Lynne Segal – The Age of Desire, the Desires of Ageing

Event Date: 19 June 2014 Horton Lecture Theatre 1 Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX   The School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures, Royal Holloway, University of London presents: Keynote Lecture at the 2014 Postgraduate Colloquium Professor Lynne Segal (Anniversary Professor, Psychosocial Studies, Birkbeck College, University of London) – The Age of Desire, the Desires of …

Temporal Vertigo: The Paradoxes of Ageing

  Event Date: 16 December 2013 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Gender & Sexuality (BiGS) Group and the Birkbeck Department of Psychosocial Studies present: Temporal Vertigo: The Paradoxes of Ageing Public seminar to think about ageing. Discussions will confront our fears and prejudices around old age, while also pondering …

‘Older Women’, Policy and Politics – Panel Discussion and Debate

    Event Date: 4 November 2013 Room B04, Birkbeck, University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life in association with the Birkbeck Institute for Social Research presents: ‘Older Women’, Policy and Politics – Panel Discussion and Debate Debate about age discrimination has been largely silent about gender …

Age Spots and Spotlights: Celebrity, Ageing and Performance

Event Date 9 December 2011 2011 Birkbeck College Clore Management Centre Torrington Place London WC1E Age Spots and Spotlights: Celebrity, Ageing and Performance Diane Keaton has just published her memoirs. Reflecting on becoming a mother at 50 and kissing Jack Nicholson at 57, Keaton is ageing in her own unique way. On Friday 9 December Birkbeck, University of London, is …