School of Education

  • Past Events

    • Food writing: Enhancing the human condition

      Food writing: Enhancing the human condition

      Panel discussion and Q&A. In this session acclaimed writers Claudia Roden, Bee Wilson and Jeremy Lee will explore the power of food literature to enhance our lives. Whether through cookery writing that reveals the nature of cultural heritage, works of food history that highlight changing social conditions, or campaigning journalism that tackles corruption in the food industry.
      26 May 2018

    • Routes into Research: the humanities and social sciences

      Routes into Research: the humanities and social sciences

      Leading academics, at the forefront of their disciplines, will talk about what inspired them to become researchers in the humanities and social sciences
      26 May 2018

    • Mum

      Mum's the Word

      An award-winning production by playwrite Sue Bevan inspired by Professor Tina Miller’s book 'Making Sense of Motherhood'
      26 May 2018

    • Stimulate your Senses: Five Senses Tour

      Stimulate your Senses: Five Senses Tour

      Think art is just about looking? Think again! Join this session to find out how hearing, taste, smell and touch are activated in our encounters with painting and sculpture
      26 May 2018

    • Stanza and Stand Up: the Comedy vs. Poetry Slam

      Stanza and Stand Up: the Comedy vs. Poetry Slam

      This poetry vs comedy event is hosted by Alex Farrow, stand-up comedian, philosophy teacher and resident MC at Jericho Comedy Oxford and by Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre. Come, laugh, be inspired, and remember - you decide who wins!
      25 May 2018

    • Murder Among The Mateys

      Murder Among The Mateys

      Pirate themed historical murder mystery in which one guest meets a tragic demise and ends up in Davy Jones' Locker leaving the rest of the party goers to bring the guilty to the gallows
      25 May 2018

    • Film, identity and power

      Film, identity and power

      A special screening of prize-winning director Adilkhan Yerzhanov’s 2014 blackly comic low-budget drama The Owners including a Q&A afterwards with the director
      25 May 2018

    • The Magical Tradition of the Household Dragon

      The Magical Tradition of the Household Dragon

      Join Professor Johannes Dillinger to learn more about this fascinating aspect of the history of magic
      25 May 2018

    • (Un)official histories: researching being human

      (Un)official histories: researching being human

      Self-guided tour of the Special Collections, Oxford Brookes Library
      25 May 2018

    • The Rivonia Trial: A Model UN Committee

      The Rivonia Trial: A Model UN Committee

      Join Oxford Brookes Model UN Society to discuss the significance of the South African Rivonia trial to the United Nations and explore a fascinating time period of Cold War politics and anti-colonial movements.
      25 May 2018