Events in the School of Social Sciences

Find out more about events, seminars and public lectures in the School of Social Sciences.

Macro Seminar - Giulio Fella (Queen Mary)

16:00 - 17:00 02 March 2021

Title: TBA

MET Seminar - Tat-How Teh

12:00 - 13:00 03 March 2021

Title: Should platforms be allowed to sell on their own marketplaces Info: National University of Singapore, https://tehtathow.weebly.com/

Philosophy Research Seminar - Dr Alex Silk (Birmingham)

15:15 - 16:50 03 March 2021

This year we are running all of our research seminars online using Zoom. If you would like to attend, and are not included on our events mailing list, please email Dr Stephen Ingram to request the Zoom meeting details. Seminars will take place on Wednesdays, and will run from 15.15-16.50, with a 5 minute break between the talk and the Q&A. Th..

Wrongful Convictions: the Psychology of Human Error in Criminal Justice

16:30 - 18:30 03 March 2021

Professor Mark Godsey is a leading scholar, attorney and activist in the Innocence Movement In addition to teaching Criminal Law, Evidence and other courses at UC Law, Professor Godsey co-founded and directs the Ohio Innocence Project. The OIP is recognized as one of the most active and successful Innocence Projects in the country, and to..

Rape: Why Still Misunderstood?

15:00 - 16:30 09 March 2021

The challenges of prosecuting rape from the perspective of a former prosecutor and senior policy advisor About this Event Charlotte Triggs OBE has over 30 years experience in criminal justice. As a prosecutor she specialised in prosecuting rape and sexual offences as well as being responsible for cases ranging from motoring offences to m..

Philosophy Research Seminar - Justina Berškyte (Manchester)

15:15 - 16:50 10 March 2021

This year we are running all of our research seminars online using Zoom. If you would like to attend, and are not included on our events mailing list, please email Dr Stephen Ingram to request the Zoom meeting details. Seminars will take place on Wednesdays, and will run from 15.15-16.50, with a 5 minute break between the talk and the Q&A. Th..

The 2021 Dorothy Emmet Lecture

18:15 - 19:30 18 March 2021

The University of Manchester Philosophy Department is delighted to announce the 2021 Dorothy Emmet Lecture. Miranda Fricker will be asking 'How is forgiveness a gift?'. The event will take place on Zoom. It will be aimed at a general audience; everyone is very welcome! For more information please visit tinyurl.com/emmet-2021

Macro Seminar - Tim Lee (Queen Mary)

16:00 - 17:00 23 March 2021

Title: TBA

MET Seminar - Tucker Gilman

17:00 - 18:00 24 March 2021

Info: University of Manchester, https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/tucker.gilman.html

The Annual Arthur Lewis Lecture 2021

17:30 - 19:00 15 April 2021

On 15th April 2021, the School of Social Sciences welcomes one of the most senior UNHCR officials in the Mediterranean, an area that has been the epicentre of refugee flows into Europe for over a decade. Jason Hepps, the UNHCR’s Deputy Representative in Greece, will present the 2021 Arthur Lewis Lecture, the School’s flagship social respon..

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