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Who Will Win in 2015?

Event Date: 30 April 2015 Room 415 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: Who Will Win in 2015? The May 2015 General Election shaping up to be the most unpredictable in decades. From the SNP in Scotland to UKIP’s assault on Labour …

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Andrew Goffey – Guattari: Theories and Institutions

Event Date: 30 April 2015 JG5002, Penrhyn Road Campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE       The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Dr Andrew Goffey (Nottingham) – Guattari: Theories and Institutions Andrew Goffey is Associate Professor of Critical Theory and Cultural Studies at the University of Nottingham. He is the coeditor, with …

Christoph Hoerl – Writing on the Page of Consciousness

Event Date: 27 April 2015 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Christoph Hoerl (Warwick) – Writing on the Page of Consciousness Christoph Hoerl is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Warwick. His research is mainly in the philosophy of mind, with a particular interest in philosophical questions about the …

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Sanity, Madness and the Family / Family Life: An Urgent Retrospective

Event Date: 24 April 2015 Birkbeck Cinema Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck Research in Aesthetics of Kinship and Community (BRAKC) presents: Sanity, Madness and the Family / Family Life: An Urgent Retrospective It is just over 50 years since the publication of Sanity, Madness and the Family, R.D. Laing’s and Aaron Esterson’s groundbreaking study …

Tibetan in Digital Communication – II

  Event Date: 23 April 2015 Room T101 Language Centre 22 Russell Square SOAS, University of London, WC1H 0XG The Department of Linguistics at SOAS presents: Tibetan in Digital Communication II Tibetan in Digital Communication is a research project funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, engaged in building a 1,000,000 syllable part-of-speech tagged corpus of Tibetan texts spanning …

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Peter Conradi – Shakespeare and Iris Murdoch

            Event Date: 23 April 2015 Rose Theatre, 24-26 High Street, Kingston, KT1 1HL   The Kingston Shakespeare Seminars The Kingston Shakespeare Seminar (KiSS) brings leading Shakespeare scholars to the Rose, which the director Peter Hall created to be a “teaching theatre”. Here Sir Peter directed Dame Judi Dench in a celebrated production of “A …

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Stella Sandford – The Long Passage: Sex and Race in the History of Philosophy

  Event Date: 22 April 2015 Clattern Lecture Theatre, Penrhyn Road Campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE Kingston University and the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) present: Inaugural Lecture: Professor Stella Sandford (CRMEP) – The Long Passage: Sex and Race in the History of Philosophy Introduction by Professor Martin McQuillan (Dean, FASS, Kingston): Lecture: …

Engineering Professors’ Council Congress 2015

Event Date: 14 – 15 April 2015 Media City Salford M50 2EQ         The Engineering Professors’ Council presents: Engineering Professors’ Council Congress 2015 Skills for Impact This year we’ll be hosted by the University of Salford at their fantastic Media City building and we’re planning to hold our Congress dinner at the Imperial War Museum North under …

Rosie Llewellyn Jones – The Last King in India: Wajid Ali Shah

Event Date: 9 April 2015 
 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Rosie Llewellyn Jones – The Last King in India: Wajid Ali Shah The lecture will examine the extraordinary story of this 19th century king who continues to divide opinion today. Was he, as the British believed, a debauched …