Forthcoming events

We curate a diverse programme of events, consisting of workshops, seminars, lectures, symposia and performances.  The majority of our events are open to public audiences. Unless otherwise stated, they are free of charge to attend, and take place online. Some of our events during the course of a year will address a particular research theme.

Asylum Monologues

On Monday 26 October, 8pm, we welcome ice&fire theatre company to present their powerful performance work, Asylum Monologues.

Read by actors and performers, Asylum Monologues is a piece of documentary theatre sharing first hand accounts of people’s experiences of seeking refuge in the UK and undergoing the UK asylum process.

ice&fire are a theatre company dedicated to exploring human rights stories through performance, putting human rights at the core of everything they do to make accessible theatre for a wide range of audiences across the UK.

This performance of Asylum Monologues is supported by Birkbeck Centre for Contemporary Theatre and BiGS: Birkbeck Gender and Sexuality.

Book your place.

**The link to attend the performance will be supplied via email to attenders on the day of the performance.**

London Theatre Seminar

Birkbeck Centre for Contemporary Theatre also supports London Theatre Seminar. For the schedule of seminars for 2020-21, click here.