Michel Dreyfus – Two Lefts in France: Divisions over Zionism and Israel

Event Date: 26 January 2017 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2016-17 The Legacy of the Left and Israel: 1967-2017 A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London, in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season´s topic intends to discuss the complicated and multi-layered relationship of the …

Stella Sandford – The Many Names of Sex

  Event Date: 26 January 2017 Chelsea Lecture Theatre University of the Arts London John Islip Street London, SW1P 4JU The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Professor Stella Sandford (Kingston) – The Many Names of Sex In the first edition of his Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality Freud’s break with both his sexological and …

Eimear McBride in Conversation with Jacqueline Rose

Event Date: 25 January 2017 Room B34 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Eimear McBride in Conversation with Jacqueline Rose Since the publication of A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing in 2014 and The Lesser Bohemians this year, Eimear McBride has caused a literary sensation of a …

Dominic Janes – British Caricature and Queer Fashioning 1750-1900

Event Date: 16 December 2017 The Bevan Suite BMA House Tavistock Square London WC1H 9JP. The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research, Birkbeck Gender and Sexuality (BiGS) in collaboration with The Raphael Samuel History Centre present: Professor Dominic Janes (Keele) – British Caricature and Queer Fashioning 1750-1900 What are the links between the histories of fashion and of sexuality? Did Oscar …

Peter Osborne – Crisis as Form

  Event Date: 12 January 2017 Chelsea Lecture Theatre University of the Arts London John Islip Street London, SW1P 4JU The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Professor Peter Osborne (Kingston) – Crisis as Form The field of contemporary art since the 1960s has been characterized by both the attempted dissolution and the reflective expansion of the …

Hasok Chang – Pragmatist Coherence as the Source of Truth and Reality

Event Date: 9 January 2017 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Hasok Chang (Cambridge) – Pragmatist Coherence as the Source of Truth and Reality Hasok Chang is the Hans Rausing Professor of History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Cambridge. Previously he taught for 15 years at University College …