Jonathan Waterlow – No Laughing Matter? Popular humour and Soviet society in Stalin’s 1930s

  Event Date: 12 March 2013
 
McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2012/2013 Dr Jonathan Waterlow (New College, Oxford) – No Laughing Matter? Popular humour and Soviet society in Stalin’s 1930s Talk: Questions: accompanying images: share this entry:

David Fraser – Quite Contrary to the Principles of British Justice: The Jews of the Channel Islands 1940-1945

  Event Date: 7 March 2013 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square Holborn, London WC1A 2NJ The Leo Baeck Institute London presents: A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London, the Jewish Museum and the Fritz Bauer Institut, Frankfurt am Main, in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic will be Jews and Muslims: British …

British Fascism, Anti-Fascism and Jewish Defence

                                              Event Date: 7 March 2013 The Wiener Library 29 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DP The Wiener Library and The Board of Deputies of British Jews present: British Fascism, Anti-Fascism and Jewish Defence This one-day conference is held in partnership with The Board of Deputies of British …

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Simon Morgan Wortham – Auto-immune Narcissism

Event Date: 7 March 2013 Lecture Theatre E002, Granary Building, Central Saint Martins, London N1C 4AA The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) and the London Graduate School in collaboration with Art and Philosophy at Central Saint Martins present: Professor Simon Morgan Wortham (LGS) –  Auto-immune Narcissism For Plato, excessive sleep offends against citizenship and the polis. Kant, …

Dale Purves – How Vision Succeeds in an Unknown World

Event Date: 7 March 2013 Room 243 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Institute of Philosophy presents: Dr Dale Purves (Duke) – How Vision Succeeds in an Unknown World Dale Purves is Director of the Neuroscience and Behavioural Disorders program at Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School and Executive Director of the Neuroscience Research Partnership at A*STAR, both located …

Maggie O’Neill – Women’s lives, well-being and community: arts based biographical methods

Event Date: 6 March 2013 Room B02, Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research presents: Professor Maggie O’Neill (Durham) – Women’s lives, well-being and community: arts based biographical methods This talk will discuss collaborative research undertaken with  women seeking asylum in the North East of England and the use …

Hanna Meretoja – Trauma, History and the Ethics of Storytelling

Event Date: 5 March 2013 WIN 0-05 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW 20 0EX   TRAUMA, FICTION, HISTORY seminar series Professor Hanna Meretoja (Tampere/Turku) – Trauma, History and the Ethics of Storytelling A profound suspicion of narrative form is widespread in trauma studies. Not only is trauma seen as de facto inassimilable to narrative understanding, but also …

Rowan Cruft – Why is it Disrespectful to Violate Rights?

Event Date: 4 March 2013 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Rowan Cruft (Stirling) – Why is it Disrespectful to Violate Rights? Rowan Cruft has taught philosophy at the University of Stirling since 2002.  He has published articles on the nature and justification of rights and duties, focusing on comparisons between …

Daniel Beer – Rebellion, Betrayal and Martyrdom in the Mines of Eastern Siberia: the Fabrication of the Zerentui Conspiracy of 1828

  Event Date: 22 January 2013
 
McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2012/2013 Dr Daniel Beer (Royal Holloway) – Rebellion, Betrayal and Martyrdom in the Mines of Eastern Siberia: the Fabrication of the Zerentui Conspiracy of 1828 Talk: Questions: share this entry: