Wed 20 Mar 2019, 17:30 Enemies to the State: Towards a Politics of Resistance
In her inaugural lecture, Professor Angelique Richardson of the Department of English will look at ways in which the smartest thinkers have challenged biologistic notions of class and race and ask what we might learn from them in the context of an aggressive anti-immigration environment and eugenic ideas.
Mon 25 Mar 2019, 11:30 – 14:30 Creativity Is...‘Creativity is…’ is a drop-in workshop hosted by the Arts& Culture team that asks students how they activate their creativity.
Tue 26 Mar 2019, 17:00 – 21:00 Sacred Spaces Through TimeSacred Spaces Through Time is a photography exhibition by Charis Skafida, a third year undergraduate student in Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Exeter. Her exhibition captures Christian Orthodox Churches in Athens, Greece.
Thu 28 Mar 2019, 18:15 Shark and Chips?
The sale of shark meat in fish and chip shops was dramatically uncovered by a team at the University of Exeter led by Dr Andrew Griffiths, who in this talk, will tell the story behind his headline-grabbing work that recently identified threatened sharks on sale to the British public.
Thu 28 Mar 2019, 18:30 – 20:00 Lightbox and XTV present: The Tangle & Ice Age ComingStudent societies Lightbox: the Creative Collective, XTV and artist Anna Best have come together with Arts and Culture at the University of Exeter to showcase their intriguing, thought-provoking films – The Tangle (Anna Best), and Ice Age Coming (XTV).
Fri 29 Mar 2019, 19:30 John Rutter's Gloria
Gloria by John Rutter, presented jointly by Exeter University Choir and Budleigh Salterton Male Voice Choir in the wonderful setting of Exeter Cathedral
22 Feb – 29 Mar 2019, 17:00 See Shells and Climate ChangeAn exhibition by Professor James Scourse and Phil Dyke, that explores our emotional reaction to climate change through an instillation of one thousand porcelain bowls.
Fri 29 Mar 2019, 18:00 – 19:30 College of Humanities - Creative Dialogues Series - Nick Davies
In this latest free event in the Creative Dialogues series, Nick Davies, investigative journalist, writer, and documentary maker, will be in conversation with Don Boyd Hon DLitt, film director, producer, screenwriter, and novelist.
Wed 24 Apr 2019, 10:00 – 16:45 Certaine Wytches Conference: Persecution and PossibilityA symposium which explores the historic witches of Exeter and beyond as well as the concept of the witch in modern culture, through the medium of presentations given by artists and academics. This event accompanies the Certaine Wytches Fear, Myth & Magic exhibition at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen.