Past events

Fear Research Network Seminar – Fear, Legal Victimhood and ‘Fraudulent’ Religion in Contemporary Japan

15:00 - 16:00 11 July 2024

Ioannis Gaitanidis (Chiba University) In the aftermath of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s assa...

SCAFFOLDING and THE ORANGE ROOM: Lauren Elkin & Rosie Price in conversation

17:30 - 19:00 10 July 2024

We're delighted to be hosting the Manchester launch of Lauren Elkin's SCAFFOLDING and Rosie Price's...

Culture Monday, Wild and Musical Edition

10:00 - 13:00 8 July 2024

Manchester Museum opens its doors for a special day of culture and music for anyone aged 50 and over...

Capture the K-Culture - 2024 Korean culture promotion event

1 July - 30 September 2024

This project is designed to promote Korean culture to the public with students' creativity and their...

Chinese calligraphy evening course (27 June - 25 July)

17:00 - 19:00 27 June 2024

Calligraphy (shufa) is the traditional art of writing Chinese characters, and a fundamental part of...

Empire and the Affective Archive: Understanding Bureaucracy, Emotion, and Activism in Records of the Colonial Object III

15:30 - 16:30 25 June 2024

The third workshop of the Empire and the Affective Archive series is entitled 'Affective Archives an...

Researcher Development Workshop, The Polish Studies Group (PSG) at the British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies (BASEES)

20 - 21 June 2024

This two-day workshop provides graduate training to PhD researchers working on projects related to P...

Animals and the Archive

14 June - 23 July 2024

This one-day workshop brings emerging and established scholars together to explore how archival sour...

Estival Grade One-athon

14:00 - 15:00 14 June 2024

UoM students learn a completely new instrument and fundraise for the Olympias Music Foundation. The...

East Asian Studies Seminar: Edward Boyle (Nichibunken, Kyoto, Japan) on 'Heritage Contestation and Borders of Memory in the Asia Pacific'

15:30 - 17:00 14 June 2024

This talk will introduce the notion of Borders of Memory as a means to analyse contests over sites...