Jodi Dean – Crowds and Party

Event Date: 17 March 2016 Court Room, Senate House, Malet Street London WC1E 7HU Birkbeck School of Law presents: Book Launch: Jodi Dean – Crowds and Party The event includes guest speakers Mark Fisher, Stathis Kouvelakis, Elena Loizidou, Nick Srnicek and, of course, the one and only Jodi Dean. About Crowds and Party: How do mass protests become an organized …


The Rise of the Indignant: Spain, Greece, Europe

Event Date: 22 June 2011 Room B04 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX   The Rise of the Indignant: Spain, Greece, Europe When Stephane Hessel wrote in Time for Outrage! that indignation with injustice should turn to ‘a peaceful insurrection’ perhaps he did not expect that the movement of ‘indignados’ in Spain and ‘aganaktismenoi’ …


Eurozone in Crisis: Reform or Exit?

2 June 2010 – The event will explore themes from the widely read RMF report ‘Eurozone in Crisis: Beggar Thyself and Thy Neighbour’, which received worldwide media attention when it was released in March. It will also contribute to the debate on the social, political and economic aspects of the eurozone crisis that was launched in May by the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities.