Activism and The Home

Date / time: 2 April - 3 April, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Activism and The Home

As part of the Arts and Humanities Research Council-funded network (AHRC) ‘Challenging Domesticity in Britain, 1890-1990’, the University of Manchester will be hosting an academic workshop in partnership with The Pankhurst Centre.

The two-day workshop, which runs from 10am-4pm, is titled ‘Activism and The Home’. It is scheduled for Thursday 2nd April -Friday 3 April 2020.

Location: The Pankhurst Centre, 60–62 Nelson Street, Manchester M13 9WP

There will be historians and heritage practitioners presenting their fascinating research on topics ranging from the suffragettes to laundry workers.

Day 1 will be taking place in Room W2.19, Samuel Alexander Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL.

Day 2 will be held at The Pankhurst Centre, 60–62 Nelson Street, Manchester, M13 9WP. A limited number of travel bursaries are available for ECRs and PGRs if they attend the workshop.

To book a place and apply for a travel bursary, please email by 27 February 2020.