The Politics of Change in the MENA Region

    Event Date: 14 October 2016 Trevelyan College Durham University Elvet Hill Road Durham DH1 3LN Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at Durham University presents: The Politics of Change in the MENA Region Friday 14th October is the re-launch of our Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, focussing on ‘The Politics of Change in the MENA …

The Arab Spring: Between Authoritarianism and Revolution

Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World in partnership with the Al-Saba Programme     Event Date: 12-13 March 2012 Durham University, United Kingdom The Arab Spring: Between Authoritarianism and Revolution   The recent uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) represent an unprecedented political shift in the Arab world. The long standing regimes in Tunisia and …

Reclaiming our futures: people, science and environmental change

Event Date: 14 November 2011 Penthouse Suite, Collingwood College, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LT Reclaiming our futures: people, science and environmental change What is this event about? This is the first in a series of events designed to engage academics and community partners in dialogue about some of the major environmental challenges facing us and possible technological and social responses. …

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The Political Life of Things – conference page

Event date: 3 December 2010 Imperial War Museum, London The Political Life of Things A One Day Workshop at The Imperial War Museum, London, UK The BISA Poststructural Politics Working Group and BISA/PSA Art and Politics Group present a one day workshop at the Imperial War Museum London, 3 December 2010. This workshop starts from the assumption that the subject …

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Nick Vaughan-Williams and Tom Lundborg – There’s More to Life than Biopolitics: Critical Infrastructure, Resilience Planning, and Molecular Security

Event date: 3 December 2010 Imperial War Museum, London The Political Life of Things A One Day Workshop at The Imperial War Museum, London, UK Nick Vaughan-Williams (Warwick) & Tom Lundborg (Swedish Institute of International Affairs): There’s More to Life than Biopolitics: Critical Infrastructure, Resilience Planning, and Molecular Security ————————————————————– ————————————————————– accompanying images: <<== back to conference page share this …

Jairus Grove – 8 Steps to an Ecology of Contemporary War – with special attention to improvised explosive devices

Event date: 3 December 2010 Imperial War Museum, London The Political Life of Things A One Day Workshop at The Imperial War Museum, London, UK Jairus Grove (Johns Hopkins): 8 Steps to an Ecology of Contemporary War – with special attention to improvised explosive devices ————————————————————– talk: ————————————————————– Accompanying Video:   <<== back to conference page share this entry:

Claudia Aradau – ‘Crowded Places Are Everywhere You Go’: Materialities of Terrorism and Unexpected Events

Event date: 3 December 2010 Imperial War Museum, London The Political Life of Things A One Day Workshop at The Imperial War Museum, London, UK Claudia Aradau (Open University): ‘Crowded Places Are Everywhere You Go’: Materialities of Terrorism and Unexpected Events —————————————————————————– talk: —————————————————————————–   <<== back to conference page share this entry:

Lisa Smirl and Beth Lister- Drive-By Development: Thinking Through the Sports Utility Vehicle in Humanitarian Assistance

Event date: 3 December 2010 Imperial War Museum, London The Political Life of Things A One Day Workshop at The Imperial War Museum, London, UK Lisa Smirl & Beth Lister (Sussex University): Drive-By Development: Thinking Through the Sports Utility Vehicle in Humanitarian Assistance ——————————————————– <<== back to conference page share this entry:

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Roger Tolson – Art Matters

Event date: 3 December 2010 Imperial War Museum, London The Political Life of Things A One Day Workshop at The Imperial War Museum, London, UK Art Matters Roger Tolson (Head of Collections, Imperial War Museum) ———————————————————————— talk: ———————————————————————— accompanying images: <<== back to conference page share this entry:

Edmond Clark – Art Matters

Event date: 3 December 2010 Imperial War Museum, London The Political Life of Things A One Day Workshop at The Imperial War Museum, London, UK Edmond Clark (Photographer) ————————————————————— talk: ————————————————————— accompanying images:   <<== back to conference page share this entry: