Denis M. Provencher – Maghrebi-French Disidentifications: Queer Performances of Gender, Religion, and Citizenship

Event Date: 5 December 2012 WIN 0-05 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures presents TRAUMA, FICTION, HISTORY seminar series Professor Denis M. Provencher (Marie Curie International Incoming Fellow, Nottingham-Trent University & Associate Professor, University of Maryland, Baltimore County) – Maghrebi-French Disidentifications: Queer Performances of Gender, Religion, and Citizenship This …

Colin Blakemore – Darwin’s Brain

Event Date: 4 December 2012 The Senate Room Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Institute of Philosophy presents: Professor Colin Blakemore (Director of the IP Centre for the Philosophy of the Senses, Neurons and Knowledge) – Darwin’s Brain Introduction by Professor Barry Smith (Institute of Philosophy) ——————– Talk: ——————– Closing Comments by Professor Barry Smith:   share …

Angela Breitenbach – Aesthetics in Science: A Kantian Proposal

Event Date: 3 December 2012 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Angela Breitenbach (Cambridge) – Aesthetics in Science: A Kantian Proposal Can aesthetic considerations legitimately be linked to the empirical success of scientific theories? I suggest that a satisfactory answer to this question should account for the apparent attraction that aesthetic …