Research events

Research events play an important role in our active research culture. Academic staff from the University and other institutions come together with students to share and debate the latest ideas and developments.

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9 May - 3 September 201918:00

The Painters of the City: North Africa 1880-1920

This exhibition explores a mystery which also constitutes a unique moment in the history of art. In the last years of the nineteenth century and the first decades of the twentieth century, new forms of painting emerged on and around buildings in cities and towns across north Africa. They were identifiably related to existing cultural forms – especially tattoos , textiles and jewellery – but their sudden appearance in the form of murals and frescoes was unprecedented.. Full details
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25 July 201913:00

Understanding women's mental health across the lifecourse

The aim of this workshop is to bring researchers together across the University of Exeter, and beyond, with an interest in understanding women’s mental health. The workshop will convene a multi-disciplinary group with shared substantive interests, but who take different approaches to research on this topic.. Full details
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12 September 201914:00

Politics of Wonder: Difference and Dignity in Nature and Society

Half Day Workshop Hosted by the Dept of Politics' Centre for Political Thought & Egenis' Centre for the Study of Life Sciences, featuring a range of guest speakers including Prof. Jeremy Bendik-Keymer (Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA), Prof. Amy Linch (Pennsylvania State University, USA), Dr. Urszula Lisowska (University of Wrocław, Poland), Prof. Christopher Gill (University of Exeter, UK), Dr. Jack Griffiths (University of Exeter, UK). Full details
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14 October 201915:30

EGENIS seminar series: Oliver Thorn

Title and abstract TBA. Full details
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18 October 201910:00

Rob Merkin: Plenary Session, Asia-Pacific Insurance Conference

Asia-Pacific Insurance Conference October 2017, Singapore. Full details
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18 October 201915:00

St Luke's Day Lecture by Professor Daniel Mujis (Head of Research at Ofsted)

Lecture title to be confirmed. Full details
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21 October 201915:30

EGENIS seminar series: Prof Marc Slors (Radboud University)

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28 October 201915:30

EGENIS seminar series: Richard Ostler (Rothamsted Research)

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26 November 201913:00

Lecture by Professor Joe Elliott (Durham University)

Title to be confirmed. Full details
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17 - 18 December 2019

Archaeological Perspectives on Conversion to Islam and Islamisation in Africa

Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th December 2019, Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter, UK. Full details
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4 February 202016:30

Lecture by Dr Antonio Olmedo (University of Bristol)

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10 March 202013:00

GSE Lecture Series - speaker to be confirmed

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5 May 202016:30

Lecture by Dr Aratha Sriprakash (Cambridge University)

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9 June 202013:00

Lecture by Dr Sam Friedman (The London School of Economics and Political Science)

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