Helena Kennedy – Using the Law for Social Justice and other Utopian Ideals – Session 1

Event Date: 27 April 2017 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: BIH Masterclass: Using the Law for Social Justice and other Utopian Ideals – Session 1 Speaker: Helena Kennedy QC Chair: Jacqueline Rose, Co-Director, Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities In this Masterclass, which is spread …

Anna Posazhennikova – Nobel Prize 2016: the rise of topology or what’s in a quantum vortex

Event Date: 27 April 2017 Founders Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr. Anna Posazhennikova (RHUL) – Nobel Prize 2016: the rise of topology or what’s in a quantum vortex The last decade witnessed an explosion of interest in applications of Topology (an exciting …

Tara Purnima – Tales of the Tribes: Connecting to Cultures through Animation

Event Date: 27 April 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Tara Purnima (Adivasi Arts Trust) – Tales of the Tribes: Connecting to Cultures through Animation 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:

Martin Bayly – Taming the Imperial Imagination: The Genesis of Colonial Knowledge on Afghanistan, 1808-1878

Event Date: 18 April 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Martin Bayly (LSE) – Taming the Imperial Imagination: The Genesis of Colonial Knowledge on Afghanistan, 1808-1878 Taming the Imperial Imagination marks a novel intervention into the debate on empire and international relations, and offers a new perspective on nineteenth-century …

Éric Alliez – Capital’s Art of War

  Event Date: 6 April 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 Éric Alliez (Kingston) – Capital’s Art of War What ‘war’ are we talking about? Did the concept of ‘global civil war’, advanced at the same time by Carl Schmitt …

The Holocaust and History: The Work and Legacy of David Cesarani

Event Date: 3-4 April 2017 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Holocaust Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents: The Holocaust and History: The Work and Legacy of David Cesarani Our colleague David Cesarani (1956-2015) was a leading historian of the Holocaust and of Anglo-Jewry, and a public intellectual concerned with …

David Feldman – Zionism and the Labour Party – The Last 100 Years

Event Date: 3-4 April 2017 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Holocaust Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents: The Holocaust and History: The Work and Legacy of David Cesarani Our colleague David Cesarani (1956-2015) was a leading historian of the Holocaust and of Anglo-Jewry, and a public intellectual concerned with …

Francospheres of Resistance and Revolution

Event Dates: 3-4 April 2017 Woburn Room (G22) Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Institute of Modern Languages Research presents: Francospheres of Resistance and Revolution This conference explores articulations of resistance and revolution in French in new and innovative ways. Radical politics, activism, and the transnational aspects of cultural production relative to them are all investigated while understanding the …

Rob Rozett – Synthesis as Catalyst: Some Comments on David Cesarani and His Writings

Event Date: 3-4 April 2017 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Holocaust Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents: The Holocaust and History: The Work and Legacy of David Cesarani Our colleague David Cesarani (1956-2015) was a leading historian of the Holocaust and of Anglo-Jewry, and a public intellectual concerned with …