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What is City Talks?

The City Talks public lecture series features a programme of speakers who will share their views and insights on a range of topics. The talks are free of charge, and open to the public.

Forthcoming events

What It Means to be a Man in the 21st Century
Masculinity, Sex and Popular Culture

Wednesday 22 March, The Parkside Lecture Theatre from 6.15 (for a 6:30 start) to 8:30pm

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Join us on Wednesday 22 March as our panel of experts consider what it means to be 'masculine’ in the 21st century, and how everything from gay pornography to Hollywood blockbusters, and Tinder to ‘The Only Way Is Essex’, are fuelling its diversity, as well as its ambiguity.

This event is presented in partnership with SHOUT Festival of Queer Arts and Culture, a project of Birmingham LGBT. For further details please visit their 

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