Law on Trial 2013: Legal Utopias: The Future of Law and Legal Education

  Event Dates: 17 – 21 June 2013 Various Venues Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck School of Law presents: Law on Trial 2013: Legal Utopias: The Future of Law and Legal Education Against a background of profound changes in higher education policy, and in the year in which the Legal Education …

The Utopian Law School and the Fate of the University

  Event Dates: 17 – 21 June 2013 Various Venues Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck School of Law presents: Law on Trial 2013: Legal Utopias: The Future of Law and Legal Education Against a background of profound changes in higher education policy, and in the year in which the Legal Education …

Norbert Peabody – On the Origins of Indian Nationalism

Event Date: 13 June 2013 
 Royal Asiatic Society 
Stephenson Way 
London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Norbert Peabody (Cambridge) – On the Origins of Indian Nationalism Talk: Questions: share this entry:

Integration, Disadvantage and Extremism

      Event Date: 8 May 2013 Attlee Suite, Portcullis House, House of Commons, London SW1A 2LW The Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London and the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society, University of Oxford in partnership with the All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism present: Symposium on Integration, Disadvantage and Extremism The Symposium will …

John Logan – The Persistence of Segregation in the 21st Century American Metropolis

Event Date: 12 June 2013 Room 532, Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research presents: The Persistence of Segregation in the 21st Century American Metropolis Speaker: Professor John Logan (Brown) Segregation is increasingly central to British and European discussions about ethnicity, integration and place. What can we learn from America, …

Queer Homes

        Event Date: 12 June 2013 Geffrye Museum Kingsland Road, London,  E2 8EA The Geffrye Museum in partnership with the Raphael Samuel History Centre present: Queer Homes Explore the meanings and practicalities of home-making for lesbians and gay men past and present at this fascinating roundtable discussion. Brent Pilkey‘s (University College London) research takes a queer approach …

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Itinerancy, Dislocation, Nomadic Subjects: Vagabond (Agnes Varda,1985)

      Event Date: 11 June 2013 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HX Department of Media and Cultural Studies presents:  Itinerancy, Dislocation, Nomadic Subjects: Vagabond (Agnes Varda,1985) In this series we will watch three films in which the main protagonist is an itinerant or a wanderer.  Whilst there is a great …

LIDC Bi-Annual Conference

          Event Date: 23 May 2013 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The London International Development Centre (LIDC) presents: The 2013 LIDC Bi-Annual Conference ‘Five years of interdisciplinary research in development – looking back and looking forward’ In May 2013 LIDC will organise its first Bi-Annual Conference bringing …

Simon Critchley – Hamlet, Nietzsche, Joyce – tragedy, lethargy and disgust

Event Date: 7 December2012 Room 532 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet St Bloomsbury London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Simon Critchley – Masterclass II: Hamlet, Nietzsche, Joyce – tragedy, lethargy and disgust Talk: Questions: share this entry:

Simon Critchley – Hamlet, Schmitt, Benjamin – politics, sovereignty and espionage

Event Date:6 December2012 Room 532 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet St Bloomsbury London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Simon Critchley – Masterclass I: Hamlet, Schmitt, Benjamin – politics, sovereignty and espionage Introduction by Professor Costas Douzinas (Birkbeck). Talk: Questions: share this entry: