You're in for a treat next week as The Federation plays host to a few exciting events:
Tuesday 8th May: Algorithms of Oppression
Join us for an exciting evening we've worked on with Open Data Manchester and MMU bringing Safiya Noble, assistant professor from the University of California to Manchester. She'll be talking about ideas from her best-selling book, 'Algorithms of Oppression'.
This event is supported by MMU and The Federation in partnership with The Omidyar Network and Co-op Foundation.
Sign up here for free: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/algorithms-of-oppression-a-talk-by-safiya-umoja-noble-tickets-45581665990
Thursday 10th May: Manchester Ted Talks Discussion Group welcomes relationship coach Amanda Crump as she explores the theme of our 'Nearest and dearest' - our fascinating relationship with close relationships. Join us for an evening of stimulating conversation and new friends!
Sign up now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/manchester-ted-talk-discussion-group-10-may-tickets-45167088979
The Unit X Festival, a week of pop-up exhibitions showcasing the work of some of the best up and coming artists, designers, filmmakers and photographers in the city commences next week with free exhibitions and events taking place across Manchester in venues including -- Manchester Art Gallery, The Federation, Night and Day Café, Manchester Craft and Design Centre, Cass Arts, Soup Kitchen and the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art.
Join us at The Federation, lower ground floor from 5:30-8:30pm to be the first to view the student's exhibitions
View the full list of events here: http://www.art.mmu.ac.uk/unitx/festival2018/
Friday 11th May - Mama's collective
The Federation welcomes the Mama's Collective between 10am-1pm with 'king of the Insta-dads' Simon Hooper aka 'Dad of daughters' promoting his new book and talking about balancing work life with being a dad, prolific social media poster and newly-published author, and sharing his Instagram tips, thoughts on feminism, and what it's really like to be the lone male in a house full of women.
Sign up now: https://billetto.co.uk/en/e/mamas-collective-meetup-feat-simon-hooper-aka-father-of-daughters-tickets-275543