Deniz Tuerker – The Yildiz Kiosk and the Queen Mothers of the Tanzimat Era: Gender, Landscape, and Visibility

Event Date: 15 May 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Deniz Tuerker (Cambridge) – The Yildiz Kiosk and the Queen Mothers of the Tanzimat Era: Gender, Landscape, and Visibility Introduction by Dr Alison Otha (RAS): —————- Talk: ————— Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this …

Paper peepshow: peep into the rabbit hole

Event Date: 15 May 2018 Keynes Library 43 Gordon Sq Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London London WC1H 0PD Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Paper peepshow: peep into the rabbit hole This panel discussion investigates the popular optical toy, the paper peepshow. A curator, a collector, an academic and an artist discuss the paper peepshow and highlight its …

Gaelic hardship: Flann O’Brien’s ‘The Poor Mouth’

Event Date: 15 May 2018 Room 124 43 Gordon Sq Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London London WC1H 0PD Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Gaelic hardship: Flann O’Brien’s ‘The Poor Mouth’ The Irish comic writer Flann O’Brien’s third major work was An Béal Bocht (1941): a slim novel parodying peasant memoirs of the West of Ireland, published under …

Curating sound for difficult histories

Event Date: 15 May 2018 Birkbeck Cinema 43 Gordon Sq Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London London WC1H 0PD Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Curating sound for difficult histories Focusing on the Holocaust, this event explores how soundscapes – music, noise, voices, speech and silence – have the ability to evoke difficult histories. Scholars and practitioners will consider …