David Hodge – Dick Higgins, Performance and Art in the Age of its Real Subsumption

    Event Date: 3 November 2012 Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre Roberts Building University College London Torrington Place London, WC1E 7JE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Performance and Labour Symposium This symposium is an interdisciplinary event that will address performance in an expanded sense as a form of labour. Performance will be considered as …

Marina Vishmidt – A Dysmorphia of Assets: Performative Logics in Labour and in Art

    Event Date: 3 November 2012 Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre Roberts Building University College London Torrington Place London, WC1E 7JE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Performance and Labour Symposium This symposium is an interdisciplinary event that will address performance in an expanded sense as a form of labour. Performance will be considered as …

Randy Martin – From the Derivative to Dance and Back: Economies of Performance

    Event Date: 3 November 2012 Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre Roberts Building University College London Torrington Place London, WC1E 7JE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Performance and Labour Symposium This symposium is an interdisciplinary event that will address performance in an expanded sense as a form of labour. Performance will be considered as …

Developing your Research Career – How to Write Successful Grant Proposals

Event Date: 1 November 2012 Room G16, Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX How to Write Successful Grant Proposals Speaker: Dr Anthony Woods Dr Anthony Woods has accepted a joint initiative by the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities and the Birkbeck Institute for Social Research to discuss successful grant applications. He directed funding for …

Christopher Perriam – Screen Images of Queer Spanish Poets

Event Date: Tuesday 30 October 2012 in Main Lecture Theatre (MLT), Founder’s Building, Royal Holloway, University of London    The 2012 David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture Professor Christopher Perriam – Screen Images of Queer Spanish Poets The lecture considers two biopics and two web-based TV mini-documentaries on Spanish poets: El consul de Sodoma/ The Consul of Sodom directed by Sigfrid Monleón …

James Amelang – Street-Walking, Information, and Citizen Culture in Early Modern Europe

  Event Date: 30 October 2012
 
McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2012/2013 Professor James Amelang ( Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) – Street-Walking, Information, and Citizen Culture in Early Modern Europe Talk: Questions: share this entry:

Pain and Old Age: Three Centuries of Suffering in Silence?

Event date: 27 October 2012 Room 416 Birkbeck Main Building University of London Malet Street, Bloomsbury London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Pain Project & Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities present: Pain and Old Age: Three Centuries of Suffering in Silence?   According to the British Pain Society, ‘pain is not a normal part of ageing’ (2008).  Yet for generations of …

Denis Martin – Explaining Older People's Experience of Living with Pain to Young People using a Medikidz Comic Book

Event date: 27 October 2012 Room 416 Birkbeck Main Building University of London Malet Street, Bloomsbury London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Pain Project & Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities present: Pain and Old Age: Three Centuries of Suffering in Silence?   According to the British Pain Society, ‘pain is not a normal part of ageing’ (2008). Yet for generations of …

Lisa Wynne Smith – Sir Richard Newdigate, an Old Gentleman persecuted by his own Son

Event date: 27 October 2012 Room 416 Birkbeck Main Building University of London Malet Street, Bloomsbury London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Pain Project & Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities present: Pain and Old Age: Three Centuries of Suffering in Silence?   According to the British Pain Society, ‘pain is not a normal part of ageing’ (2008). Yet for generations of …