Posted on Monday 22 October 2018
A University of York Professor will host a live Q&A with the historical consultant for Mike Leigh’s Peterloo movie as part of its UK premiere.
Posted on Friday 21 September 2018
University of York archaeologist, Professor Joann Fletcher, will open a new exhibition of Egyptian artefacts at the newly refurbished Bolton museum.
Posted on Wednesday 20 June 2018
Scientists from the University of York have been involved in teaching children the importance of air quality as part of World Clean Air Day.
Posted on Wednesday 30 May 2018
After women were banned from the House of Commons in 1778, a small group refused to accept exclusion from political life and began to gather around a small space above the ceiling to listen in on speeches.
Posted on Wednesday 16 May 2018
Authors of The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who will talk to audiences at the York Festival of Ideas about the truth behind the fiction.
Posted on Thursday 26 April 2018
Food writer and long-standing critic on BBC’s Masterchef, William Sitwell, will reveal a heroic tale of how Britain and her colonies were fed during World War II at York Festival of Ideas.
Posted on Tuesday 27 March 2018
Leading human rights campaigner and Shadow Attorney General, Shami Chakrabarti, will take part in the York Festival of Ideas 2018, discussing why women still need equality in the 21st century.
Posted on Tuesday 13 March 2018
Acclaimed author and storyteller, Michael Morpurgo, will launch York Festival of Ideas 2018 with a performance of his book The Mozart Question in York Minster.
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