Events and exhibitions
Find out what events are taking place and what’s coming up. All our events are free to attend.
Manchester Digital Collections: Getting to Know Gaskell
18 May 2021, 7pm-8pm
Elizabeth Gaskell fanatic or new to her novels? Explore digitised documents in this online event with Curator Jessica Smith, resident researcher Zoe Miller, a specialist in gender..
Call for Submissions: International Online Symposium – “Travel in a modernizing world (1700-1840): Materiality, Transformation and Representation”
12 - 13 July 2021,
The conference will take place via Zoom. John Urry’s seminal work, The Tourist Gaze (1990), initiated a “cultural turn” in travel studies, leading to an exploration of how t..
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