School of English and Drama

Upcoming Events

The School of English and Drama hosts and organises a wide variety of lectures, workshops, conferences, and seminars.

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DIY LIFE SKILLS - 13 May - 3 July 2019

DIY LIFE SKILLS gives our Queen Mary University of London students and our community practical skills for working in the creative and cultural industries. These include making videos, photography, tax, creative job applications, social media for work and Wordpress/blogging.

DIY LIFE SKILLS is supported by Humanities and Social Sciences at Queen Mary University of London.

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Mad Hearts: Arts and Mental Health Conference - 17-18 May 2019

A two day conference organised by the Arts and Culture Strategy and the MSc Creative Arts and Mental Health at Queen Mary.

This two-day conference explores productive, radical, contemporary encounters between the arts and mental health, bringing together clinical, artistic and research perspectives that offer a re-interpretation of contemporary mental health science and practice.

Please email Maria Turri to book :

Mile End Campus | ArtsTwo Lecture Theatre

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Show and Tell at All Points East: In the Neighbourhood - 28 May 2019

Join us for a FREE Noughts & Crosses (Malorie Blackman) panel event that asks questions like: ‘What wider questions does this production raise about drama and power? How is drama power for you?’. Join Esther Richardson (Director of Noughts & Crosses) and cast members, Drama academics and students from Queen Mary University of London to discuss and explore the powers of Drama. Book here

The panel includes: Heather Agyepong (Sephie, Noughts and Crosses), Esther Richardson (director, Noughts and Crosses), Gail Babb (QMUL and Goldsmiths lecturer and theatre producer, Talawa), Avaes Mohammed (poet, playwright, performer), Dee Ndlovu (QMUL Drama student and theatre maker).

North Stage | Victoria Park

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Gothic, Sci-Fi or Fable: Reading Frankenstein then and now - English A-Level Debate

Thursday 27 June 2019, 2-4pm

ArtsTwo Lecture Theatre, Queen Mary University of London - Mile End


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