Becky Briant – The River Thames

    Event Date: 27 June 2013 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy presents: To seek, to find, to live A series of events examining the past and future of society and the environment Becky Briant – The River Thames The River Thames is …

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Eugene Thacker -Divine Darkness

Event Date: 12 January 2011 Flett Lecture Theatre Natural History Museum London Dark Materialism Eugene Thacker –Divine Darkness Abstract: This presentation will trace the motif of darkness from its use in mystical literature to contemporary extremophile science. It is an enigmatic and yet omni-present concept stretching back through John of the Cross, Meister Eckhart, to Dionysius the Areopagite, who talks …