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Keir Hardie centenary conference - call for papers

Event date : 26th Sep 2015

James Keir Hardie, 15 August 1856-26 September 1915
A One-Day Public Conference - CALL FOR PAPERS

http://www.wcml.org.uk/events/keir-hardie-centenary-conference--call-for-papers/


2015 Frow Lecture - Frances O'Grady

Event date : 16th May 2015

Frances O'Grady, TUC General Secretary, will give the sixth annual Frow Lecture

http://www.wcml.org.uk/events/2015-frow-lecture--frances-ogrady/


Museums at Night: Songs from Cottonpolis - the Bailey Sisters 'test the echo' at the Library

Event date : 14th May 2015

Come and enjoy the fine acoustic of the Library's hall - drop in any time 5-7.30pm to hear singing, browse exhibits and enjoy refreshments.

http://www.wcml.org.uk/events/museums-at-night-songs-from-cottonpolis--the-bailey-sisters-test-the-echo-at-the-library/


Ewan MacColl, his life, his words, his music

Event date : 10th May 2015

The Library and the University of Salford present a centenary tribute to Ewan MacColl.

http://www.wcml.org.uk/events/ewan-maccoll-his-life-his-words-his-music/


Talk, 'Mary Wollstonecraft and natural history'

Event date : 8th May 2015

Professor Sharon Ruston (Lancaster University) will give a 40-minute talk followed by a Q&A session.

http://www.wcml.org.uk/events/talk-mary-wollstonecraft-and-natural-history/


Spirit of 45: from warfare to welfare

Event date : 1st May 2015

Exhibition.

Following the end of the Second World War the people of Britain elected a Labour government. It was a landslide victory. Seventy years later we recall the achievements of that government and explore what remains of its radical reforms.

Open during our drop-in times, Wednesdays to Fridays 1-5pm.

 

http://www.wcml.org.uk/events/spirit-of-45-from-warfare-to-welfare/