Emmanuel Alloa – Transparentism: The end of critique

Event Date: 18 January 2018 Room 1008 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 Emmanuel Alloa (University of St. Gallen, Switzerland) – Transparentism: The end of critique Emmanuel Alloa discusses the ideal of transparency and its civilizing promises. He argues …

Angela Dimitrakaki – Situated Struggles: Sex Workers, Art Workers and the Politics of Freedom from Work

Event Date: 18 January 2018 Room 539 Malet Street Building Birkbeck University of London London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Dr Angela Dimitrakaki (Edinburgh) – Situated Struggles: Sex Workers, Art Workers and the Politics of Freedom from Work In recent years, the term ‘worker’ has entered a range of debates and struggles for recognition, over legitimacy, …

Robert Priest – “A Rabbi’s impressions of the Passion Play”: Joseph Krauskopf, Antisemitism, and the Limits of the Transnational Jewish Public around 1900

Event Date: 16 January 2018 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 Robert Priest (RHUL) – “A Rabbi’s impressions of the Passion Play”: Joseph Krauskopf, Antisemitism, and the Limits of the Transnational Jewish Public around 1900 Talk: —————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” …

Dramaturgies of change in Greek theatre: institutions, practices and publics

Event Date: 11 January 2018 Room G34 Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The European Theatre Research Network University of Kent presents: Dramaturgies of change in Greek theatre: institutions, practices and publics Panel curated by Marissia Fragkou and Philip Hager Drawing on the recently published special issue on Greek theatre ‘Dramaturgies of Change: Greek Theatre Now’ …

Tim Cole – ‘Please mind the gap’: integrated histories and geographies of the Holocaust and Holocaust memory

Event Date: 10 January 2018 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7JL The Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism presents: Professor Tim Cole (Bristol) – ‘Please mind the gap’: integrated histories and geographies of the Holocaust and Holocaust memory This lecture is part of the ‘Beyond Camps and Forced Labour’ 2018 conference. …

The Will of the People? Revolutionary Legacies, Reactionary Manipulations

  Event Date: 1 – 2 June 2017 Clattern Lecture Theatre Kingston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: The Will of the People? Revolutionary Legacies, Reactionary Manipulations Debates about the nature and value of democracy and of popular sovereignty have returned to the centre …

Becky Jinks – “Marks Hard to Erase”?: The rescue and repatriation of Armenian women survivors, 1919-1927

Event Date: 17 January 2017 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2016/2017 Dr Becky Jinks (RHUL) – “Marks Hard to Erase”?: The rescue and repatriation of Armenian women survivors, 1919-1927 During the Armenian genocide of 1915, many thousands of women and children were kidnapped …

David Leffman – William Mesny: How a British Adventurer Became a General in Qing-Dynasty China

Event Date: 13 December 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: David Leffman – William Mesny: How a British Adventurer Became a General in Qing-Dynasty China 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″] share this entry: