Announcing the launch of the new Iqbal Centre for the Study of Contemporary of Islam. The Centre promotes the interdisciplinary study of contemporary Islam as an intellectual tradition and critical engagement with the foundational Islamic texts.
2016 marks the bicentenary of Lord Byron’s dramatic poem ‘Manfred’.
Applications are invited for the latest round of Short-Term Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Leeds Humanities Research Institute.
An exhibition charting the rise of synthetic fibres in everyday fashion: a collaboration between Enterprise of Culture, the Yorkshire Fashion Archive and ULITA - an Archive of International Textiles. Starts at 9:30 am.
Raluca Radulescu, Professor of Medieval Literature, Institute for Medieval & Early Modern Studies, Bangor University Starts at 6:00 pm.
Delivered by Dr Valentina Costantini (Visiting Fellow, IMS) ‘Meat, butchers and public order: late medieval Siena in a European perspective’. Refreshments will be provided following the paper. Starts at 5:15 pm.