the emergence of a South African poetics

14th October - Nineteenth century prison provision for juveniles in Birmingham

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

12th October - Teacher Subject Days in Classics

11th October - Barber Lunchtime Concerts: Kitty Whately and Joseph Middleton

11th-12th October - Birmingham Workshops in Philosophy: Fundamentality

10th October - The Stage History of Cymbeline

10th October - Broadcasting modernity in 1968 Spain

10th October - CBOMGS seminar: Traveller's Tales

10th October - Ray Krone to speak about the death penalty

9th October - 'Truth be told': some problems with historical revisionism in Kenya

9th October - French perceptions of Algerian society at the onset of colonial conquest (ca.1840-1860)

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

8th October - The Combat Soldier

7th October - Poetic gems: metaphors of genius in Victorian poetry

7th October - Taking Morality Mathematically: Enoch's Indispensability Argument

3rd October - Asia, Text, Performance 1692-2013

3rd October - VENICE OF THE GREEKS: The History of Hellenism in the City of Saint Mark

2nd October - Secrets and spies: transgressing boundaries in sixteenth-century

2nd October - World in motion: professional circuits through 19th-century China

2nd October - The price of death: understanding the township funeral industry in South Africa

2nd October - Family honour: the long life of Roman tombs

30th September - Primary Sources for Local and Regional History held in Special Collections

28th September - History of Art taster day 2013

28th September - Genre and Memory

26th September - Pompeii – a view from the street

9th September - Religion, Gangs, Community Cohesion and Youth Detention - a research discussion event

4th-6th September - Crossroads in African Studies

2nd September-29th November - BABEL: An exhibition of images and words by Stewart Brown

6th July - Day School in Honour of Dr Bob Bushaway

3rd July - Unity and Diversity in Text and Tradition

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

28th-29th June - New Times Revisited? Examining Society, Culture and Politics in the Long 1980s

27th June - in:flux 1845-1945: A Century in Motion

27th June - Collaborative partnerships between universities and Muslim institutions: dismantling the roadblocks

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

26th-28th June - Sin and Salvation in Reformation England

22nd June - Undergraduate open day

22nd June - War Studies Summer Day School

21st June - Undergraduate open day

20th June - Undergraduate open day

18th June - Ecology Politics in Pre-modern Eastern Eurasia

13th June - Workshop: Interpersonal Narratives and Mental Health

12th June - 'Caught in the Act: or, Practising Theatre History'

11th June - Testing prayer: why Pentecostal healing should be studied empirically

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

10th June - "'O beastly Jews': Jewish Responses to that Venerable Tradition"

7th-8th June - My night with philosophers

6th June - Public engagement in health care priority setting

6th-8th June - Fifteenth Annual British Graduate Shakespeare Conference

2nd June - Doggerland

1st June - Citizen Reader

1st June - Playwrights' Workshop

31st May - Playwrights' Workshop

31st May - Human enhancement: three perspectives

30th May - Rewriting the Book: The Library of Birmingham

29th May - Innocence, Desire and Loathing: Visiting the Book

29th May - The World's Oldest Bible: How technology shapes belief

29th May - David Parker at the Hay Festival of Literature and Arts

28th May - Teaching Shakespeare and the Big Stuff

28th May - Translation Studies Research Forum

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

23rd-24th May - Independent Practical Projects

23rd May-2nd June - Hay Festival

21st May - Subtitling The Wire: the impact of hearing-impaired subtitles on characterisation

20th May - Creating a medieval history gallery

17th May-18th June - The Cadbury Conference 2013: African newspaper cultures

16th May - Doentes (Sick People)

15th May - Subjective well-being: when, and why, it matters

13th May - Actions, reasons, and presuppositions

10th May - Reanimating Playbooks

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

10th May - Professor Thomas Pogge (Yale)

9th May - Between Theatre Histories and Performance Events

9th May - Zorion perfektua (Perfect Happiness)

9th May - Three puzzles about spatial experience

9th May - Sinclair Lecture 2013

8th May - Philosophy of Religion one-day workshop

2nd May - Theatre Praxis

2nd May - Getting Grants, Getting Published and Staying Sane? Life After the PhD

1st May - Workshop: Metaphysics of Time

1st May - MA presentations

30th April - The John Terraine Lecture: John Terraine and the Naval History of the First World War

30th April - Birmingham Centre for Modern & Contemporary History annual lecture

30th April - The origins of Anglo Jewry in Birmingham

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

29th April - Conceptual Cosmopolitanism: What conceptual relativity might be and could do

25th April - Staging Political Scandals: Two Brazilian Adaptations of William Shakespeare's Richard III

25th April - Margaret Thatcher in modern British history

24th April - Redcrosse, the secular and the sacred: an evening of performance and presentations on St George and the modern meaning of Englishness

22nd April - Interpreting what Achilles said to the tortoise

19th April - An Artistic Director Prepares

21st March - Moral Responsibility and Psychopathology Workshop

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

21st March - Objective Faith? the Spiritual Object Studio Portrait Series

21st March - Time and The Tempest

21st March - Homeric commentaries and paraphrases: Eustathius of Thessalonica in search of Demosthenes Thrax

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

21st-23rd March - Conference: the Challenges of Trans-national Investigations

20th March - Irene Nemirovsky and Suite francaise

20th March - Art History speed workshop

20th March - Introducing our postgraduate courses in Shakespeare and Creativity

20th March - Faith Schools - blessing or curse?

20th March - 'The Matter of Mood in Lewis Klahr's "Engram Sepals (Melodramas 1994-2000)"'

20th March - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

20th March - 10 x 10: The Journey Home, at the Old Joint Stock Pub Theatre

19th March - The Fifth Annual Rabbi Tann Memorial Lecture

19th March - Online chat: Postgraduate programmes in Philosophy

19th March - Looking For Traces of Empire

19th March - Hiding in plain site: drone culture or sensing Africa remotely

19th March - The Chiricahua Apache Warrior 1860-1886

19th March - The life and times of William Hutton: Birmingham's first historian 1723-1815

19th March - 10 x 10 The Journey Home

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

18th March - Robert Atkinson, Architect of Cinemas

18th March - 'It's all a Gas': the development and provision of household technology in the Black Country 1800-1939

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

18th March - Introducing Christian-Muslim Relations: a bibliographical history

18th March - Online chat: Postgraduate programmes in Philosophy

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

18th March - Ecocritical readings of Modern Hebrew literature and recent Israeli fiction

14th March - Open afternoon for prospective students

14th March - Hamlet in the Cold War: Zbigniew Herbert's 'Elegy of Fortinbras' and its Contexts

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

14th March - The Invention and Oblivion of the Holy Lance of Antioch

14th-16th March - The House of Bernarda Alba

13th March - Research Round Table

13th March - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

12th March - Special Lecture (supported by Sir Barry Jackson Trust)

12th March - Noticing and not noticing what's in a text: attention, depth of processing and text interpretation

12th March - 'Sir Henry Rawlinson: A Reassessment'

12th March - Birmingham and Beyond seminar series

11th March - Birmingham Eighteenth-Century Centre Seminar Series at Special Collections: Eighteenth-Century Collections

11th March - Nature as metaphor in Modern Hebrew literature

10th March - UMS Symphony Orchestra

8th March - UMS Chamber Choirs

7th March - Joining a Professional Body

7th March - 'What's so funny 'bout campus Shakespeare?'

7th March - Chris Mapp Group

7th March - Meleager rides the rails: Kenneth Rexroth's Greek Anthology

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

6th March - 'Coloured Sound: Timbre, Race and Recording in American Music'

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

6th March - The Book of Invisible Bridges

5th March - Second Stanley Wells Lecture

5th March - Assessing the usability of raw machine translation output via eye tracking

5th March - Urban slums in Durban, South Africa

5th March - French research seminar

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

5th March - 'The BEF on 29 September 1918'

5th-7th March - The Eighth Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament

4th March - The place of the dead: territory and identity in the early modern landscape

4th March - Philosophy Society: Bart Streumer

4th-6th March - Birmingham Colloquium 2013

2nd March - War Studies Spring Day School

1st March - Imperial Humanitarianism

28th February - Staging Shakespeare's Books: Intermedial Dramaturgy in 21st Century European Performance

27th February - 'Surf Tourism and the Imperial Encounter.'

27th February - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

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

26th February - The influence of age and aptitude on the development of a native-like second language lexicon

26th February - 'A Case Study of the British Campaign Against the Blockade of Germany and Austria, 1918-1919'

25th February - A Question of Sport and the Law: What now for sport in Britain and beyond?

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

22nd February - Postgraduate Workshop: sites of memory

21st February - Working for a Translation Company

21st February - Sam Wanamaker

21st February - Romespeak: Why de Lingua Latina?

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

20th February - '"The Mississippi was a virgin field": Mark Twain and the rediscovery of the river, 1865-1875'

20th February - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

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

20th February - Contempt of Court in the Age of the Internet

20th February - Chamber Ensembles and Saxophone Ensemble

19th February - Sufism Islamic mysticism or is it just an essential aspect of Islam?

19th February - "Boring, pompous and arrogant" or "funny, interesting, and HOT!" What university students really think of their professors!

19th February - French research seminar

19th February - 'French Republican Universalism' and the 'Event' of Queer Theory

19th February - 'Bloody Meadows: Investigating Battlefields as Landscapes'

18th February - Accomplished ladies or professional women? Women in art and design in Birmingham in the late 19th and early 20th centuries

17th February - BEAST presents... Encounters (Sunday)

16th February - BEAST presents... Encounters (Saturday)

15th February - BEAST presents... Encounters (Friday)

9th February - Unlocking the Private Library

7th February - ''Olympic Performance in the Year of Shakespeare' and 'Actors and Academics: Ways of Seeing the Artefact'

7th February - Working as a Freelance Translator

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

7th February - The Optical Neume Recognition Project

7th-9th February - Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat

6th February - Careers with Languages

6th February - 'Connecting Viewers with Content: the promotional screen industries in the digital era'

6th February - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

5th February - Islamism and the empowerment of women in Syria

5th February - Round Table: focus on sources

5th February - Changing the bases for academic word lists: the Vocabulary for Academic Lecture Listening word list

5th February - 'The Men Who Planned the War: The Staff of the British Army on the Western Front 1914-18'

5th February - UG Philosophy Society: John Broome

4th February - The Bull Ring, an iconic Birmingham landmark: the popularity of 19th century topographical views

4th February - Maimonides Versus Nahmanides On Fighting for the Land of Israel: Some Reflections on Jewish Theology

3rd February - In the House of the Devil

1st February - Annual Philosophy of Religion Workshop

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

31st January - Shakespearean Verse Speaking

31st January - August Sander and the Artists

30th January - The rule of fear: state violence in colonial Kenya, 1952-1955

30th January - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

29th January - The impact of textual enhancement on EFL learners' grammatical development of expression of future plans and intentions

29th January - Birmingham Visiting Writers' Programme Lecture 2013

29th January - 'Religion and the Vietnam War'

28th January - How reliable is the story of the Nag Hammadi discoveries?

28th January - Philosophy Society: Ben Colburn

28th January - Postgraduate student workshop

24th January - Open afternoon for prospective students

24th January - Gregory Doran (Artistic Director, Royal Shakespeare Company)

24th January - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

24th January - The Book of the Dead in Nineteenth-Century Britain

23rd January - Shakespeare's Persia

23rd January - 'Icons and Outtakes in Respite (2007) and A Film Unfinished (2010)'

23rd January - Round Table: focus on the Danford Collection

22nd January - Probing probabilistic grammars in diachrony

22nd January - 'True to their Salt? Partnering Auxiliary Forces, Then and Now'

22nd January-19th March - The Cadbury Lectures 2013 - Department of Theology and Religion

21st January - Brilliant with all colours: Vesuvius and the evolution of it's image

17th January - Lettered Men and Spineless Women: The Gendering of Early Modern Stoicism

17th January - Kazimir Malevich and the Journey into Space

16th January - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

15th January - Kitab al-Majdal in the 11th century Historical setting

15th January - Dante as a European poet

15th January - Verb patterns in English for Academic Purposes: Towards a Corpus Pattern Analysis

15th January - Seventh symposium: Making of Modernity

15th January - "The idea of the nation was superior to race": transforming racial contours, social attitudes, and decolonizing French Empire from La Réunion 1946-1973

15th January - 'Zeppelins over the Black Country: 1916'

14th January - 'After Katrina: Race, Transnationalism, and the End of the American Century'

10th January - The Chronology of Christopher Marlowe

10th January - Will the real Poseidonios stand up? The History and its recyclage

9th January - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

8th January - Conundrums of cash: wage rhythms, wealth circulation and the ethics of the economy on the Zimbabwean-South African border

7th January - Deserted villages visited - new interdisciplinary approaches


14th December - Silvio Berlusconi and Post-modern Politics

12th December - Modern and Contemporary History seminar

10th December - Workshop 3 - Genre and new technologies

10th-11th December - Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in the Reception of the Ancient World

6th December - Sixth symposium: Making of Modernity

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

5th December - Black Histories, White Audiences: The Federal Theatre Project's Living Newspaper

5th December - Postgraduate Research Seminar

5th December - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

5th December - The Ironbridge Lecture 2012: Who owns, Who knows, Who cares? Legal Milestones on the Trail of Orphaned and Abducted Art

4th December - Islamic Studies seminar

4th December - War Studies Seminar

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

30th November - The end of the Ottoman Empire as twentieth-century history

30th November - Bramall Festival Public Tour

29th November - Shakespeare's Magic Books and the East African Explorers

29th November - Text seminar series

29th November-1st December - Little Eyolf

28th November - The Function and Viability of Regional Cinemas: Naples, a Case Study

28th November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

28th November - Early Modern Literature, Culture, and Society seminar

28th November - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

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

27th November - Islamic Studies seminar

27th November - English Language Research Seminar

27th November - Yesterdays slaves: politics of belonging and struggles for citizenship amongst the Gando of Benin

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

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

27th November - War Studies Seminar

27th November - MOSAIC Research Seminar

26th November - Impertinent, clowdy, and darksome speech, or how to do things with words in seventeenth-century natural philosophy

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

24th November - Birmingham History Day 2012

24th November - First World War Autumn Day School

22nd November - Translating for the EU

22nd November - Food and Identity in Shakespeare: The Inflections of Nationality, Gender, Rank and Age

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

22nd November - Text seminar series

21st November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

21st November - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

21st November - - Exploring Shakespeare Translations with Digital Tools

20th November - Islamic Studies seminar

20th November - Taking corpus-assisted discourse analysis beyond our discipline

20th November - Property and labour in Faya-Largeau, Northern Chad

20th November - War Studies Seminar

19th November-3rd December - Global Ethics Talks Autumn 2012

17th November - Re-engaging with the First World War - War Studies

17th November - Redcrosse

16th November - New Research in Military History

15th November - Ruling the Court in Shakespeare's Late Tragedies

14th November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

14th November - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

14th November - Early Modern Literature, Culture, and Society seminar

13th November - Islamic Studies seminar

13th November - The social relations of 'participatory governance': a corpus-based critical discourse analysis of UK education policy

13th November - War Studies Seminar

13th November - Birmingham and Beyond research seminar

13th November - MOSAIC Research Seminar

12th November - 1939 Revisited

8th November - 'When all the breathers of this world are dead': Posthumous Perspectives in Shakespeare

8th November - Multilingualism in the EU

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

8th November - Text seminar series

7th November - The Future of Fatherhood in 1990s' Hollywood

7th November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

7th November - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

7th November - Launch of the Baskerville Society

6th November - Signs of the Times: A Discourse Perspective on Public Signage, Urban Space and the Law

6th November - Famine and post-slavery society in tunduru, Tanzania 1929-1963

6th November - French research seminar

6th-13th November - Islamic Studies seminar

29th October - Biblical Studies Research Day

25th October - Disintegration, 1924

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

25th October - Friends of the Centre for West Midlands Research Seminar

25th-27th October - 'Pornography' by Simon Stephens

24th October - A Call for U.S. Leadership: Congressional Activism on Human Rights

24th October - CREMS Annual Lecture

24th October-5th November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

23rd October - Islamic Studies seminar

23rd October - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

23rd October - Spoken discourse in the international construction industry

23rd October - Trajectories of activism: contemporary anti-slavery movements (Niger, Mauritania, Mali and the Parisian diaspora)

22nd October - The Fourth Annual Rabbi Tann Memorial Lecture

19th October - The use of scientific evidence in criminal and civil litigation

19th October - Global History at Birmingham

18th October - Demonic Macbeth and the Way We Live Now

17th October - Julius Evola and European Neofascism

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

17th October - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

17th October - Eric Hopkins Memorial Lecture

17th October-5th November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

17th October-5th November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

16th October - Islamic Studies seminar

16th October - English Language Research Seminar

16th October - Un barco cargado de...

16th October - African warfare in Bahia and Cuba 1807-1844

15th October - The Fearfulness of Forgiveness in Christina Rossetti's Later Life: A Double Sonnet of Sonnets and John Donne's Holy Sonnets?

13th October - Black Country History Day 2012

11th October - The Adventures of Sir Thomas Browne

11th October - Professor Edith Hall - Why do women in Greek tragedy still speak to us today?

10th October - Birmingham Modern & Contemporary History seminar

10th October - Early Modern Literature, Culture, and Society seminar

9th October - Islamic Studies seminar

9th October - Islamic Studies seminar

9th October - Community and audience on Facebook

9th October - Memories of slavery and resistance to the slave trade in Northern Ghana: The kanbon (foreign enslaver) in time and space

8th October - The Mingana Collection and the Ancient Qur'anic Fragments

8th October - Ezra Pound Goes to Venice: Modernism, Fascism, Tourism

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

6th October - Midlands Maidens: Women in the Eighteenth and Early-Nineteenth Century

4th October - 'In their Tables': Hamlet Q1 and its Audience

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

4th-15th October - Text Seminar Series

3rd October - The Crisis in Syria - a Birmingham Round Table

2nd October - Corpus perspectives on turn-taking in university seminars

2nd October - History, memory and commemoration

1st October - Where Do I Go From Here: Women's Poetry and its Aftermath

27th September - A boy from Stratford, 1769-1916

26th September - Barber Lunchtime Lecture

26th September - Modern Languages Lecture Series: Inaugural Lecture

26th September - Migration and emancipation in West Africa's labour history: the missing links

26th September-5th November - Postgraduate Research Seminar

22nd September - History of Art sixth form study day

14th September - Revisiting Churchill's Army: New Directions in the Study of the British Army in the Second World War

13th September - Jazzlines presents Matt Ratcliffe Coda Quartet

4th September - The 'invisible people': Hratin of Mauritania and Southern Morocco

3rd-5th August - Command, Control and Communications: The British Expeditionary Force on the Western Front 1914-1918

21st July - Enjoy some BEER at SUMMERsupper

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

4th July - BEER with Julian Rohrhuber

23rd June - Summer Day School 2012: The Military Lessons of the Great war 1918-1940

23rd June - The Birmingham Jewellery Quarter: Past Present and Future

23rd June - The Birmingham Jewellery Quarter: Past Present and Future

22nd June - Gendering impegno in modern Italian culture

11th-15th June - Postgraduate production

10th June - The Greeks 12 – Drama

10th June - The Greeks 13 – Sex

10th June - Cider

10th June - How The Light Gets In

9th June - New Directions in Catholic Reformation Research

8th June - Society for Italian Studies Postgraduate Colloquium 2012

8th June - The Good Life: Theory and Practice

7th June - Shakespeare 2: Tragedy

6th June - The Vernon Manuscript - An e-Reader on Parchment

6th June - Biblical Texts and Reception History: retrospect and prospects

6th June - Professor Geza Vermes

1st June - Playwrights' workshop

1st June - Continuity & Rupture with the Habsburg Regime, 1914–Today

24th-25th May - Independent Practical Projects

24th-26th May - 5x5 at the MAC

16th May - Birmingham Centre for Modern and Contemporary History Annual Lecture

15th May - Discovering the Vernon Manuscript: Secrets of a Literary Hoard Revealed

11th May - Roles: 2nd Interdisciplinary Gender and Sexuality Postgraduate Colloquium

9th May - Sinclair Lecture 2012

9th May - An evening with Owen Jones

27th April - How a novel evolves, and other stories

25th April - Substance Dualism: Public lecture

19th-20th April - Politics, performance and popular culture in nineteenth century Britain

31st March-2nd September - Style Africa - Celebrating the Textile Heritage of West Africa

30th March-1st April - The Emergence of the West Midlands: Culture, Communities and Change 1779-1918

30th March-1st April - The Emergence of the West Midlands: Culture, Communities and Change 1779-1918

26th-27th March - Collapsing Europe?

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

22nd March - Dennis Nurkse

21st March - Power and Powerlessness: Africa's Capital Cities

21st March - Fourth symposium: Making of Modernity

20th March - Kippur

15th-17th March - Playhouse Creatures

6th-8th March - Lemon Tree

3rd March - War Studies Spring Day School

3rd March - War Studies Spring Day School

29th February - Natalie Clein and Alasdair Beatson

24th February - Middle East Symposium

21st February - Biblical Studies Research Day

13th-18th February - University community project to help young adults express their dreams

9th-11th February - Dostoyevsky's Heroines

8th February - Applicant Visit Day: Philosophy, Religion and Ethics VV56

30th January - On Preferring Gods Non-existence: Seminar

23rd January - DASA seminars


14th-16th December - CentralTAG

6th December - The Ironbridge Lecture 2011

1st-3rd December - East Lynne

1st-3rd December - East Lynne

27th-29th October - The Wicked Lady

18th October - The Value(s) of African Art

28th September - Black Consciousness and Biomedical Opposition to Skin Lighteners in Apartheid South Africa

17th-19th March - The Visit

9th March - Third symposium: The Making of Modernity

1st March - Femi Oyebode and Tolu Ogunlessi

10th-12th February - The Red Vial