2017-18 Season Preview

20th June 2017, 10:00am



The 2016-17 Season finished on 19 June with the Manchester Lecture on Manchester Airport and the Lit & Phil Section Committees are working hard at putting the finishing touches to next year's programme. Here is a preview of what you can expect from the 2017-18 Season.

'Roots, Refugees and Re(d)integration' – Didsbury Arts Festival


Long-standing Lit & Phil Member and artist Cecile Elstein will be hosting a talk at the Didsbury Arts Festival on 1 and 2 July.

Shirley Baker: Women and Children; and Loitering Men


Although the Lit & Phil 2016/17 Season is approaching the end, we will still be informing members of our recommendations for events and exhibitions to visit across the city this summer before our lectures recommence in September. Here the Lit & Phil staff, Julie and Kathryn, write about their recommendation for the Shirley Baker photography exhibition 'Women and Children; and Loitering Men' at the Manchester Art Gallery.

Lit & Phil Office Opening Change


From June 2017 the Lit & Phil office hours will be reduced. Click here to see the revised opening times.