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Greece and Europe: A First Account of a Radical Government

Event Date: 18 March 2015 Room B01 Clore Management Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Greece and Europe: A First Account of a Radical Government Speakers:  Costas Douzinas,  Paul Mason (Channel 4 News) &  Slavoj Zizek This roundtable discussion will begin with a screening of a 15 minute film …

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Gendering Representations of the Financial Crisis

In this seminar – the first of a BIGS series on Gender and Austerity – Louise Owen and Kate Maclean discuss their work on gendering representations of the financial crisis, with a focus on popular culture responses to this notoriously complex event, that has – some have argued – constituted a coup d’état.