‘Yo soy Fidel!’: Post-Castro Cuba and the Cult of Personality

Event Date: 2 May 2018 Arts Lecture Theatre 3 Arts Building Royal Holloway University of London Egham Surrey TW20 0EX The Centre for Visual Cultures at Royal Holloway presents: ‘Yo soy Fidel!’: Post-Castro Cuba and the Cult of Personality A conversation with Dr James Kent (RHUL) and Dr John Perivolaris As Cuba now enters a new, post-Castro era, renowned photographer …

Shijia Yu – Discovering the Little-Known: An Interview with Jonathan Gestetner

Event Date: 2 May 2018 Birkbeck School of Arts Birkbeck University of London London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies presents: Discovering the Little-Known: An Interview with Jonathan Gestetner Jonathan Gestetner is a private collector, and the director of Marlborough Rare Books. Together with his partner Jacqueline Gestetner, he has amassed the world’s largest collection of paper peepshows. …

Ethan Katz – Jews, Muslims, Frenchmen: The Promises and Perils of Fraternity

    Event Date: 1 May 2018 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck University of London London WC1E 7JL The Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism Birkbeck, University of London in association with the Maurice Freedman Research Trust presents: The 2018 Maurice Freedman Lecture: Dr Ethan Katz (Cincinnati) – Jews, Muslims, Frenchmen: The Promises and Perils of Fraternity Headlines …