Geoff Eley – Empire by Land or Sea? Germany’s Imperial Imaginary, 1870-1945

13 May 2010 – This talk seeks to take stock of the current upsurge of interest in German colonialism in order to revisit the much older debates of the 1960s and 1970s prompted by the Fischer Controversy and the work of Hans-Ulrich Wehler concerning social imperialism, the sources of German authoritarianism, and the continuities in German expansionism between Bismarck and Hitler.

Emilie Savage-Smith – The ‘Book of Curiosities’: A Medieval Egyptian Guide to the Universe

Event Date: 13 May 2010 Professor Emilie Savage-Smith (University of Oxford) The ‘Book of Curiosities’: A Medieval Egyptian Guide to the Universe ———————————————– * Due to copyright restrictions, we cannot host the images accompanying the talk on this webpage. You can, however view the images on the Bodleian Library’s ‘Medieval view of the Cosmos’ pages HERE. These will open in …

Étienne Balibar – The “impossible” community of the citizens: Past and present problems

‘Citizenship without Community’ Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010 The British Library Meeting Room 2 An international workshop hosted by the Open University in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group Étienne Balibar (University of California, Irvine) The “impossible” community of the citizens: Past and present problems ——————————————– talk: ——————————————– questions: share this entry:

Umut Erel – Beyond Home – Migrant Mothers’Citizenship

‘Citizenship without Community’ Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010 The British Library Meeting Room 2 An international workshop hosted by the Open University in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group Umut Erel (The Open University) Beyond home – migrant mothers’citizenship ————————————————- accompanying images: share this entry:

Rutvica Andrijasevic and Claudia Aradau – Unexpected citizens: sex work, mobility, Europe

‘Citizenship without Community’ Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010 The British Library Meeting Room 2 An international workshop hosted by the Open University in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group Rutvica Andrijasevic and Claudia Aradau (The Open University) Unexpected citizens: sex work, mobility, Europe —————————————— accompanying images: share this entry:

Cindy Weber – Desert Designs: Design, Citizenship, and Political Acts of Citizenship With/Out Community

‘Citizenship without Community’ Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010 The British Library Meeting Room 2 An international workshop hosted by the Open University in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group Cindy Weber (Lancaster University) Desert Designs: Design, Citizenship, and Political Acts of Citizenship With/Out Community ————————————- accompanying images: share this entry:

Teresa Pullano – A Postrevolutionary and Territorial European Citizenship

‘Citizenship without Community’ Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010 The British Library Meeting Room 2 An international workshop hosted by the Open University in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group Teresa Pullano (Science-Po and Italien Research Council) – A Postrevolutionary and Territorial European Citizenship ——————————————— accompanying images: share this entry:

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Andrew Schaap – The Constituent Power of the Aboriginal Tent Embassy (Canberra, Australia)

‘Citizenship without Community’ Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010 The British Library Meeting Room 2 An international workshop hosted by the Open University in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group Andrew Schaap (Exeter University) – paper co-authored with Paul Muldoon (Monash University) : The Constituent Power of the Aboriginal Tent Embassy (Canberra, Australia) —————————————- accompanying images: share this …

Jonna Pettersson – Resisting sameness: political emancipation outside the community

‘Citizenship without Community’ Event Date: Monday 10 May 2010 The British Library Meeting Room 2 An international workshop hosted by the Open University in collaboration with the BISA poststructural politics working group Jonna Pettersson (Lund University) – Resisting sameness: political emancipation outside the community share this entry: