The Arts and Humanities Faculty is home to several areas of world-leading and internationally excellent research and we pride ourselves on our innovation in teaching and learning.

Our research areas include Art, Media and Design (Manchester School of Art); Humanities, Languages and Social Science; and Fashion (Manchester Fashion Institute). Below you can see Key Faculty Events taking place across the 2019-2020 year.

 Lucy Simpson is RAH! Festival Program Co-Ordinator in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at Manchester Met. Any questions about the program can be directed to: lucy.simpson@mmu.ac.uk

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10th International Conference on: The Image

2019 Special Focus – Technostorytelling: Past, Present, Future

Date: 5th – 6th September 2019

Location: Manchester School of Art

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Manchester School of Art MA Show

Showcasing the work of Manchester School of Art’s postgraduate students

Date: 27th September – 6th October 2019

Private View: Thursday 26th September, 5.30pm - 9pm

Location: Manchester School of Art

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Gothic Manchester Festival 2019

The 7th annual Gothic Manchester Festival will be themed on ‘Gothic Times’

Date: October 2019

Location: Greater Manchester

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Manchester School of Art MA Fine Art Show

Showcasing the work of Manchester School of Art’s postgraduate students in fine art

Date: 12th — 27th October 2019

Private View: Friday 11th October 2019

Location: HOMEMcr

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National Creative Writing Industry Day

Now returning for its fifth year, this conference is dedicated to new writers aspiring to publication

Date: Friday 1st November 2019

Location: Geoffrey Manton Building

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GLAD PhD and Research Symposium

Date: Thursday 5th December 2019

Location: Manchester Metropolitan University

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GLAD 22nd Annual Conference

Art & Design Education – where do we go from here?

Date: Friday 6th December 2019

Location: Benzie Building

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English: Shared Futures 2020

Celebrating and exploring the intellectual strength, diversity, and creativity of English language, literature, and creative writing in the UK and across the world

Date: 26th – 28th June 2020

Location: Manchester/ and Salford

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Professorial Inauguration Lecture Series

The inaugural lectures provide an opportunity for our most prolific and successful researchers to update us on their current projects and future research plans, and to share their research insights with the wider public. All lectures are free and open to all.

Date: Throughout the academic year

Location: Geoffrey Manton Building

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Manchester Writing School

Many of our writers will be taking part in panels and delivering workshops.

Date: Throughout the academic year

Location: Various

Find more details on the Manchester Writing School website

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Manchester Game Studies Network

The Manchester Game Studies Network (MSGN) have a range of events throughout the year

Date: Throughout the academic year

Location: Various

Find out more on the Manchester Game Studies Network website

 

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Olivia Hardman

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