Events from the 20 June 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
This afternoon workshop will offer ten-minute presentations on the theme of 'outside'. Centring on Art Writing's mobility as a form and its intuitive correspondence with visual culture, the workshop will take an aptly creative-critical focus, providing a forum in which scholars and practitioners may present works-in-progress, new writings or ideas that might occur between (or, indeed, 'outside') disciplines, departments, or definitions.
20 June 2022
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Elvet Riverside 141
Please join us for an online panel discussion of the old County Hall, its merits, flaws, and its role in Durham’s environment
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
The medieval European mappa mundi looked back and forward in time: from the Creation of the world in Genesis to its redemption as interpreted by the Christian Gospel.
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
An IMEMS Public Lecture by Dr Philip A. Shaw, with a performance by Hazelsong Theatre Company
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Durham Town Hall, Market Place, Durham. DH1 3NJ
What happened to mining communities when the last of the pits closed is the focus of this free online talk by Emeritus Professor Ray Hudson from our Department of Geography. The event will be hosted by Professor Rob Lynes CMG, Principal of Stephenson College.
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
In this talk, Fusako Innami will explore the work of Japanese writers—such as Nobel Prize winner Yasunari Kawabata, Jun’ichiro Tanizaki, Junnosuke Yoshiyuki and Rieko Matsuura—to analyse the desire for touch in modern Japanese fiction.
6:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Dare you meet the White Dragon of Durham, slumbering in Brancepeth Castle’s Armour Gallery?
20 June 2022 - 17 July 2022
10:00 PM - 4:30 PM