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Monday 20th November 2017

Understanding our multilingual world exhibition - Being Human festival

Understanding our multilingual world exhibition - Being Human festival
Date
18 - 24/11/2017
Location:
Meadows library
Description
Taken by members of the public, photographs will display what multilingualism means to different people and their communities.

Gallery tour of the exhibition 'Collected Words' - Being Human festival

Gallery tour of the exhibition 'Collected Words' - Being Human festival
Date
20/11/2017
Location:
Nottingham Lakeside Arts
Description
Join one of the curators for a guided tour of the Manuscripts and Special Collections' City of Literature exhibition Collected Words.

Encounters: Writers and Translators in Conversation

Date
20/11/2017
Location:
A01 Highfield House
Description
Ursula Krechel (German author of Landgericht, 2012) and Mandy Wight (translator into English) to read from their work, talk about theory and practice of translation and answer questions from the audience.
Tuesday 21st November 2017

Understanding our multilingual world exhibition - Being Human festival

Understanding our multilingual world exhibition - Being Human festival
Date
18 - 24/11/2017
Location:
Meadows library
Description
Taken by members of the public, photographs will display what multilingualism means to different people and their communities.

Switchboard II - Being Human festival

Switchboard II - Being Human festival
Date
21/11/2017
Location:
Low Pavement
Description
Enter a phone booth and leave your own answer machine messages, imagining calls yet to be made.

The rise, fall and revival of the modern bookshop - Being Human festival

The rise, fall and revival of the modern bookshop - Being Human festival
Date
21/11/2017
Description
Explore how independent bookshops have been important institutions in the development of modern literature and culture.
Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Understanding our multilingual world exhibition - Being Human festival

Understanding our multilingual world exhibition - Being Human festival
Date
18 - 24/11/2017
Location:
Meadows library
Description
Taken by members of the public, photographs will display what multilingualism means to different people and their communities.

Hungry for words? Let's talk about food – with men. Being Human festival

Hungry for words? Let's talk about food – with men. Being Human festival
Date
22/11/2017
Description
Calling all men! Join a cafe drop-in session to tell your thoughts about food.

Research seminar, 22 November 2017

Date
22/11/2017
Location:
Machicado Suite, University Park, Willoughby Hall
Description
Hannes Ziegler (GHIL), Elusive Diplomacy: Saxon Conflict Management in the later Sixteenth Century

Losing yourself in a book – the 'Boots Booklovers Library'. Being Human festival

Losing yourself in a book – the 'Boots Booklovers Library'. Being Human festival
Date
22/11/2017
Location:
Five Leaves Bookshop
Description
This talk will remember the style and elegance of the libraries which were show pieces of contemporary interior design and most importantly the stories of the librarians who worked there.
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