Document Practices

    Event Date: 5 May 2017 Common Room School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies University Road University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT              The Artists’ Writings & Publications Research Centre (AWP) at the University of Leeds presents: Document Practices A symposium convened by the Artists’ Writings & Publications Research Centre, University of Leeds. Guest speakers …

London Critical Theory Summer School 2017 – Friday Debate 2

Event Date: 7 July 2017 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: London Critical Theory Summer School 2017 – Friday Debate 2 The annual London Critical Theory Summer School is taking place over two weeks from 26th June – 7th July 2017. At the end of …

Costas Douzinas – The Left in Power?

Event Date: 30 June 2017 Room B34 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Professor Costas Douzinas (Birkbeck, and Syriza member of the Hellenic parliament for Piraeus) – The Left in Power? Amidst the turmoil of economic crisis, Greece has become the first European experiment of Left rule …

Stephen Gibson – The Big Bang Experience! A brief history and future of the LHC

Event Date: 22 June 2017 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr Stephen Gibson (RHUL) – The Big Bang Experience! A brief history and future of the LHC If you’ve watched the characters in The Big Bang Theory TV show, then you may think …

Feminist Emergency – International Conference

Event Date: 22 – 24 June 2017 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck Main Building Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities  in collaboration with British Comparative Literature Association, Birkbeck Gender and Sexuality (BiGS), the Birkbeck Institute for Social Research, and Mapping Maternal Subjectivities, Identities and Ethics (MaMSIE) presents: Feminist Emergency – International Conference This major international …

Gerard Coll-Planas – ‘We can’t live together like those faggots’. Cinematic Representation of Queer Migrants from Muslim-Majority Countries Living in Europe

  Event Date: 19 June 2017 Room 632 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research presents: ‘We can’t live together like those faggots’. Cinematic Representation of Queer Migrants from Muslim-Majority Countries Living in Europe Speaker: Gerard Coll-Planas (Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies of Gender, Universitat de Vic-Universitat …

Shamik Dasgupta – Normative Non-Naturalism and the Problem of Authority

Event Date: 19 June 2017 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Dr Shamik Dasgupta (Berkeley) – Normative Non-Naturalism and the Problem of Authority Shamik Dasgupta is an Associate Professor at the University of California, Berkeley. He works primarily in metaphysics and the philosophy of science, with additional research interests in epistemology and …

Resisting the (internal) Border: a Conference for Academics, Activists and Advocates

Event Date: 17 June 2017 Clore Lecture Theatre Clore Management Centre Birkbeck University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Capital and Social Justice Working Group, Department of Geography, the School of Law, Birkbeck, University of London, and the SOAS Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies, University of London, with the support of Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities present: …

Annette Kuhn – Remembering Annie Hall

Event Date: 12 June 2017 ALT1 Arts Building Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX   The School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures, Royal Holloway, University of London presents: Keynote Lecture at the 2017 Postgraduate Colloquium Professor Annette Kuhn (Emeritus Professor, Queen Mary, University of London) – Remembering Annie Hall 2017 marks the fortieth anniversary of Annie …

Catherine Malabou – TeleologiⒶ

  Event Date: 9 June 2017 Clatton Lecture Theatre Kinston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Teleology: Conceptual Corpse or Plastic Concept? The 2017 CRMEP Graduate Conference will revisit the concept of teleology after and beyond its seemingly irredeemable fall from grace in the …