Events

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Upcoming events

  • I Ursula Book Launch

    Friday, 31 January 2020, 7pm for a 7.30pm start

    Ruth Stacy releases her new collection of poetry I,Ursula described as a revealing "the frank and often stark geographies of mental health and the playful and often political complexities of the muse."

  • Jamie Thrasivoulou in conversation with Jonathan Davidson

    Tuesday, 04 February 2020, 7pm for a 7.30pm start

    Jamie Thrasivoulou treats us to a spoken word performance. Thrasivoulou explores aspects of masculinity, mental health, criminality, class, loss and addiction within the climate of neoliberal Britain. He combines strong imagery, wordplay and a distinct Midlands vernacular to convey the world he writes about. Jonathan Davidson has worked for over twenty-five years in arts management and literature development. He is joint-founder and Associate Director of the Birmingham Literature Festival, Chief Executive of Writing West Midlands and Director of Midland Creative Projects Limited. He

  • Get Into Teaching pop-up event

    Thursday, 13 February 2020, 10am-3pm

    Our free Get Into Teaching pop-up events are a perfect opportunity to find out more about life as a teacher and training routes into teaching.

  • ’Integration of Health and Social Care: the Hunting of the Snark!’ - A Public Health Lecture of Professor David Croisdale-Appleby

    Thursday, 13 February 2020, 5.15 arrival for 5.30 start

    A year after the government announced its Long Term Plan for the NHS and a few months since it announced the Interim People Plan for the NHS, Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships and Integrated Care Systems are working throughout England, to integrate Healthcare and Social Care by bringing together the NHS, Local Authorities, primary care and the voluntary sector in local areas. The University of Worcester has invited Professor David Croisdale-Appleby to provide an international perspective on integration and an informed independent view of how this is working and evolving.

  • JACK EVANS - Part of the Art House Open Lecture Series

    Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 4.30-6.30pm

    The Open Lecture Series is a collaboration between Worcester School of Art’s Fabrication Research Group and Meadow Arts. Some of the most exciting contemporary artists working in the UK and internationally visit Worcester to talk about their artwork, wider research, and processes they use. The talks are hosted at The Art House, accessible to students across the university and members of the public, and are free to attend.

  • ALIA PATHAN -Part of the Art House Open Lecture Series

    Thursday, 20 February 2020, 4.30-6.30pm.

    The Open Lecture Series is a collaboration between Worcester School of Art’s Fabrication Research Group and Meadow Arts. Some of the most exciting contemporary artists working in the UK and internationally visit Worcester to talk about their artwork, wider research, and processes they use. The talks are hosted at The Art House, accessible to students across the university and members of the public, and are free to attend.

  • Poetry reading with Luke Kennard and Isabel Galleymore.

    Tuesday, 03 March 2020, 7pm for a 7.30pm start

    A poetry reading from Luke Kennard, award winning British poet and critic and Isabel Galleymore, poet and lecturer at the University of Birmingham.

  • SALLY PAYEN - Part of the Art House Open Lecture Series

    Wednesday, 11 March 2020, 4.30-6.30pm.

    The Open Lecture Series is a collaboration between Worcester School of Art’s Fabrication Research Group and Meadow Arts. Some of the most exciting contemporary artists working in the UK and internationally visit Worcester to talk about their artwork, wider research, and processes they use. The talks are hosted at The Art House, accessible to students across the university and members of the public, and are free to attend.

  • Open Day

    Saturday, 28 March 2020, 10am - 3pm

    Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. Explore the campus, meet our lecturers and talk to current students.

  • Lost Futures: Representing the Displaced Child - University of Worcester Conference 7th April 2020

    Tuesday, 07 April 2020

    This interdisciplinary one-day conference at the University of Worcester, 7th April 2020, will explore contemporary social, historical and cultural manifestations of the displaced child as such a figure ‘worthy of enquiry’ to show that concerns regarding lost or uncertain futures haunt the subject as a defining feature of the present.

  • Poetry Reading with Helen Ivory and Martin Figura

    Tuesday, 07 April 2020, 7pm for a 7.30pm start

    Poetry readings from Helen Ivory, a poet and visual artist and poet Martin Figura whose work includes biting satire and darker tones.

  • Book launch of 2019 Creative Writing Prize winners.

    Friday, 01 May 2020, 7pm for a 7.30pm start

    The book launches of the creative writing prize winners Kelly Williams and Miguel Guerreiro Lourenço who will both be reading from their new collections.