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Past Futures: Temporality and Space in the Middle Ages Call for Papers - Deadline: 31st January This is a call for papers for the University of Bristol's Centre for Medieval Studies 23rd annual postgraduate conference on the theme: ‘Past Futures: Temporality and Space in the Middle Ages’. This is an interdisciplinary event taking place at the Woodland Road precinct on the 3rd-4th March 2017. Prospective speakers are invited to submit abstracts of up to 300 words for 20-minute presentations,…
Transculturation: Encounters in the Modern Period, 1830 - Present  Tuesday 30 May 2017 University of York Deadline for abstracts: 12 March 2017 This interdisciplinary one-day symposium aims to give postgraduate researchers at any level or point in their studies an opportunity to come together to develop debates around transculturation - the idea of works and people responding to production, reproduction and reception at different times and in different places,…
The Brilliant Club is an award-winning charity that recruits, trains and pays doctoral and post-doctoral researchers to deliver programmes of university-style teaching to small tutorial groups of high-performing pupils in schools that serve disadvantaged communities. Over the course of the 2015-16 academic year, The Brilliant Club placed over 400 researchers in schools across the UK, where they worked with over 8000 pupils.…
Please remember to complete your M3C Research Festival student participation survey by the 23 January: https://nottingham.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/midlands3cities-research-festival-survey https://nottingham.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/midlands3cities-research-festival-survey This is a fantastic opportunity for M3C DTP students to showcase the excellent research that is taking place within our DTP.  M3C DTP Research Festival 2017  
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A response to ‘Krísis: Critical Interventions’ symposium (Friday 29th October 2016) by n0422017@ntu.ac.uk and n0381003@ntu.ac.uk   The art exhibition, Krísis, is curated by Something Human, https://postcolonialstudiescentre.wordpress.com/2016/11/30/critical-interventions-home-belonging-and-krisis-by-sofia-aatkar-and-richard-bromhall/#_edn1[1] and is presented in collaboration with Nottingham Trent University, Bonington Gallery and Nottingham Contemporary.…
The 10th October marked the World Day against the Death Penalty and, to commemorate this, the FCO arranged a round table meeting with those who work in government and academia alike to discuss Sharia law and the death penalty. The United Kingdom maintains a firm stance against the death penalty and actively encourages those countries who still administer the death penalty to move towards abolition. The speakers at the meeting were Professor Jon Yorke (Birmingham City University),…
By Amna Nazir https://vpp.midlands3cities.ac.uk/display/amnanazirbcuacuk/Welcome and Alice Storey https://vpp.midlands3cities.ac.uk/display/AliceStoreybcuacuk/Alice+Storey (M3C funded PhD researchers) The United Nations Human Rights Council (UN HRC) was established in 2006 through resolution 60/251 http://www2.ohchr.org/english/bodies/hrcouncil/docs/A.RES.60.251_En.pdf of the UN General Assembly and, along with it, the Universal Periodic Review http://www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/UPR/Pages/UPRMain.…

 

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