These Northern Types Panel Discussion
11th July 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
This is the third in a series of panel discussions and Q&As on some of the issues and conversations surrounding Northern identity, as explored in the project These Northern Types. The panel will include some of the writers from the upcoming These Northern Types book.
6:30pm for a 7pm start
Panelists will include:
– Katie Wales – author of the excellent Northern English, a Social and Cultural History
– Dr Katy Wright – sociologist and social policy researcher at the University of Leeds
– Michael Reeve – from the Northern Identities Research Network
– Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan: writer, spoken-word poet, speaker, playwright and founder of thebrownhijabi.com
The panel will be chaired by Oli Bentley of Split – the lead artist from These Northern Types.
+ More panelists TBA
Tickets are FREE but limited, please book.