Joris van Gastel – The Bernini Workshop (Re)visited

Event Date: 20 June 2018 The Lecture Room Warburg Institute Woburn Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AB The Warburg Institute presents: Dr Joris van Gastel (Bibliotheca Hertziana, Rome) – The Bernini Workshop (Re)visited Introduction by Dr Eckart Marchand (Warburg Institute): ———- Lecture: ———- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Share …

Timothy Garton Ash – What went wrong with liberalism? And what should liberals do about it?

Event Date: 20 June 2018 Institute for Government 2 Carlton Gardens, St. James’s, London SW1Y 5AA   The Political Quarterly presents: The 2018 Political Quarterly lecture Professor Timothy Garton Ash (Oxford) – What went wrong with liberalism? And what should liberals do about it?  For at least two decades after the fall of the Berlin Wall, some version of liberalism …

Victoria McGeer – Intelligent Capacities

Event Date: 18 June 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Victoria McGeer (Princeton) – Intelligent Capacities Victoria McGeer is a Senior Research Scholar in the Center for Human Values and Lecturer in Philosophy at Princeton University. She is also a Senior Research Fellow in the School of Philosophy at the …

Laura Greene – The Dark Energy of Quantum Materials

Event Date: 14 June 2018 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Professor Laura Greene (Florida State) – The Dark Energy of Quantum Materials Superconductors are fascinating quantum materials with applications that include the lossless transmission of electrical power, levitating trains, making huge magnetic fields, …

Umberto Bongianino – Like Sweet Smelling Blooms: Arabic Calligraphy in the Islamic West

Event Date: 7 June 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Umberto Bongianino (Oxford) – Like Sweet Smelling Blooms: Arabic Calligraphy in the Islamic West Introduction by Professor Anthony Stockwell (RAS): —————— Talk: —————— Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow …

Race, Mental Health and State Violence

Event Date: 9 – 10 April 2018 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL Birkbeck School of Law presents: Race, Mental Health and State Violence A Two-Day Symposium There are many ways to understand how the state regulates and controls those within its domain along and between the lines of race and mental …

Holly Lawford-Smith – Collective Culpability and Collective Punishment

Event Date: 4 June 2018 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Holly Lawford-Smith (Melbourne) – What’s wrong with Collective Punishment? Holly Lawford-Smith is a senior lecturer in political philosophy at the University of Melbourne. She held previous positions at the University of Sheffield and the Australian National University. She is currently …