Past events

Past Oxford Brookes University events

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Nosferatu: The Historical Context of a Vampire Movie

29 February 2024 - 29 February 2024

Join us for this History Work-In-Progress seminar with Professor Johannes Dillinger.

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Whole embodied humans: a conversation for LGBTQ+ History Month

28 February 2024 - 28 February 2024

This talk will explore reclaiming the spirituality of trans and nonbinary people and reclaiming our sacred space in faith traditions, not as disembodied spirits, but as whole embodied humans.

Domestic and Transnational Migration

28 February 2024 - 28 February 2024

This lecture will focus on migration within India and migration from India to the Gulf.

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The First Black Dean in UK Academia

15 February 2024 - 15 February 2024

Join us for this History Work-In-Progress seminar with Professor Jeremy MacClancy.


Migration, enterprise and value creation

14 February 2024 - 14 February 2024

Migrants and refugees often struggle to access labour markets, especially during the early stages of their settlement.

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Penguin Books: the most significant publisher of the twentieth century

13 February 2024 - 13 February 2024

This lecture will explore the development of Penguin and its impact on reading habits and on British society at large.

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Deed as creed? Social action and interreligious engagement in the 21st century

7 February 2024 - 7 February 2024

Join us for our Multifaith Chaplaincy lecture, delivered by Professor Fabio Petito.

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Art and Design Portfolio Preparation Course

3 February 2024 - 4 February 2024

Our portfolio preparation courses are designed to help develop your art and design skills, as well advise on how to present your work in a digital portfolio ready for application to further studies.

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Oxford Brookes Science Bazaar 2024

3 February 2024 - 3 February 2024

The Oxford Brookes Science Bazaar will be back on Saturday 3rd February 2024! This FREE event is open to all. Fun for all the family and most suitable for 5-16 years.

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Holocaust Memorial Day

29 January 2024 - 29 January 2024

A solemn commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day. The theme for this year is, "The Fragility of Freedom."