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Saturday, March 24, 2018


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Events / Exhibitions


Listings of relevant external and MMU training opportunities as well as latest announcements and updates from the PAHC Researchers Development Programme 2017 -18 (a full listing of Training related posts – including videos from the RDP 2017-18 sessions uploaded to Vimeo – can be found on the ‘Training‘ page).

Poster Design Workshop, 14th Mar, 1-2.30pm

Postgraduate Arts & Humanities Centre POSTER DESIGN WORKSHOP Wednesday -14th March, 1pm-2.30pm BS2.10 Booking essential: k.johnson@mmu.ac.uk There a few spaces left on this workshop… contact Kate Johnson.

PAHC Student and Staff Forum, Wednesday 14th Mar 13.00 – 14.30

Righton open space on first floor All research students in Arts and Humanities are warmly invited to this termly forum. We would like to hear...


Have something to say or an issue you’d like to raise awareness about? We welcome opinion pieces, articles and open letters from PGRs and staff about contemporary issues within the Arts & Humanities of interest to the wider PAHC community. Contact Lewis Sykes, HARTSONLINE Coordinator – L.Sykes@mmu.ac.uk – or use the online form on the ‘Contact‘ page.

UK faces freeze-out from EU agencies and research

via Research Professional Brexit guidelines from Brussels make grim reading for academics By Eleni Courea, 14 Mar 18, 09:00 The UK’s future relationship with European agencies and research...

Hylas and the numpties

I don’t know if it’s still there, but on the V&A’s cast of Michelangelo’s David in the Cast Courts there used to be a tiny brass...

Manchester: A city for artists?

Manchester’s largest and longest surviving studio groups, Rogue Artists’ Studios and MASA are facing closure. In an expanded version of his contribution to the...

Payment in a Diverse Landscape: Beyond the Gallery

Amanda Ravetz, Jack Roberts, Lucy Wright Complex questions surround artists’ engagement and relationship with galleries. What does gallery representation mean for practising artists? Should those...

About the Postgraduate Arts and Humanities Centre (PAHC), Faculty of Arts and Humanities

PAHC was formed in 2017 from the merger of the Manchester School of Art, Manchester Fashion Institute and the Faculty of Humanities, Languages and Social Science. It offers an integrated programme with a clear and distinctive academic and intellectual identity. Our rationale is built around re-imagining forms of knowledge creation through multidisciplinary, cross faculty approaches which play to the unique strengths of the university’s radical history of generating knowledge through praxis. As a modern university, we have a tradition of engaged research, often delivered through collaboration and reflected in an openness to partnerships inside and outside academia. Alongside traditional disciplinary-based approaches PAHC highlights applied, practice-based and inter and multidisciplinary methodologies and promotes projects with elements of social, cultural and public engagement.

PAHC provides research and skills training through our Researcher Development Programme (RDP) workshops and events. The RDP is a focus for our research community and aims to provide a foundation for the understanding of the wider culture and society.

PAHC is a vigorous research community of over 250 postgraduate and early career researchers in the Arts and Humanities with an agenda to do and act in the world in ways that are relevant to society and its cultures through academically rigorous and ethical research.

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From the latest Calls for Papers, conferences, events, news and opportunities aimed at postgraduates and staff in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. Updated regularly, there are listings that cover everything from university events to international conferences.

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