Bowie at Birkbeck

  Event Date: 5 November 2016 Birkbeck, University of London Birkbeck Cinema 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research and Birkbeck Gender & Sexuality (BiGS) in collaboration with the Birkbeck Institute of the Moving Image (BIMI)present: Bowie at Birkbeck Professor Alex Sharpe of Keele University will present a lecture titled: Scary Monsters: the Hopeful Undecidability …


Pits and Perverts Revisited: ‘Pride’ the movie and politics now!

Enjoyed and inspired by ‘Pride’ the film? Come and see a short documentary about the real story and hear from two of the key people portrayed in the film. This will be followed by a panel discussion about  its relevance for politics today.  And stay on for drinks….

Temporal Vertigo: The Paradoxes of Ageing

  Event Date: 16 December 2013 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Gender & Sexuality (BiGS) Group and the Birkbeck Department of Psychosocial Studies present: Temporal Vertigo: The Paradoxes of Ageing Public seminar to think about ageing. Discussions will confront our fears and prejudices around old age, while also pondering …

The Public Life of Private Law: Religion, Self-Government & Private Law

                                                                    Event Date: 19 September 2013 KS14(45) Keynes College Canterbury Campus The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ The Kent  Law School presents: The Public Life of Private Law An ESRC Seminar Series Seminar 3: …

Daniel Monk – Reading the Queer Will

Event Date: 23 June 2011 Room 110, 43 Gordon Square Birkbeck University of London London WC1   Research in Aesthetics of Kinship and Community presents: Daniel Monk – Reading the Queer Will Thomas Braithwaite of Ambleside (d.1607) making his Will (oil on board), © Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library. Drawing on literary, media …

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century – Children and The Law

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children and the Law Date 4th February 2010 ———————————————- Introduction by Jessamy Harvey (Birkbeck): Chair —————————————————————— Barbara Bennett Woodhouse (Emory University) – Needs, Rights, and Vulnerability accompanying images: —————————————————————— Daniel Monk (Birkbeck): Discussant —————————————————————— discussion —————————————————————— <<< back to conference page>>> share this entry:


Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – programme page

4th & 5th February 2010 – 2 day conference. Speakers include: Sander Gilman, Jack Zipes, Michael Rosen, Barbara Bennet Woodhouse, Daniel Monk, Jessamy Harvey, Erica Davies, Lars Tharp, Leigh-Anne Stradeski, Rhian Harris, David Pomfret, Valentina Boretti, Zhou Xun, Marjorie Lorch, Ofra Koffman, Karen Wells