Monday, November 27, 2017 -
Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, EH1 1SR Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Join historical novelist Heather Richardson for a talk and tour of Thomas Aikenhead’s Edinburgh. The event will start with a virtual tour of old Edinburgh on a newly-created interactive map of the city, followed by a walk around some of the key locations in Aikenhead’s short life.
Thursday, November 23, 2017 -
The Hub Theatre, Walton Hall, The Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA
The Open University opens the doors to its Walton Hall campus for a performance by The Open University Choir of the world première of A different kind of urban, the piece it has commissioned for Milton Keynes’ 50th birthday. Milton Keynes author Judi Moore’s lyrics celebrate the new town, its history, geography, diversity and culture. Her text is set to music by composer and Open University Associate Lecturer in Music Liz Lane, whose Antiphonary for brass and percussion is also included in the concert.
Saturday, November 18, 2017 -
Milton Keynes Gallery Project Space and Milton Keynes Theatre 900 Midsummer Boulevard, Milton Keynes, MK9 3QA
In the city’s 50th anniversary year, a day of family activities brings together leading FASS researchers to uncover and share it’s cultural life, including a literary treasure hunt, writing workshop, film, photograps, theatre, music, literary walking tours and public talks.
Friday, November 10, 2017 -
The Open University, Library (Seminar Rooms 1 & 2), Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA
On Friday 10th November 2017, the International Centre for the History of Crime, Policing and Justice at the Open University will be hosting the next in its regular seminar series. Four papers will be presented; programme details are given on the booking form.
Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA
The Open University in collaboration with The University of Greenwich and The University of York are pleased to host an international multidisciplinary conference looking at how participatory and creative research methods create a space for exploring, sharing and documenting processes of belonging and place-making that is crucial to understanding migration, citizenship and belonging.
Thursday, November 2, 2017 -
Old Fire Station Theatre, 40 George St, Oxford OX1 2AQ
Fragments is a work-in-progress performance inspired by the surviving scraps of papyrus
Friday, October 27, 2017 -
Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road, London, N7 6PA
This workshop addresses the UK social science community's need to gain a better understanding of how participatory action research (PAR) approaches engage marginalised groups in research as co-producers of knowledge. The workshop combines methodological and practical experience of walking methods, participatory theatre methods and how we might combine them.