Monika Bincsik – The Japanese Incense Culture and its Lacquer Implements

Event Date; 7 February 2012 
 Royal Asiatic Society 
Stephenson Way 
London NW1 2HD     Dr Monika Bincsik (Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto):   The Japanese Incense Culture and its Lacquer Implements ————————————————- talk: ————————————————- questions: ————————————————-   share this entry:

Helen Gilbert – ‘Let the Games Begin’: Indigenous Performance and Global Spectacle, 1976-2010

Event Date 7 February 2012 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London ‘Let the Games Begin’: Indigenous Performance and Global Spectacle, 1976-2010 Professor Helen Gilbert (RHUL) Director of the International Centre for Theatre and Performance Research Olympic Games provide unique opportunities for marginalised peoples to express their cultural traditions in pageants prepared for a vast media audience. This lecture will …

Parvati Nair – Immigration, indignation, integration: Reinventing citizenship and democracy in Spain

______ Event Date: 7 February Christodoulou Meeting Room 11 Walton Hall campus Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship The conference addresses the performative and creative side of social movements, practices of identity negotiation and political participation questioning the meaning of citizenship. Which actors, sites and rights are constituted in contemporary power struggles redefining ‘the political’? …

Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship: New Cartographies of Citizenship

______ Event Date: 7 February Christodoulou Meeting Room 11 Walton Hall campus Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship The conference addresses the performative and creative side of social movements, practices of identity negotiation and political participation questioning the meaning of citizenship. Which actors, sites and rights are constituted in contemporary power struggles redefining ‘the political’? …

Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship: Colonial Legacies and Migration

______ Event Date: 7 February Christodoulou Meeting Room 11 Walton Hall campus Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship The conference addresses the performative and creative side of social movements, practices of identity negotiation and political participation questioning the meaning of citizenship. Which actors, sites and rights are constituted in contemporary power struggles redefining ‘the political’? …

Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship: Religion and the Political

______ Event Date: 7 February Christodoulou Meeting Room 11 Walton Hall campus Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship The conference addresses the performative and creative side of social movements, practices of identity negotiation and political participation questioning the meaning of citizenship. Which actors, sites and rights are constituted in contemporary power struggles redefining ‘the political’? …