Food Value and Gender: Mediated Consumption, Anxiety and Potentiality

Event Date: 13 March 2014 Dana Studio, The Science Museum’s Dana Centre 165 Queen’s Gate London SW7 5HD   The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: HARC Dialogues: The Value of Eating  Food Value and Gender: Mediated Consumption, Anxiety and Potentiality Roundtable led by Dr  Ruth Cruickshank (Royal Holloway, University of London) who will …

Beyond the Global City: Visual, Verbal and Virtual Experiences

Event Date: 20 & 21 May 2011 Centre for Creative Collaboration 16 Acton Street London, WC1X 9NG   Royal Holloway School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures Beyond the Global City: Visual, Verbal and Virtual Experiences This is the third in a series of major colloquia organized by the interdisciplinary ‘Global Cities and Visual Culture’ research group established in 2008 …

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The Philosophy of Literature

Event date: 23 February-23 March 2011 Win1-04, Windsor Building  Royal Holloway University     The Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC) at Royal Holloway University of London presents: The Philosophy of Literature Organiser: Professor John O’Brien During the 1990s and the first decade of the 21st century, the characteristics of the philosophical approach to literature have undergone some important changes. …

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The Philosophy of Literature – (T)exteriors

Event date: 16 March 2011 17:00 – 19:00 Win1-04, Windsor Building Royal Holloway University The Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC) at Royal Holloway University of London presents: The Philosophy of Literature   Organiser: Professor John O’Brien During the 1990s and the first decade of the 21st century, the characteristics of the philosophical approach to literature have undergone some important …

Feasting on food porn: what are we consuming?

Event date: 13 December 2010 Royal Holloway Faculty of Arts Feasting on food porn: what are we consuming? A roundtable discussion with James Abadi, Ruth Cruickshank, Mark Dredge, John Ellis, Mike Hoare and Carol Vallejo The recent explosion of food and drink in the print media, TV, film and the Internet prompts us to feast yet reminds us we are …

Contemporary Women’s Writing in French

7 March 2009 – New Perspectives – A Celebration of Professor Elizabeth Fallaize – The Contemporary Women’s Writing in French seminar group is celebrating Professor Elizabeth Fallaize’s retirement and her important contribution to the field.