Françoise Balibar in Conversation

Event date: 2 March 2011 17:00 – 19:00 Boardroom, 2 Gower Street London, WC1E 6DP     The Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC) at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Françoise Balibar in Conversation The Collège International de Philosophie (CIPh) can be viewed as, and in fact is, a by-product of the French May `68 revolt. That it started …

Roundtable on theatre and citizenship

Event date: 2 March 2011 16:30-19:00 IN244 Royal Holloway, Egham Surrey TW20 0EX     The Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC) presents: Roundtable on theatre and citizenship The event was  organized in conjunction with the publication of David Wiles Theatre and Citizenship: the history of a practice,  published by Cambridge University Press in February 2011. ——————————————————————– Introduction . ——————————————————————– …

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The Weird: a discussion of fiction and politics with China Miéville

Event Date: 2 March 2011 Kingston University JG0002, John Galsworthy Building Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston KT1 2EE   The Weird: a discussion of fiction and politics with China Miéville At the start of the twentieth century, H. P . Lovecraft summed up the encounter between horror and strangeness as ‘pictures of shattered natural laws’ and encounters with ‘cosmic outsideness’. At …