Precarious Citizenship: Young People Who are Undocumented, Separated and Settled in the UK

  Event Date: 1 June 2016 Room B01 Clore Management Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7JL The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities in association with the Migrant and Refugee Children’s Legal Unit (MiCLU) presents: Precarious Citizenship: Young People Who are Undocumented, Separated and Settled in the UK A one-day conference for academics, practitioners and activists interested …

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Margaret Bird – Inculcating an appreciation of time pressure in the young: the training of children for working life in 18th-century England

Event Date: 24 March 2015 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2014/2015 Margaret Bird (RHUL) – Inculcating an appreciation of time pressure in the young: the training of children for working life in 18th-century England The rearing of children has been a topic at …

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Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives – Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

Sanna Nissinen – Documenting Suffering: The Production of the Charity Image

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

Khatidja Chantler – The Power of the Visual in Assessing Children’s Ages

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

Ann Potter and Ian Coutts – Sense and sensibility?

Event Date: Friday 5 November 2010, 9.30am – 5pm, Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 3: Aesthetics, ethics, politics: representations of violence against children This seminar looks at violence and the visual in relation to childhood. It explores the different ways in which non-governmental organisations, the media and anti-war campaigns …

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Violence and Childhood: International Perspectives – seminar 2

Violence and Childhood: International Perspectives Seminar 2: Violence and Liminality: Violent Transitions from Childhood to Adulthood in a Global Context Event Date: Friday 18th June 2010 Birkbeck College, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HX Chair: Professor Ali Watson speakers: Dr Nicolas Argenti (Brunel University): Children’s medicine: Traditional paediatric practice, motherhood, and fosterage in a Grassfields chiefdom Abstract: Soon after birth, infants …

Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – The New and Old Science of Childhood/Children

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century The New and Old Science of Childhood/Children Date: 5th February 2010 ——————————————- Marjorie Lorch, Professor of Neurolinguistics (Birkbeck) Darwin’s instigation of British baby science ——————————————————————— Ofra Koffman, (Centre for the study of invention and social process, Goldsmiths) Mature Bodies, Childish Minds : Psychology, Government and the Emergence of the Problem of Teenage Parenthood accompanying …

Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – Children/Childhood in China

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children / Childhood in China Date: 5th February 2010 ——————————————- David Pomfret, (Department of History, University of Hong Kong) ‘ Children of Empire’: Childhood in British and French Colonial Cultures accompanying images: ——————————————————————- Valentina Boretti, (Postdoctoral Fellow, SOAS) From new citizen to revolutionary successor: Playthings and the ideal child in Republican and Communist China …

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Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – Children in/at Museums: Panel discussion

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children in/at Museums: Panel discussion Date: 4th February 2010 ——————————– Introduction by Sander Gilman ——————————————————————————— Rhian Harris (Director, The Museum of Childhood V&A) Chair accompanying images: ——————————————————————————— Lars Tharp (Director of the Foundling Museum, London), accompanying images: ——————————————————————————— Erica Davies (Director, The Ragged School Museum London), accompanying images: ——————————————————————————— Leigh‐Anne Stradeski (Director, Eureka! The …