Past events

Manchester Village Stories Workshop

12:00 - 13:00 14 July 2021

This interactive workshop explores emotion mapping as a method for studying the connections between...

Gaps, blanks, distances and secrets: A conversation on connectedness

12:00 - 14:00 23 June 2021

The aim of this afternoon seminar is to discuss that which is missing or absent; issues that the COV...

Morgan Centre seminar - Marking motherhood on the body: The tattoos of mothers who live apart from their children

14:00 - 15:00 28 April 2021

Speakers: Siobhan Beckwith and Lisa Morriss We will present the initial findings of a pilot project...

Morgan Centre seminar: The Affective Temporalities of Friendships (Kinneret Lahad)

15:00 - 16:00 24 March 2021

"When will we meet?" "It's been ages since we last spoke", or "We must catch up soon", are just some...

"How Memory Survives" - The 2020 Agnes Heller Annual Sociology Lecture, with Alice Bloch

07:30 - 09:00 17 December 2020

The 2020 Agnes Heller Sociological Lecture is organised by the Department Of Social Inquiry, La Trob...

Morgan Centre seminar: 'Birth and Death: relations and connections' - Kath Woodward and Sophie Woodward

14:00 - 15:00 17 December 2020

Birth and death are usually conceived in opposition: birth as a beginning, death an end, birth as a...

It’s Not All in the Genes: Sperm & Egg Donors’ Connections with Recipients

19:00 - 20:30 11 November 2020

The birth of a baby conceived via donated sperm or egg creates many new connections, both within and...

Morgan Centre seminar: On not having children in an age of austerity: Reproductive rights, delays and defaults (Sarah Marie Hall)

15:00 - 16:00 28 October 2020

This talk will explore findings from an ISRF-funded fellowship on fertility, austerity and social re...

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