Events from the 15 October 2022
This online training course provides a simple, contextual overview of international boundaries and the practical measures that can be taken to resolve international boundary disputes. Through a series of short online lectures and a final practical exercise, the course explores the relevance of borders and looks at land and maritime boundary disputes, before covering methods available for dispute resolution.
01 January 2021 - 31 December 2023
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Meet Cuthbert Tunstall: bishop, scholar, diplomat, builder, and author of England’s first maths book, celebrating its 500th anniversary this year. He might just be the most important man in Tudor England that you’ve never heard of.
31 July 2022 - 31 March 2023
The ancient Egyptian king Amunhotep III was the grandfather of the famous boy king Tutankhamun.
01 October 2022 - 21 May 2023
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
This exhibition showcases the work of the professional artists and craftswomen who do so much to preserve and transfer traditional knowledge and skills, adapting them for new audiences and popularising Central Asian folk art. Alongside photographs of the women practicing a variety of traditional craft techniques will be examples of their textile work.
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11 October 2022 - 12 January 2023
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
We are once again looking forward to partnering the annual Durham Book Festival, set to take place from 13 – 16 October.
13 October 2022 - 16 October 2022
7:30 PM - 6:30 PM
14 October 2022 - 15 October 2022
Holgate Conference Centre Grey College and Online
Join one of the UK’s most prolific broadcasters and authors at this Durham Book Festival event, as he talks about his love for the poet W. H. Auden and the County Durham landscapes that inspired him. Jeremy Vine will be chaired by Dr Abbie Garrington from our Department of English Studies, with an introduction from Professor Karen O’Brien, Vice-Chancellor, Durham University.
15 October 2022
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Durham Book Festival is thrilled to present two of the most exciting voices in contemporary fiction, Jessica Andrews and Natasha Brown, who will be chaired by Dr Naomi Booth from our Department of English Studies.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Gala Theatre Studio
More Fiya is an exciting collection of Black British poetry, edited by Kayo Chingonyi from our Department of English Studies, that celebrates the legacy and evolution of the Black British poetry scene over the last 20 years and the crosscurrents that join music, performance and verse.
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM