Elizabeth Cripps – Justice, Integrity and Moral Community

Event Date: 31 October 2016 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Elizabeth Cripps (Edinburgh) – Justice, Integrity and Moral Community: Do parents owe it to their children to bring them up as good global climate citizens? Elizabeth Cripps is a senior lecturer in political theory at the University of Edinburgh. She …

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Slavoj Žižek – Masterclass 1: Between Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

Event Date: 31 October 2016 Room B34 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Masterclass 1: Lacan’s Hypothesis: Psychoanalysis as the Ex-Timate Core of Philosophy Slavoj Žižek (International Director, Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities) –  Lacan’s Hypothesis: Psychoanalysis as the Ex-Timate Core of Philosophy In the entire span …

Whither Labour?: Stewart Wood on the Future of the Left in Britain

Event Date: 26 October 2016 Keynes Library Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: Whither Labour?: Stewart Wood on the Future of the Left in Britain What next for Labour, and where does it go from here? Following the party’s leadership …

Audio Description: the Art of Access

Event Date: 21 October 2016 The Young Vic Theatre 66 The Cut, London SE1 8LZ Royal Holloway University of London presents Audio Description: the Art of Access This one-day workshop aims to explore some of the aesthetic and technological questions around the practice of audio description for live performance and in museums and galleries. The keynote talk will be given …

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John Perivolaris – Shoreditch Bridge Portraits

Event Date: 19 October 2016 Windsor Building WIN 0-02 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Shoreditch Bridge Portraits HARC Making Space for Art Lecture Series Dr John Perivolaris in conversation with Dr James Kent Since 2011, photographer John Perivolaris has been making portraits under …

Francis Robinson/Marion Molteno – The Famous Ghalib: The Sound of My Moving Pen

Event Date: 18 October 2016 
 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: The Famous Ghalib: The Sound of My Moving Pen The Famous Ghalib: The Sound of My Moving Pen introduces this great 19th century Urdu poet to anyone who wants to find out why his poetry has inspired generations of …

Christopher Daly – Persistent Philosophical Disagreement

Event Date: 17 October 2016 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Christopher Daly (Manchester) – Persistent Philosophical Disagreement Christopher Daly is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Manchester. He has published in metaphysics, methodology and philosophy of language. He is a co-editor of the journal Analysis. share this entry:

The Politics of Change in the MENA Region

    Event Date: 14 October 2016 Trevelyan College Durham University Elvet Hill Road Durham DH1 3LN Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at Durham University presents: The Politics of Change in the MENA Region Friday 14th October is the re-launch of our Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, focussing on ‘The Politics of Change in the MENA …

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Louis Chude-Sokei – At the Borders of Flesh: A Secret History of Race and Technology

  Event Date: 13 October 2016 Room B34 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research  presents: At the Borders of Flesh: A Secret History of Race and Technology Speaker: Louis Chude-Sokei (University of Washington) Chair: Karen Wells (Birkbeck, University of London) In this talk, based on his new book …

Yuk Hui – Object and relation: An approach to the study of Digital Objects

  Event Date: 13 October 2016 Room 5002, John Galsworthy building, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Dr Yuk Hui (ICAM, Leuphana University/Pompidou Centre) – Object and relation: An approach to the study of Digital Objects Introduction by Professor Peter Osborne (Kingston): Talk: Questions: accompanying …