Brexit and Literature: a year from Article 50

Event Date: 27 March 2018 Room 104 Senate House, University of London Malet St Bloomsbury WC1E 7HU The Humanities and Arts Research Institute at Royal Holloway presents: Brexit and Literature: a year from Article 50 Brexit is not only political, economic and administrative: perhaps most significantly it is an event in culture, too. This conference will explore this aspect of …

Alternative Work Arrangements? Gendered Inclusion in the Field of Entrepreneurship

Event Date: 27 March 2018 MBA Suite, Sibson Building Kent Business School, Canterbury Campus, CT2 7PE. Middlesex University Business School, Middlesex University presents: Gendered Inclusion in Contemporary Organisations Seminar 5 – Alternative Work Arrangements? Gendered Inclusion in the Field of Entrepreneurship To advance debates concerned with gender inequality in contemporary organizations, this seminar series argues for a shift in how …

Ayse Yuva – The European Boundaries of Philosophy in the 19th Century: shaping cultural identity through the history of philosophy

Event Date: 22 March 2018 Room 0003 John Galsworthy building Kingston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Dr Ayse Yuva (Paris 8, Marc Bloch Centre Berlin) – The European Boundaries of Philosophy in the 19th Century: shaping cultural identity through the history of philosophy  …

Martin Saar – What is Social Philosophy?

Event Date: 19 March 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Martin Saar (Frankfurt) – What is Social Philosophy? Or, Order, Practice, Subject Martin Saar is professor of social philosophy at the Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main (since fall 2017). He has taught in Bremen, Hamburg, Berlin and Leipzig. His areas …

The Original Writer: Reading Alan Moore

Event Date: 17 March 2018 Room 104 Senate House, University of London Malet St Bloomsbury WC1E 7HU The Humanities and Arts Research Institute at Royal Holloway presents: The Original Writer: Reading Alan Moore Alan Moore is a major contemporary British writer: perhaps the world’s leading writer of comics and graphic novels, credited with revolutionising the medium; the ‘original writer’ for …

Phil Meeson – Quantum engineering, leading the way to a new technological era

Event Date: 13 March 2018 Boiler House Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Professor Phil Meeson (RHUL) – Quantum engineering, leading the way to a new technological era Fundamental and universal, quantum physics has been, in the century since its discovery, more thoroughly explored and …

Slavoj Žižek – Like a Thief in the Night

Event Date: 9 March 2018 Room B01, Clore Management Centre, Birkbeck, University of London. London WC1E 7JL The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Like a Thief in the Night – A Masterclass with Slavoj Zizek Slavoj Žižek (International Director, Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities) – Like a Thief in the Night How will a radical social transformation happen? Definitely …

Peter Webb – Arab Origins: Identity, History and Islam

Event Date: 8 March 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Peter Webb (University of Leiden) – Arab Origins: Identity, History and Islam Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ————————— Talk: ————————— Questions: share this entry:

Atina Grossmann – Trauma, Privilege and Adventure in the “Orient”: A Refugee Family Archive

Event Date: 8 March 2018 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2017-18 The Difficulties of Writing Family History A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic intends to discuss the challenges which arise when writing a European-Jewish family …

Does Justice Policy Listen to Criminological Research?

Event Date: 8 March 2018 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL Birkbeck School of Law presents: Mike Hough Retirement Event: Does Justice Policy Listen to Criminological Research? Experiences of speaking truth to power An event to mark the retirement of Professor Mike Hough Mike Hough spent 20 years as a government researcher …