Posts from March 2019

Multisensory engagement and the transcultural object seminar, March 20th

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Wednesday 20 March 2019, 5.00 pm
Room UG04, University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, London W1B

 

Etienne Balibar on Socialist Cosmopolitanism,Thurs 14th March

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Thursday 14 March 2019, 18:00 – 20:00 pm
Fyvie Hall, University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, London W1B

Towards a Socialist Cosmopolitanism
Etienne Balibar (CRMEP, Kingston University)

The fifth in a series of six Public Lectures on Philosophy, Politics and Culture, co-organised by the IMCC with the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy.

Etienne Balibar is Anniversary Chair Professor in Modern European Philosophy at Kingston University and a Visiting Professor at the Department of French and Romance Philology at Columbia University. A contributor to Louis Althusser’s seminal Reading Capital (1965), he is author of Spinoza and Politics (1985), The Philosophy of Marx (1993), Violence and Civility (2010), Citizen Subject (2011) and Equaliberty (2014), among many other works. His most recent book, Secularism and Cosmopolitanism: Critical Hypotheses on Religion and Politics, was published in English translation by Columbia University Press in 2018.

Chaired by Elinor Taylor (IMCC).

The event is free, but booking via eventbrite is essential. You can book here.

Details on the rest of the series can be found here.

Reassessing the writings of Patrick Brontë: ‘Liberal Toryism’, post-war politics, and the question of literary value, March 6th 2019

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Wednesday 6th March 2019, 5:00 pm
Room UG04, University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, London