Anna Munster – Deep Aesthetics

Event Date: 18  October 2017 Room 101 11 Bedford Sq London WC1B 3RA The Department of Media Arts at Royal Holloway presents Professor Anna Munster (New South Wales) – Deep Aesthetics ‘Deep Aesthetics’ explores a new kind of formalism accompanying the artificial intelligence (AI) that has emerged in the wake of deep neural networking. The massive deployment of images as, …

Kate Cooper – Constantine’s Dream: Faith, Victory and the search for Roman Unity

Event Date: 17 October 2017 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2017/2018 Professor Kate Cooper (RHUL) – Constantine’s Dream: Faith, Victory and the search for Roman Unity Talk: ————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

François Recanati – Fictional, Metafictional, Parafictional

Event Date: 16 October 2017 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor François Recanati (Institute Jean Nicod) – Fictional, Metafictional, Parafictional A research fellow at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) in Paris since 1979, François Recanati has taught in several major universities around the world, including Berkeley, Harvard, Geneva, …

Russell Harris – A Journal of Three Months’ Walk in Persia in 1884 by Captain John Compton Pyne

Event Date: 12 October 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Russell Harris (Institute of Ismaili Studies) – A Journal of Three Months’ Walk in Persia in 1884 by Captain John Compton Pyne Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): —————————- Talk: —————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] …

Re-Reading the Revolution: Jean-Claude Milner in Conversation with Slavoj Žižek

Event Date: 6 October 2017 John Snow Lecture Theatre London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Keppel St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HT  The Birkbeck School of Law and The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Re-Reading the Revolution: Jean-Claude Milner in Conversation with Slavoj Žižek The School of Law and the Birkbeck Institute of the Humanities are very pleased to …

Slavoj Zizek – Transcendental Subjectivity, Sexual Difference, Brain Sciences – Masterclass 2

Event Date: 6 October 2017 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Slavoj Žižek – Transcendental Subjectivity, Sexual Difference, Brain Sciences – Masterclass 2 With the recent turn towards realism, the notion of transcendental subjectivity is (again) dismissed as philosophically outdated and politically harmful. Furthermore, the …

Cristina Chimisso – Normal: Georges Canguilhem on the Medical and the Individual

  Event Date: 5 October 2017 Room 1008 John Galsworthy building Kinston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Dr Cristina Chimisso (Open University) – Normal: Georges Canguilhem on the Medical and the Individual The boundary between what is considered normal and what is considered …

Slavoj Zizek – Transcendental Subjectivity, Sexual Difference, Brain Sciences – Masterclass 1

Event Date: 4 October 2017 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Slavoj  Žižek– Transcendental Subjectivity, Sexual Difference, Brain Sciences – Masterclass 1 With the recent turn towards realism, the notion of transcendental subjectivity is (again) dismissed as philosophically outdated and politically harmful. Furthermore, the progress …

John Maynard – The Political Influence of Garveyism on Aboriginal Australia

Event Date: 3 October 2017 Room 532 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Professor John Maynard (Chair of Aboriginal History at the University of Newcastle and Director of the Purai Global Indigenous and Diaspora Research Studies Centre) – The Political Influence of Garveyism on Aboriginal Australia In …

Helen Beebee – Philosophical Scepticism

Event Date: 2 October 2017 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Helen Beebee (Manchester) – Philosophical Scepticism As the first talk for the 2017/18 Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, this year’s Presidential Address marks the official inauguration of Professor Helen Beebee (University of Manchester) as the 110th President of the Aristotelian …