Tamsyn Challenger – On Truth

Event Date: 14 November 2017 Picture Gallery, Founder’s Building, Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The 2017 David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture Tamsyn Challenger – On Truth This year’s David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture will be given by Tamsyn Challenger and will try to unpick and dissect ‘truth’ in an age of spin, duplicity and brand management. Weaving together …

Louise Johnson – Glamour in the Changing Room: Eduardo Mendicutti and the ‘Beckham Effect’

Event Date: 10 November 2014 Main Lecture Theatre (MLT), Founder’s Building, Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The 2014 David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture Dr Louise Johnson (Sheffield) – Glamour in the Changing Room: Eduardo Mendicutti and the ‘Beckham Effect’ This lecture considers Spanish novelist and journalist Eduardo Mendicutti’s high camp fictional foray behind the scenes at Real …

Carrie Hamilton – Politics and Generosity: History and the Work of David Vilaseca

Event Date:  29 October 2012 Main Lecture Theatre (MLT), Founder’s Building,Royal Holloway, University of LondonEgham, Surrey TW20 0EX The 2013 David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture   Dr Carrie Hamilton (Roehampton) – Politics and Generosity: History and the Work of David Vilaseca The lecture will engage with the academic work of David Vilaseca (1964-2010) which offers a series of radical interventions in …