Term 2 Programme of Events

Running from January to April 2020

 

View the events programme for January to April: 

 

Unfortunately RAH! is unable to run any events until after 30th June 2020.

 

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For our full schedule of events, please visit our 'Upcoming Events' page.

 

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“My Dear Mr Ruskin….” Friendship, Inspiration and Scandal

Date: Until Monday 1st June 2020

Included in House admission (£5 /£4)

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Ruskin in His Sudy at Brantwood. Credit: The Ruskin Museum, Coniston

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Curious Things: A Glimpse into the International Mail Art Archive of Michael Leigh and Hazel Jones

Date: 16th September 2019 – 3rd April 2020

FREE

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The International Pursuit of Modernism

Date: 9th – 25th January 2020

FREE

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Professor Kristina Niedderer: Designing for Mindful Responsibility

Date: Monday 13th January 2020

FREE

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Future Mobility Symposium 2020

Date: Tuesday 14th January 2020

FREE

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Interruptions: Bryony Gillard and invited guests

Date: Tuesday 14th January 2020

FREE

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The History of Gothic Cinema: HOME course

Date: 14th January 2020 – 3rd March 2020

£60/£80

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LGBTQ+ Histories

Date: Wednesday 15th January 2020

FREE

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Games and Public Engagement

Date: Wednesday 15th January 2020

FREE

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Interruptions: Nick Jordan

Date: Thursday 16th January 2020

FREE

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Interruptions: John Powell-Jones

Date: Tuesday 21st January 2020

FREE

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“A dupe to the puffs and tricks of all kinds of dealers!” Fake Latin Inscriptions and their Collection in Eighteenth Century England

Date: Wednesday 22nd January 2020

FREE

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Citizen participation 2.0

Date: Wednesday 22nd January 2020

FREE

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Portico Prize Shortlist Readings

Date: Wednesday 22nd January 2020

£7 - £10

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Ascetism and Ethics

Date: Thursday 23rd January 2020

FREE

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Interruptions: ARM

Date: Thursday 23rd January 2020

FREE

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Weavers Factory Textile Showcase

Date: Friday 24th January 2020 – Tuesday 4th February 2020

FREE

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Oak Earth Day: John Ruskin, Ecology and Creativity

Date: Friday 24th January 2020

FREE

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Responding to Drug Related Deaths

Date: Tuesday 28th January 2020

FREE

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English Teacher/Librarian networking event, hosted by Carol Ann Duffy

Date: Tuesday 28th January 2020

FREE

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Playing Cleopatra

Date: Wednesday 29th January 2020

FREE

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Sport, control and order

Date: Wednesday 29th January 2020

FREE

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#MagicCarpet: Of wandering and weaving, of digits and the digital, of craft and craftiness

Exhibition dates: 30th January – 4th April2020

Public View: Thursday 30th January 2020

Panel Discussion: TO BE REARRANGED

FREE

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Professor Sarah Galvani: The reality is messy: substance use, relationships and power

Date: Monday 3rd February 2020

FREE

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RCASS Early Career Research Showcase

 Date: Tuesday 4th February 2020

FREE

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Castration envy: Queerness and the galli priests of Cybele in Republican Rome

Date: Wednesday 5th February 2020

FREE

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Smart Cities’ Environmental Dreams and Their Dirty Material Politics

Date: Wednesday 5th February 2020

FREE

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Expertise by Experience: Challenges and Prospects for Mental Health Research Methodology

Date: Wednesday 5th February 2020

FREE

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Modern Playhouses: An architectural history of Britain’s ‘new theatres’’

Date: Wednesday 5th February 2020

FREE

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Provocation 01: What are architects (good) for?

Date: Thursday 6th February 2020

FREE

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The 2020 U.S. Presidential Elections: What Happens Next?

Date: Thursday 6th February 2020

FREE

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A Talk With Adeela Suleman

Date: Friday 7th February 2020

FREE

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2019 Manchester Writing Competition Gala

Date: Friday 7th February 2020

FREE

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Yelena Popova 'The Scholar Stones Project'

Date: Friday 7th February 2020 - Friday 27th March 2020

FREE

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Mapping technology-based mobile immersive media, poetry, soundart, and their applicability to arts-science-history crossovers

Date: Tuesday 11th Feburary 2020

FREE

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Live-Action Roleplaying Games: Monsters, Props and Philosophy

Date: Wednesday 12th Feburary 2020

FREE

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Writers at Manchester Met: Rachel Mann & Karen Solie

Date: Thursday 13th February 2020

FREE

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Words and Music: James Joyce and Anthony Burgess

Date: Thursday 13th February 2020

£4

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Provocations: Knowing from the Inside

Date: Thursday 13th February 2020

FREE

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'Gender: A Graphic Guide' Book Launch and Keynote

Date: Friday 14th February 2020

FREE

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The “Love Writing” Series Launch

Date: Saturday 15th February 2020

£10

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Europe and the Child: Crisis, Activism and Culture

Date: Wednesday 19th February 2020

FREE

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An Audience with Dean Atta

Date: Wednesday 19th February 2020

FREE

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Provocation 03: Does Architecture Make You Nervous?

Date: Thursday 20th February 2020

FREE

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Paper Geographies

Date: 20th February - 25th April 2020

FREE

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The Poetry Exchange

Date: Friday 21 – Saturday 22 February 2020

FREE

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An Evening with Award-Winning Author Alex Wheatle: ‘My Life Journey and Why I Write'

Date: Monday 24th February 2020

FREE

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BEYOND "There's always a black issue Dear" film screening & Q&A

Date: Tuesday 25th February 2020

FREE

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Brexit: What has happened and where are we headed?

Date: Tuesday 25th February 2020

FREE

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John Held, Jr on Mail Art

Date: Tuesday 25th February 2020

FREE

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Pencil Puzzles and Computational Intelligence

Date: Wednesday 26th February 2020

FREE

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Professor Jean Sprackland Book Launch: ‘These Silent Mansions’

Date: Thursday 2nd April 2020

FREE

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Youth: Moss Side Portraits of MCs

Date: Thursday 27th February 2020

FREE

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To lose one’s bearings: Levinas on solitude, art and confinement

Date: Friday 28th February 2020

FREE

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Ludocapitalism: structure, culture, agents

Date: Friday 28th February 2020

FREE

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Roots and Research: 12th Annual Postgraduate Conference

Date: Wednesday 4th March 2020

FREE

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The Beauty and the Terror: An Alternative History of the Italian Renaissance

Date: Tuesday 10th March 2020

FREE

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Regendering the Tetrarchy

Date: Wednesday 11th March 2020

FREE

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Romanticising the New Silk Road: The Visuals of Chinese-Russian Media

Date: Wednesday 11th March 2020

FREE

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Serious Games, Games and the Internet of Things

Date: Wednesday 11th March 2020

FREE

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Dr Moa Carlsson: Computer Aided Visions of the British Industrial Landscape (1965-1988)

Date: Wednesday 11th March 2020

FREE

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Provocation 05: Designing for the Unimaginable

Date: Thursday 12th March 2020

FREE

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