Zoë Waxman – Words of Pain: Interpreting Personal Memories of the Holocaust

Event Date: 27 January 2011 University of Northampton Park Campus C101 The University of Northampton Holocaust Memorial Day 2011 Key-note Lecture by Dr Zoë Waxman (Royal Holloway) – Words of Pain: Interpreting Personal Memories of the Holocaust —————————————————– lecture: —————————————————– share this entry:

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Simon Schama – The Fate of the Idea of Toleration

Event date:  25 January 2011 Kennedy Lecture Theatre UCL Institute of Child Health 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH     PEARS INSTITUTE FOR THE STUDY OF ANTISEMITISM Birkbeck, University of Londonin association with the Anne Frank Trust   Public Lecture   Professor Simon Schama (University Professor of Art History and History, Columbia University)-The Fate of the Idea of Toleration …

Siavush Randjbar Daemi – The Presidency in Iran

Event Date: 25 January 2011 Location:Royal Holloway Department of History Royal Holloway University of London Departmental Research Seminar Series 2010/2011 Siavush Randjbar Daemi (Royal Holloway) – The Presidency in Iran ——————————————————- talk: ——————————————————- questions: ——————————————————- share this entry:

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Dan Michman – The Reasons Behind the Emergence of Ghettos During the Shoah – Trying to Solve the Enigma

Event date: 24 January 2011 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London TW20 0EX Professor Dan Michman (Bar-Ilan University & International Institute for Holocaust Research Yad Vashem) – The Reasons Behind the Emergence of Ghettos During the Shoah – Trying to Solve the Enigma This lecture will examine the conceptual problems in Holocaust historiography regarding the function of ghettos in …

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Andrew Benjamin – Hegel's Other Woman: The Figure of Niobe in Hegel's Lectures on Fine Art

Event Date:  20 January 2011 Art Workers Guild Lecture Hall, 6 Queen Square London, WC1N 3AT Andrew Benjamin (Aesthetics and Critical Theory, Monash University) – Hegel’s Other Woman: The Figure of Niobe in Hegel’s Lectures on Fine Art ————————————————————- talk: ————————————————————- questions: ————————————————————- accompanying images: share this entry:

Tony Harrison in Conversation and Performance

Event date 19 January 2011 (18:00) Location: Main Lecture Theatre The Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC) at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Tony Harrison (Leverhulme Artist in Residence) In Conversation and Performance ———————————————————- performance: ———————————————————- discussion: ———————————————————- share this entry:

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Capitalist Realism: Is there No Alternative?

Event date: 17 January 2011 (14:00-15:30) Room 151 Birkbeck Main Building Capitalist Realism: Is there No Alternative? Mark Fisher in conversation with Amber Jacobs. Last year Mark Fisher published Capitalist Realism: Is There no Alternative? (Zero Books 2009) in which he addressed the condition of ideological malaise produced by neo-liberal capitalism -or as he puts it- the “widespread sense that …

Andrew Robinson – The Apu Trilogy: Satyajit Ray and the Making of an Epic

Event date: 13 January 2010 (18:00-21:00) Location:Royal Asiatic Society Dr Andrew Robinson (University of Cambridge) – The Apu Trilogy: Satyajit Ray and the Making of an Epic ———————————————————— talk: ———————————————————— questions: ———————————————————— share this entry: