Curiosity

Event Date: 18 May 2015 Birkbeck Cinema Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 Curiosity The term curiosity refers to both a quality of attention and a type of object. It concerns novelty and knowledge, secrecy and display, desire and the intellect. In this interdisciplinary symposium Brian …

Temporal Vertigo: The Paradoxes of Ageing

  Event Date: 16 December 2013 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Gender & Sexuality (BiGS) Group and the Birkbeck Department of Psychosocial Studies present: Temporal Vertigo: The Paradoxes of Ageing Public seminar to think about ageing. Discussions will confront our fears and prejudices around old age, while also pondering …

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London Critical Theory Summer School 2013 – Friday Debate II

Event Date: 12 July 2013 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: London Critical Theory Summer School 2013 – Friday Debate II An invitation to come along and listen to a discussion and debate with academics teaching on the second week of the London Critical Theory …

Itinerancy, Dislocation, Nomadic Subjects: Taste of Cherry (Abbas Kiarostami,1997)

      Event Date: 25 June 2013 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HX Department of Media and Cultural Studies presents: Itinerancy, Dislocation, Nomadic Subjects: Taste of Cherry (Abbas Kiarostami,1997) In this series we will watch three films in which the main protagonist is an itinerant or a wanderer. Whilst there is …

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The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities celebrates Laura Mulvey

Event Date: 7 February 2013 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: BIH Celebrates Laura Mulvey The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities has organised an afternoon to celebrate Laura Mulvey’s work. The afternoon will begin with a screening of AMY! (Laura Mulvey/Peter Wollen 1982) followed by …

Laura Mulvey – Love and Death in Three Films by Max Ophuls: Liebelei (Germany 1932), Letter from an Unknown Woman (US 1948) and Madame de… (France 1953)

Event Date 11 June  2012 Main Lecture Theatre Founder’s Building Royal Holloway University of London   School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures presents Keynote address of the 2012 Post-graduate Colloquium: Professor Laura Mulvey (Birkbeck College) – Love and Death in Three Films by Max Ophuls: Liebelei (Germany 1932), Letter from an Unknown Woman (US 1948) and Madame de… (France …