Rethinking Democracy: Populism, Post-democracy and the Politics of Resentment

Event Date: 9 October 2019 Hilda Clark 2/3 Friends House, 173 – 177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ   The Political Quarterly presents: Book Launch: Rethinking Democracy: Populism, Post-democracy and the Politics of Resentment Democratic politics is once again under attack – this time from populist nationalists, authoritarian rulers and new forms of political communication. It was not meant to …

Lesley Pullen – Hindu Buddhist Java: Examining the Evolution of Dress on Sculpture

      Event Date: 8 October 2019 Room RG01 Russell Square: College Buildings 10 Thornhaugh St, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0XG The  SOAS Centre of South East Asian Studies presents: Dr Lesley Pullen (SOAS) – Hindu Buddhist Java: Examining the Evolution of Dress on Sculpture This lecture examines a corpus of freestanding sculpture produced in Java during the Hindu Buddhist …

Helen Steward – Free Will and External Reality: Two Scepticisms Compared

Event Date: 7 October 2019 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Helen Steward (Leeds) – Free Will and External Reality: Two Scepticisms Compared As the first talk for the 2019-20 Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, this year’s Presidential Address marks the official inauguration of Professor Helen Steward (University of Leeds) as …

Catherine Flood – Food: Bigger than the Plate

Event Date: 3 October 2019 The Lecture Room Warburg Institute Woburn Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AB The Warburg Institute presents: Curatorial Conversations: Dr Catherine Flood (V&A) Dr Catherine Flood (Victoria and Albert Museum) – Food: Bigger than the Plate Dr Catherine Flood, Curator, “Food: Bigger than the Plate”, Victoria & Albert Museum (to 20 October 2019) in conversation with Professor …