Alison Moore – Morbid Love in Late Nineteenth-Century France: Between Decadence and Degeneration

  Event Date: 6 November 2017 Dreyfus Room 28 Russell Square, Birkbeck, University of London London WC1B 5DQ The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research and Birkbeck Gender & Sexuality (BiGS) present: Morbid Love in Late Nineteenth-Century France: Between Decadence and Degeneration Across a broad range of late nineteenth-century French medical texts that described the newly denoted sexual pathologies of frigidity, …

Victoria Haskins – Stories my Great-Grandmother Didn’t Tell Me, Or, Family Histories and the Memories of Nations

Event Date: 2 November 2017 Dreyfus Room 28 Russell Square Birkbeck, University of London London WC1B 5DT The Raphael Samuel History Centre (RSHC) in collaboration with The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Family History Workshop – Stories my Great-Grandmother Didn’t Tell Me, Or, Family Histories and the Memories of Nations Speaker: Professor Victoria Haskins (Professor of History and Director …

Jessica Benjamin, Beyond Doer and Done To (2017) – Public Panel Discussion

  Event Date: 2 November 2017 Room B01 Birkbeck Clore Management Centre Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research presents: Jessica Benjamin, Beyond Doer and Done To (2017) – Public Panel Discussion In Beyond Doer and Done To, Jessica Benjamin, author of the path-breaking Bonds of Love, expands her theory of mutual recognition and its breakdown …

John Gardner – Discrimination: The Good, the Bad, and the Wrongful

Event Date: 30 October 2017 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor John Gardner (Oxford) – Discrimination: The Good, the Bad, and the Wrongful John Gardner FBA is a Senior Research Fellow at All Souls College, Oxford, with the title of Professor of Law and Philosophy in the University of Oxford. From …

David Olusoga – 2000 Years of Black History

Event Date: 27 October 2017 Moore Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London presents: David Olusoga – 2000 Years of Black History Eminent historian David Olusoga, author of Black and British: A Forgotten History and presenter of the corresponding BAFTA award-winning four-part BBC series, will talk to staff and students about Britain’s …

Motherhood in Literature and Culture

          Event Date: 26 October 2017 Freud Museum London 20 Maresfield Gardens London NW3 5SX  The School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Motherhood in Literature and Culture   This event celebrated the launch of Motherhood in Literature and Culture: Interdisciplinary Perspectives from Europe (Routledge). Dealing with a range of topics including …

Introducing the New Edition of Ralph Russell’s Anthology of Urdu Literature A Thousand Yearnings

Event Date: 24 October 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Introducing the New Edition of Ralph Russell’s Anthology of Urdu Literature A Thousand Yearnings With: Professor Francis Robinson (Royal Holloway), Marion Molteno and Dr. Rakhshanda Jalil For many people, Urdu is indelibly associated with a bygone era: the cultural renaissance …

Gendered Inclusion in Leadership and Managerial Roles

Event Date: 23 October 2017 Cranfield Management Research Institute Building 38 Cranfield School of Management Cranfield MK43 0AL Middlesex University Business School, Middlesex University presents: Gendered Inclusion in Contemporary Organisations Seminar 4: Gendered Inclusion in Leadership and Managerial Roles To advance debates concerned with gender inequality in contemporary organizations, this seminar series argues for a shift in how we theorise …

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: