Derek Hook – Fanon’s Lacan

Event Date: 27 June 2018 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Professor Derek Hook (Pretoria) –  Fanon’s Lacan Recent research has concluded that the anti-colonial psychiatrist and revolutionary, Frantz Fanon, was more influenced by the work of Jacques Lacan than had often been previously imagined. …

Is Sexuality Compatible with Human Rights? Jean-Claude Milner in Conversation with Slavoj Žižek

Event Date: 27 June 2018 Room B34 Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck School of Law and The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Is Sexuality Compatible with Human Rights? Jean-Claude Milner in Conversation with Slovoj Žižek The School of Law is very pleased to announce a second conversation between Jean-Claude Milner and …

Therese Martin – Re-opening the Treasury: Meaning in Materials at San Isidoro de León

Event Date: 27 June 2018 The Lecture Room Warburg Institute Woburn Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AB The Warburg Institute presents: Professor Therese Martin (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Madrid) – Re-opening the Treasury: Meaning in Materials at San Isidoro de León Workshop and workshop practices represent a core and dynamic research strand in the history of art. This strand encompasses …