Cheryl Porter – Painting Manuscripts with Metals and Insects: Grind or flatten, catch and cook

Event Date: 21 May 2019 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Cheryl Porter (Director of the Montefiascione Project) – Painting Manuscripts with Metals and Insects: Grind or flatten, catch and cook 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″] share this …

Thomas Sattig – The Flow of Time in Experience

Event Date: 20 May 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Thomas Sattig (Tübingen) – The Flow of Time in Experience Thomas Sattig is Professor of Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Tübingen. He completed his D.Phil. at Oxford University, where he was also a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow …

Collections in Circulation Conference

Event Date: 9 – 10 May 2019 Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Richmond TW9 3AB The Royal Holloway University of London Department of Geography in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew present: Collections in Circulation Conference The conference brings together scholars from the UK and overseas with a shared interest in the mobility of museum collections, past and present. Their …

Christian List – What’s Wrong with the Consequence Argument: A Compatibilist Libertarian Response

Event Date: 13 May 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Christian List (LSE) – What’s Wrong with the Consequence Argument: A Compatibilist Libertarian Response Christian List is Professor of Philosophy and Political Science at the London School of Economics and a Fellow of the British Academy. He works …

Mary Vincent – The ‘Martyrdom of Things’: Iconoclasm and its Meanings in the Spanish Civil War

Event Date: 10 May 2019 Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre Wilkins Building, UCL Campus, Gower Street London WC1E 6BT   The Royal Historical Society presents: Professor Mary Vincent (Sheffield) – The ‘Martyrdom of Things’: Iconoclasm and its Meanings in the Spanish Civil War The Spanish Civil War was among the greatest explosions of iconoclastic violence in European history and, understandably, scholarly …

Peter Goodrich – Retinal Justice: Rats, Maps, and Masks

Event Date: 2 May 2019 Room B35 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck Main Building Malet St London WC1E 7HX   The Birkbeck School of Law presents: The 2019 Annual Law Lecture: Retinal Justice: Rats, Maps, and Masks Professor Peter Goodrich (Cardoza) – Retinal Justice: Rats, Maps, and Masks A judge springs out of his car on the way to court …

Animals and the Home Conference

Event Date: 1 May 2019 Wolfson Suite Institute of Historical Research University of London Senate House Malet St London WC1R 7HU The Department of History at Royal Holloway presents: Animals and the Home The ‘Animals and the Home’ conference will explore the relationship between animals, humans and the home in diverse forms. The study of the home is an important …

Slavoj Zizek – Disorder Under Heaven: Nomadic proletarians? No, thanks!

Event Date: 30 April 2019 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Disorder Under Heaven: A Masterclass with Slavoj Zizek Our situation is dangerous, there are uncertainties and elements of chaos in our environment, in international relations, in biotechnology, in sexual relations… But it is here …

Cheshire Calhoun – Responsibilities and Taking On Responsibility

Event Date: 29 April 2019 Room 22/26 Senate House University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HU The Aristotelian Society presents: Professor Cheshire Calhoun (Arizona State) – Responsibilities and Taking On Responsibility Cheshire Calhoun is CLAS Trustee Professor of Philosophy at Arizona State University and chair of the American Philosophical Association’s board of officers. Her work spans the philosophical subdisciplines …