Hegel’s Logic

  Event Date: 8 December 2017 Room 3007 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:   Hegel’s Logic Please join us for this one-day Research Workshop hosted by the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP), in which four of …

Todd Mei – Exploring an economic turn in phenomenology: Land as hypokeimenon

  Event Date: 23 November 2017 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 Todd Mei (Kent) – Exploring an economic turn in phenomenology: Land as hypokeimenon In this lecture Todd Mei will expand upon an argument in his …

Capitalism: Concept & Idea

  Event Dates: 13 October 2017 Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL 14 October 2017 Old Lecture Theatre, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE2 The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Capitalism: Concept & Idea 150 Years of Marx’s Capital: The Philosophy and Politics of Capital today As a counterpoint to the retreat of …

Cristina Chimisso – Normal: Georges Canguilhem on the Medical and the Individual

  Event Date: 5 October 2017 Room 1008 John Galsworthy building Kinston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Dr Cristina Chimisso (Open University) – Normal: Georges Canguilhem on the Medical and the Individual The boundary between what is considered normal and what is considered …

Catherine Malabou – TeleologiⒶ

  Event Date: 9 June 2017 Clatton Lecture Theatre Kinston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Teleology: Conceptual Corpse or Plastic Concept? The 2017 CRMEP Graduate Conference will revisit the concept of teleology after and beyond its seemingly irredeemable fall from grace in the …

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 …

Peter Hallward – Mass Sovereignty and the Eclipse of Representation

  Event Date: 23 March 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 Peter Hallward (Kingston) – Mass Sovereignty and the Eclipse of Representation For most of Europe’s history, oligarchy and democracy were taken to be antithetical forms of government. Competition between …

Willow Verkerk – Friendship, Love and Women

  Event Date: 9 March 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: Dr Willow Verkerk (Kingston) – Friendship, Love and Women Nietzsche writes that woman is not yet capable of friendship and he connects this incapacity to a lack of generosity from …

Étienne Balibar – The Multiple and Shifting Borders of Europe

  Event Date: 23 February 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 Étienne Balibar (Kingston) – The Multiple and Shifting Borders of Europe The construction of a supra-national political entity in Europe, over the last 60 years, followed by its process …

Simon Morgan Wortham – Resistances of the Psycho-Political

  Event Date: 9 February 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 Simon Morgan Wortham (Kingston) – Resistances of the Psycho-Political  Recent reinvestments in the ‘political’ prospects of psychoanalysis, particularly Lacanianism, display a tendency to dismiss ‘poststructuralism’ (and any vestiges of …