College of Arts and Law events

Pavel Kolesnikov

Pavel Kolesnikov

Dates
Friday 10 February 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Second City-jacket-315
8Feb

Conservative Birmingham

Dates
Wednesday 8 February 2023 (17:30-19:00)
Location
Lecture Room 7 - Arts Building
Description
Richard Vinen, author of Second City: Birmingham and the Forging of Modern Britain (2022)
Pavel-Kolesnikov
10Feb

Pavel Kolesnikov

Dates
Friday 10 February 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
A performance from Siberian born pianist Pavel Kolesnikov.
cwmh315
16Feb

WW1 Birmingham nurses

Dates
Thursday 16 February 2023 (19:00-20:30)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
Centre for West Midlands History Research Seminar: Sue Worrall, Doctoral Researcher (Birmingham)
gemma-rosefield
17Feb

Gemma Rosefield

Dates
Friday 17 February 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Indian-Scottish bass-baritone Neil Balfour joins pianist Sholto Kynoch for a performance in partnership with Oxford Lieder.
baroque-classical-orchestra
18Feb

Baroque-Classical Orchestra

Dates
Saturday 18 February 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
The University's foremost early music ensemble presents an evening of sinfonias and operatic overtures on period instruments.
20Feb

Breathing through the feet by Sibusiso Mkhize | Screening + Q&A

Dates
Monday 20 February 2023 (17:00-19:00)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
An interdisciplinary approach to Coward's influence beyond the realm of the theatre - novelist, short story writer; composer, lyricist, singer; actor, screen writer and director as well as the figure of Coward himself.
brihc-315
22Feb

Classics in the Classroom

Dates
Wednesday 22 February 2023 (16:00-17:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
POSTPONED DUE TO INDUSTRIAL ACTION We will be discussing how Classicists in schools and universities can best work together to develop meaningful opportunities for both students and teachers.
penelopiad-315
23Feb

The Penelopiad

Dates
Thursday 23 February (19:30) - Saturday 25 February 2023 (19:30)
Location
George Cadbury Hall
Description
Adapted from Margaret Attwood's novel of the same name.
jacob-lute-315
24Feb

Bel Fiore

Dates
Friday 24 February 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Jacob Heringham explores highlights from an important source of Italian lute music, the Casteliono Lute Book.
suzie-purkis
25Feb

New Music Ensemble

Dates
Saturday 25 February 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
The University's New Music Ensemble premieres new works with soprano Suzie Purkis.
cinquecento--renaissance-vokal
1Mar

Harmonies for a Habsburg Dynasty

Dates
Wednesday 1 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Cinquecento Renaissance Vokal perform music which would have filled the ears of Habsburg royalty in their chapels and chambers.
2Mar

Shakespeare Institute Open Afternoon

Dates
Thursday 2 March 2023 (11:45-16:30)
Location
Shakespeare Institute - Mason Croft - Church St - Stratford-upon-Avon - CV37 6HP, Zoom - registration required
Description
Join us at a postgraduate virtual open afternoon for students wishing to study MA and PhD programmes at the University of Birmingham's Shakespeare Institute in Stratford-upon-Avon. In person and online event
aris
2Mar

Aris Quartet

Dates
Thursday 2 March 2023 (13:00-14:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
A performance from Italian-Slovenian pianist Alexander Gadjiev.
german-adan
4Mar

Tell It To The Bees / Germa Adan Quartet

Dates
Saturday 4 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
We launch Our City of Stories with this captivating double-bill from renowned storyteller Pyn Stockman and folk musician Germa Adan.
hervert-walters
4Mar

Where We Once Gathered

Dates
Saturday 4 March (09:00) - Friday 8 December 2023 (17:00)
Location
1st Floor Foyer - Bramall Music Building
Description
Handsworth Wood documentary photographer Herbert Walters exhibits his 2020 Covid Lockdown exhibition.
university-wind-band
5Mar

University Wind Band & Instrumental Choirs

Dates
Sunday 5 March 2023 (15:00-17:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
An eclectic afternoon with almost 200 student musicians taking to the stage for a celebration of wind instruments.
si-logo-315
9Mar

Title TBC

Dates
Thursday 9 March 2023 (15:00-16:00)
Location
Zoom
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday seminar with Chloe Preedy, (University of Exeter)
gilligan-ruth-315
9Mar

Professor Ruth Gilligan Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Thursday 9 March 2023 (18:15-19:15)
Location
Alan Walters Building - Room G11
Description
Join Professor Ruth Gilligan for her Inaugural Lecture 'The Simpsons and Difficult Sixth Novels: Creative Writing After the Apocalypse'.
adam-heron
10Mar

Adam Heron

Dates
Friday 10 March 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Rising classical star Adam Heron performs works by Elgar, Brahms and Chopin.
university-brass-band
10Mar

University Brass Band & Chamber Choirs

Dates
Friday 10 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Rising star Adam Heron performs music by Elgar, Brahms and Chopin.
birmingham-university-singers
11Mar

Birmingham University Singers & University Upper Voices

Dates
Saturday 11 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Two of the UK's finest University choirs rejoice in spring with a season-inspired programme including world premieres.
daniele-rosina
12Mar

University Symphony Orchestra & String Orchestra

Dates
Sunday 12 March 2023 (15:00-17:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Enjoy the wealth of talent at the University of Birmingham including the winners of the Music Society Solo Competition and the 2022 Composition Prize.
brihc-315
15Mar

How Global Was the Age of Revolutions?

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
On Wednesday 15 March Sujit Sivasundaram (Cambridge), Joanna Innes (Oxford) and Peter Hill (Northumbria) will be joining us to discuss the extent to which the Age of Revolutions might be understood as 'global'.
sunil and charan
15Mar

A queer act of resistance and repair

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (16:15-17:30)
Location
Barber Lecture Theatre - Barber Institute - University of Birmingham
Description
Lecture by Sunil Gupta and Charan Singh
ward-aengus-315-2022
15Mar

Professor Aengus Ward Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Arts Main Lecture Theatre (room 120)
Description
"I will give you understanding – maybe" Knowledge and understanding in the medieval and digital worlds
belcea-quartet
16Mar

Belcea Quartet

Dates
Thursday 16 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
One of the world's finest string quartets make a welcome return to Barber Concerts.
17Mar

Trio Sonorité

Dates
Friday 17 March 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Trio Sonorité join us under the auspices of Illuminate Women's Music to give a platform for historical and contemporary repertoire by women composers.
jazz-orchestra
17Mar

Jazz Orchestra feat. Malcolm MacFarlane

Dates
Friday 17 March 2023 (20:00-22:00)
Location
CBSO Centre
Description
Scottish guitarist Malcolm MacFarlane brings his own compositions to University's Jazz Orchestra and features as a guest soloist.
university-chorus
18Mar

Celebrating Stage and Screen

Dates
Saturday 18 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
University Chorus and Birmingham Symphonic Brass present an evening of music from the stage and screen.
jack-mcneil
19Mar

Philharmonic Orchestra

Dates
Sunday 19 March 2023 (15:00-17:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
The University's Philharmonic Orchestra perform works by Grace Williams and Tchaikovsky as well as a premiere by Scott Wilson.
university-upper-voices
22Mar

University Camerata

Dates
Wednesday 22 March 2023 (19:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
A small cohort of Master Choral Conducting students from across the globe hone their skills as part of our extensive choral programme.
si-logo-315
23Mar

Title TBC

Dates
Thursday 23 March 2023 (15:00-16:00)
Location
The Shakespeare Institute
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday seminar Stuart Hampton-Reeves (University of Warwick).
child-john-315
23Mar

Professor John Child Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Thursday 23 March 2023 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Law Building Lecture Theatre 1
Description
Join Professor John Child for his Inaugural Lecture. "Wrong on many levels": Understanding crimes across and between events
helen-charlston
24Mar

Journeys End

Dates
Friday 24 March 2023 (13:00-14:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Helen Charlston and duo partner Keval Shah present a programme exploring the idea of journeys and the passing of time.
alvin-davis
24Mar

Alvin Davis And His Band

Dates
Friday 24 March 2023 (20:00-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Alvin Davis joins us with his live band for an evening of soulful, smooth, R&B, Reggae, and pop infused jazz.
barber-opera
12Apr

Alessandro Stradella's (1678) The Power of Paternal Love

Dates
Wednesday 12 April (19:00) - Saturday 15 April 2023 (17:00)
Location
Crescent Theatre - Sheepcote Street - B16 8AE
Description
Alessandro Stradella's 1678 opera 'La Forza dell'amor paterno' returns to the stage for the first time since the 17th century with this Barber Opera production.
brihc-315
19Apr

New Directions in Birmingham and Black Country History

Dates
Wednesday 19 April 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
On Wednesday 19 April we will be joined by a series of PhD students and professional archivists to discuss what the future directions of Birmingham and Black Country History might be.
19Apr

Professor Nikk Effingham Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Wednesday 19 April 2023 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Arts Main Lecture Theatre (room 120)
Description
Join Professor Nikk Effingham for his Inaugural Lecture 'The Dangers of Time Travel' Is time travel possible? If it is, does it matter? Or is it the sort of thing that only Netflix shows should deal with?
si-logo-315
20Apr

Title TBC

Dates
Thursday 20 April 2023 (15:00-16:00)
Location
The Shakespeare Institute
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday seminar with Hannah August (Massey University, New Zealand).
cwmh315
20Apr

Birmingham's 18C copper trade

Dates
Thursday 20 April 2023 (19:00-20:30)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
Centre for West Midlands History Research Seminar: Dr Duncan Frankis, Lecturer, Newman University
brihc-315
26Apr

Practices of Judgment in Early Modern Europe

Dates
Wednesday 26 April 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
Roundtable discussing the ways in which judgment was refined, exercised and practiced in Early Modern Europe.
what-kind-access-digital-provide
17May

What kind of access does the digital provide?

Dates
Wednesday 17 May 2023 (14:00-16:00)
Location
Zoom
Description
As part of our 2022-23 focus on 'Material Inequalities' the Centre for Material Cultures and Materialities at the University of Birmingham will be hosting a discussion exploring digital access.
noel-coward
15Jun

Noël Coward: Past, Present and Future

Dates
Thursday 15 June (00:00) - Friday 16 June 2023 (00:00)
Location
University of Birmingham - Edgbaston - B15 2TT
Description
An interdisciplinary approach to Coward's influence beyond the realm of the theatre - novelist, short story writer; composer, lyricist, singer; actor, screen writer and director as well as the figure of Coward himself.
Wyndham_Lewis_photo_by_George_Charles_Beresford_1913-315w
22Jun

Filibusters in Birmingham: a Conference on Wyndham Lewis

Dates
Thursday 22 June (00:00) - Friday 23 June 2023 (00:00)
Location
University of Birmingham
Description
This conference will focus on the doubled and doubling identity announced in the title of Lewis's 1932 work: the filibuster.
literary-twilight-zone-315
28Jun

The Literary Twilight Zone: Nonfictional Fiction, 1820–1920

Dates
Wednesday 28 June 2023 (00:00)
Location
Muirhead Tower 12th Floor Suite
Description
This one-day academic workshop, hosted by the Nineteenth-Century Centre, brings together scholars interested in fiction's relationships with the creation of knowledge.
29Jun

Pre-reflective Agency conference

Dates
Thursday 29 June 2023 (08:30-17:45)
Location
Edgbaston Park Hotel 53 Edgbaston Park Road Birmingham B15 2RS
Description
[Internal] Pre-reflective Agency conference 'The piecemeal business' constitutive of our ethical lives
EuroSLA32 logo
30Aug

EuroSLA 32

Dates
Wednesday 30 August (00:00) - Saturday 2 September 2023 (00:00)
Location
Aston Webb building, University of Birmingham
Description
The 32nd Conference of the European Second Language Association
Pavel-Kolesnikov
10Feb

Pavel Kolesnikov

Dates
Friday 10 February 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
A performance from Siberian born pianist Pavel Kolesnikov.
gemma-rosefield
17Feb

Gemma Rosefield

Dates
Friday 17 February 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Indian-Scottish bass-baritone Neil Balfour joins pianist Sholto Kynoch for a performance in partnership with Oxford Lieder.
baroque-classical-orchestra
18Feb

Baroque-Classical Orchestra

Dates
Saturday 18 February 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
The University's foremost early music ensemble presents an evening of sinfonias and operatic overtures on period instruments.
penelopiad-315
23Feb

The Penelopiad

Dates
Thursday 23 February (19:30) - Saturday 25 February 2023 (19:30)
Location
George Cadbury Hall
Description
Adapted from Margaret Attwood's novel of the same name.
jacob-lute-315
24Feb

Bel Fiore

Dates
Friday 24 February 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Jacob Heringham explores highlights from an important source of Italian lute music, the Casteliono Lute Book.
suzie-purkis
25Feb

New Music Ensemble

Dates
Saturday 25 February 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
The University's New Music Ensemble premieres new works with soprano Suzie Purkis.
cinquecento--renaissance-vokal
1Mar

Harmonies for a Habsburg Dynasty

Dates
Wednesday 1 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Cinquecento Renaissance Vokal perform music which would have filled the ears of Habsburg royalty in their chapels and chambers.
aris
2Mar

Aris Quartet

Dates
Thursday 2 March 2023 (13:00-14:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
A performance from Italian-Slovenian pianist Alexander Gadjiev.
german-adan
4Mar

Tell It To The Bees / Germa Adan Quartet

Dates
Saturday 4 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
We launch Our City of Stories with this captivating double-bill from renowned storyteller Pyn Stockman and folk musician Germa Adan.
university-wind-band
5Mar

University Wind Band & Instrumental Choirs

Dates
Sunday 5 March 2023 (15:00-17:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
An eclectic afternoon with almost 200 student musicians taking to the stage for a celebration of wind instruments.
adam-heron
10Mar

Adam Heron

Dates
Friday 10 March 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Rising classical star Adam Heron performs works by Elgar, Brahms and Chopin.
university-brass-band
10Mar

University Brass Band & Chamber Choirs

Dates
Friday 10 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Rising star Adam Heron performs music by Elgar, Brahms and Chopin.
birmingham-university-singers
11Mar

Birmingham University Singers & University Upper Voices

Dates
Saturday 11 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Two of the UK's finest University choirs rejoice in spring with a season-inspired programme including world premieres.
daniele-rosina
12Mar

University Symphony Orchestra & String Orchestra

Dates
Sunday 12 March 2023 (15:00-17:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Enjoy the wealth of talent at the University of Birmingham including the winners of the Music Society Solo Competition and the 2022 Composition Prize.
belcea-quartet
16Mar

Belcea Quartet

Dates
Thursday 16 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
One of the world's finest string quartets make a welcome return to Barber Concerts.
17Mar

Trio Sonorité

Dates
Friday 17 March 2023 (13:00-13:50)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Trio Sonorité join us under the auspices of Illuminate Women's Music to give a platform for historical and contemporary repertoire by women composers.
jazz-orchestra
17Mar

Jazz Orchestra feat. Malcolm MacFarlane

Dates
Friday 17 March 2023 (20:00-22:00)
Location
CBSO Centre
Description
Scottish guitarist Malcolm MacFarlane brings his own compositions to University's Jazz Orchestra and features as a guest soloist.
university-chorus
18Mar

Celebrating Stage and Screen

Dates
Saturday 18 March 2023 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
University Chorus and Birmingham Symphonic Brass present an evening of music from the stage and screen.
jack-mcneil
19Mar

Philharmonic Orchestra

Dates
Sunday 19 March 2023 (15:00-17:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
The University's Philharmonic Orchestra perform works by Grace Williams and Tchaikovsky as well as a premiere by Scott Wilson.
university-upper-voices
22Mar

University Camerata

Dates
Wednesday 22 March 2023 (19:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
A small cohort of Master Choral Conducting students from across the globe hone their skills as part of our extensive choral programme.
helen-charlston
24Mar

Journeys End

Dates
Friday 24 March 2023 (13:00-14:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Helen Charlston and duo partner Keval Shah present a programme exploring the idea of journeys and the passing of time.
alvin-davis
24Mar

Alvin Davis And His Band

Dates
Friday 24 March 2023 (20:00-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Alvin Davis joins us with his live band for an evening of soulful, smooth, R&B, Reggae, and pop infused jazz.
barber-opera
12Apr

Alessandro Stradella's (1678) The Power of Paternal Love

Dates
Wednesday 12 April (19:00) - Saturday 15 April 2023 (17:00)
Location
Crescent Theatre - Sheepcote Street - B16 8AE
Description
Alessandro Stradella's 1678 opera 'La Forza dell'amor paterno' returns to the stage for the first time since the 17th century with this Barber Opera production.
Second City-jacket-315
8Feb

Conservative Birmingham

Dates
Wednesday 8 February 2023 (17:30-19:00)
Location
Lecture Room 7 - Arts Building
Description
Richard Vinen, author of Second City: Birmingham and the Forging of Modern Britain (2022)
cwmh315
16Feb

WW1 Birmingham nurses

Dates
Thursday 16 February 2023 (19:00-20:30)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
Centre for West Midlands History Research Seminar: Sue Worrall, Doctoral Researcher (Birmingham)
brihc-315
22Feb

Classics in the Classroom

Dates
Wednesday 22 February 2023 (16:00-17:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
POSTPONED DUE TO INDUSTRIAL ACTION We will be discussing how Classicists in schools and universities can best work together to develop meaningful opportunities for both students and teachers.
brihc-315
15Mar

How Global Was the Age of Revolutions?

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
On Wednesday 15 March Sujit Sivasundaram (Cambridge), Joanna Innes (Oxford) and Peter Hill (Northumbria) will be joining us to discuss the extent to which the Age of Revolutions might be understood as 'global'.
sunil and charan
15Mar

A queer act of resistance and repair

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (16:15-17:30)
Location
Barber Lecture Theatre - Barber Institute - University of Birmingham
Description
Lecture by Sunil Gupta and Charan Singh
brihc-315
19Apr

New Directions in Birmingham and Black Country History

Dates
Wednesday 19 April 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
On Wednesday 19 April we will be joined by a series of PhD students and professional archivists to discuss what the future directions of Birmingham and Black Country History might be.
cwmh315
20Apr

Birmingham's 18C copper trade

Dates
Thursday 20 April 2023 (19:00-20:30)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
Centre for West Midlands History Research Seminar: Dr Duncan Frankis, Lecturer, Newman University
brihc-315
26Apr

Practices of Judgment in Early Modern Europe

Dates
Wednesday 26 April 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
Roundtable discussing the ways in which judgment was refined, exercised and practiced in Early Modern Europe.
what-kind-access-digital-provide
17May

What kind of access does the digital provide?

Dates
Wednesday 17 May 2023 (14:00-16:00)
Location
Zoom
Description
As part of our 2022-23 focus on 'Material Inequalities' the Centre for Material Cultures and Materialities at the University of Birmingham will be hosting a discussion exploring digital access.
Second City-jacket-315
8Feb

Conservative Birmingham

Dates
Wednesday 8 February 2023 (17:30-19:00)
Location
Lecture Room 7 - Arts Building
Description
Richard Vinen, author of Second City: Birmingham and the Forging of Modern Britain (2022)
20Feb

Breathing through the feet by Sibusiso Mkhize | Screening + Q&A

Dates
Monday 20 February 2023 (17:00-19:00)
Location
Online via Zoom
Description
An interdisciplinary approach to Coward's influence beyond the realm of the theatre - novelist, short story writer; composer, lyricist, singer; actor, screen writer and director as well as the figure of Coward himself.
brihc-315
22Feb

Classics in the Classroom

Dates
Wednesday 22 February 2023 (16:00-17:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
POSTPONED DUE TO INDUSTRIAL ACTION We will be discussing how Classicists in schools and universities can best work together to develop meaningful opportunities for both students and teachers.
si-logo-315
9Mar

Title TBC

Dates
Thursday 9 March 2023 (15:00-16:00)
Location
Zoom
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday seminar with Chloe Preedy, (University of Exeter)
gilligan-ruth-315
9Mar

Professor Ruth Gilligan Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Thursday 9 March 2023 (18:15-19:15)
Location
Alan Walters Building - Room G11
Description
Join Professor Ruth Gilligan for her Inaugural Lecture 'The Simpsons and Difficult Sixth Novels: Creative Writing After the Apocalypse'.
brihc-315
15Mar

How Global Was the Age of Revolutions?

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
On Wednesday 15 March Sujit Sivasundaram (Cambridge), Joanna Innes (Oxford) and Peter Hill (Northumbria) will be joining us to discuss the extent to which the Age of Revolutions might be understood as 'global'.
sunil and charan
15Mar

A queer act of resistance and repair

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (16:15-17:30)
Location
Barber Lecture Theatre - Barber Institute - University of Birmingham
Description
Lecture by Sunil Gupta and Charan Singh
ward-aengus-315-2022
15Mar

Professor Aengus Ward Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Wednesday 15 March 2023 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Arts Main Lecture Theatre (room 120)
Description
"I will give you understanding – maybe" Knowledge and understanding in the medieval and digital worlds
si-logo-315
23Mar

Title TBC

Dates
Thursday 23 March 2023 (15:00-16:00)
Location
The Shakespeare Institute
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday seminar Stuart Hampton-Reeves (University of Warwick).
child-john-315
23Mar

Professor John Child Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Thursday 23 March 2023 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Law Building Lecture Theatre 1
Description
Join Professor John Child for his Inaugural Lecture. "Wrong on many levels": Understanding crimes across and between events
brihc-315
19Apr

New Directions in Birmingham and Black Country History

Dates
Wednesday 19 April 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
On Wednesday 19 April we will be joined by a series of PhD students and professional archivists to discuss what the future directions of Birmingham and Black Country History might be.
19Apr

Professor Nikk Effingham Inaugural Lecture

Dates
Wednesday 19 April 2023 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Arts Main Lecture Theatre (room 120)
Description
Join Professor Nikk Effingham for his Inaugural Lecture 'The Dangers of Time Travel' Is time travel possible? If it is, does it matter? Or is it the sort of thing that only Netflix shows should deal with?
si-logo-315
20Apr

Title TBC

Dates
Thursday 20 April 2023 (15:00-16:00)
Location
The Shakespeare Institute
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday seminar with Hannah August (Massey University, New Zealand).
brihc-315
26Apr

Practices of Judgment in Early Modern Europe

Dates
Wednesday 26 April 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location
Zoom
Description
Roundtable discussing the ways in which judgment was refined, exercised and practiced in Early Modern Europe.
what-kind-access-digital-provide
17May

What kind of access does the digital provide?

Dates
Wednesday 17 May 2023 (14:00-16:00)
Location
Zoom
Description
As part of our 2022-23 focus on 'Material Inequalities' the Centre for Material Cultures and Materialities at the University of Birmingham will be hosting a discussion exploring digital access.
noel-coward
15Jun

Noël Coward: Past, Present and Future

Dates
Thursday 15 June (00:00) - Friday 16 June 2023 (00:00)
Location
University of Birmingham - Edgbaston - B15 2TT
Description
An interdisciplinary approach to Coward's influence beyond the realm of the theatre - novelist, short story writer; composer, lyricist, singer; actor, screen writer and director as well as the figure of Coward himself.
literary-twilight-zone-315
28Jun

The Literary Twilight Zone: Nonfictional Fiction, 1820–1920

Dates
Wednesday 28 June 2023 (00:00)
Location
Muirhead Tower 12th Floor Suite
Description
This one-day academic workshop, hosted by the Nineteenth-Century Centre, brings together scholars interested in fiction's relationships with the creation of knowledge.
29Jun

Pre-reflective Agency conference

Dates
Thursday 29 June 2023 (08:30-17:45)
Location
Edgbaston Park Hotel 53 Edgbaston Park Road Birmingham B15 2RS
Description
[Internal] Pre-reflective Agency conference 'The piecemeal business' constitutive of our ethical lives
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30Aug

EuroSLA 32

Dates
Wednesday 30 August (00:00) - Saturday 2 September 2023 (00:00)
Location
Aston Webb building, University of Birmingham
Description
The 32nd Conference of the European Second Language Association