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Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives – Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

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Why Humanities? – conference page

  WHY HUMANITIES? Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 Programme: Welcome – Miranda Fricker (Birkbeck) . —————————————————- Stefan Collini (Cambridge) ‘Holding our nerve’  – (AUDIO HERE) —————————————————- Joanna Bourke (Birkbeck) ‘La Fontaine’s Cat, Kafka’s Ape, and the Humanities’   – (AUDIO HERE) —————————————————- Francis Mulhern (New Left Review) ‘Humanities and University Corporatism’   …

Sanna Nissinen – Documenting Suffering: The Production of the Charity Image

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

Khatidja Chantler – The Power of the Visual in Assessing Children’s Ages

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

Ann Potter and Ian Coutts – Sense and sensibility?

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

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Quentin Skinner – Why the history of philosophy?

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Quentin Skinner (QMUL)  – ‘Why the history of philosophy?’ —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

Kate Soper – Rhetoric, Reality, Revisionings

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Kate Soper (London Met) –  ‘Rhetoric, Reality, Revisionings’ —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

Iain Pears (Historian and Writer) ‘Taxes, banks, loans, and students’

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Iain Pears (Historian and Writer)  – ‘Taxes, banks, loans, and students’ —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

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Raimond Gaita (Kings, London) – ‘Callicles’ Challenge’

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Raimond Gaita (Kings, London)  – ‘Callicles’ Challenge’ —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

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Francis Mulhern – Humanities and University Corporatism

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Francis Mulhern (New Left Review) – Humanities and University Corporatism —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry: