Amy Matthewson – Mr Punch and Chinamania: Blue Willow China and Consumer Consumption in ‘Punch’ Magazine, 1874-1880

Event Date: 20 February 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Amy Matthewson (SOAS) – Mr Punch and Chinamania: Blue Willow China and Consumer Consumption in ‘Punch’ Magazine, 1874-1880 Introduction by Dr Alison Otha (RAS): ————————- Talk: ————————- Questions: share this entry:

Amy Tooth Murphy – The Continuous Thread of Revelation: Queer Theory’s Challenge to Oral History

Event Date: 20 February2018 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2017/2018 Dr Amy Tooth Murphy – The Continuous Thread of Revelation: Queer Theory’s Challenge to Oral History Introduction by Professor Francis Robinson (RHUL): ———————– Talk: ———————– Questions: share this entry:

Alex Voorhoeve – Epicurus on Pleasure, the Complete Life, and Death: A Partial Defence

Event Date: 19 February 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Alex Voorhoeve (LSE) – Epicurus on Pleasure, the Complete Life, and Death: A Partial Defence Alex Voorhoeve is Professor in the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). He works …

John Bercow – Parliament as Pathfinder: Changing the culture of an ancient institution

Event Date: 12 February 2018 Room B34 Malet St Building Birkbeck College London WC1E 7HX The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: Speaker of the House Rt Hon John Bercow MP on Parliamentary Reform The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life at Birkbeck welcomes the Rt Hon John Bercow MP, Speaker …

Annabel Gallop – The Great Seal of Aceh

Event Date: 8 February 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr. Annabel Gallop (BL) – The Great Seal of Aceh Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ————————– Talk: ————————– Questions: share this entry:

Benjamin Madley – An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873

Event Date: 6 February 2018 Queen’s Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E The Holocaust Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr Benjamin Madley (UCLA) – An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873 Between 1846 and 1873, California’s Indian population plunged from perhaps 150,000 to 30,000. Madley is …

Craig French – Naïve Realism and Diaphaneity

Event Date: 5 February 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Craig French (Nottingham) – Naïve Realism and Diaphaneity Craig French is a philosopher of mind & psychology at the University of Nottingham.   accompanying handout [pdf] share this entry:

Herman Siemens – Nietzsche, Kant and the question of constructive conflict

Event Date: 1 February 2018 Room 0001 John Galsworthy building Kingston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Dr Herman Siemens (Leiden) – Nietzsche, Kant and the question of constructive conflict Herman Siemens (co-editor of the 3-volume, Nietzsche’s Engagements with Kant and the Kantian Legacy, …