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Upcoming Events

A full list of the events sponsored by the Institute in concert with the Department's research groups.

Online Seminar

Hosted by Histories of Activism Research Group

'Small Acts of Rebellion’: Resistance that is not a Spectacle

Thursday 28 April, from 3-5pm

The Histories of Activism Research Group is hosting an online multidisciplinary seminar, 'Small Acts of Rebellion’: Resistance that is not a Spectacle. The seminar will feature three short presentations of postgraduate research – including two by Humanities Department doctoral students - and has been organised by our first-year PhD student, Meghmala Bhattacharya. Please email for the MS Teams link. All welcome!





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