Events from the 30 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
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
These are provisional dates and if COVID-19 restrictions allow.
27 June 2022 - 01 July 2022
This online conference will consider the writer and translator Lafcadio Hearn (Koizumi Yakumo, 1850-1904) and his significance for conceptions of global and transnational cultural exchange, both in the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries and in his legacies today.
29 June 2022 - 01 July 2022
Online (via Zoom)
Encounter rebellious spirits and abominable monsters as they prowl the halls of Brancepeth Castle this summer.
30 June 2022
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
JC Gaillard in person reading group and drinks reception, 30th June 2022 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Join the Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience for a one-off reading group tutorial surrounding his new book ‘The Invention of Disaster: Power and Knowledge in Discourses on Hazard and Vulnerability’. The reading group will be followed by drinks reception. Room to be confirmed.
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
w007, department of geography, Lower Mountjoy, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LE