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Raimond Gaita (Kings, London) – ‘Callicles’ Challenge’

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Raimond Gaita (Kings, London)  – ‘Callicles’ Challenge’ —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

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Francis Mulhern – Humanities and University Corporatism

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Francis Mulhern (New Left Review) – Humanities and University Corporatism —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

Joanna Bourke – La Fontaine’s Cat, Kafka’s Ape, and the Humanities

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Joanna Bourke (Birkbeck) – La Fontaine’s Cat, Kafka’s Ape, and the Humanities —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

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Stefan Collini – Holding our nerve

Event Date: 5th November 2010 Room B34, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1 WHY HUMANITIES? Stefan Collini (Cambridge) ‘Holding our nerve’ —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————–   << back to main conference page >> share this entry:

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Onora O’Neill – The Two Cultures Fifty Years On

WHY HUMANITIES? Event date: 4 November 2010 18:00 Beveridge Hall, Senate House, Malet St, London WC1 7HU Keynote address by: Professor Onora O’Neill,  Baroness O’Neill of Bengarve – ‘The Two Cultures Fifty Years On’ Abstract: In his 1959 Rede lecture The Two Cultures C.P. Snow contrasted what he called ‘the traditional culture’ of literary study with the culture of natural …

Michael Carr – Italian Merchants and Turkish pirates in the Fourteenth Century Aegean

Event date: 2 November 2010 – 17:30 McCrea 201 Royal Holloway Department of History Research Seminars 2010/2011 Michael Carr (Royal Holloway) – Italian Merchants and Turkish pirates in the Fourteenth Century Aegean Chair: Dr Jonathan Harris —————————————————– talk: —————————————————– questions: —————————————————– accompanying images: —————————————————–   share this entry: