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The Dean's Seminars, chaired by the Dean, are a series of lunchtime research seminars, which aim to bring together scholars in a new cross-disciplinary enterprise, promoting intellectual debate in a friendly atmosphere.
Institute of Modern Languages Research Facilitating, initiating and promoting dialogue and research for the Modern Languages community
Arditti Quartet is one of the world’s leading string quartets. These films, produced and directed by Paul Archbold, David Lefeber and Colin Still, trace the quartet’s working relationships with the composers Ferneyhough, Harvey, Lachenmann and Rihm.
Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study. A series of events on the topic of the Commonwealth in present, past, and future.
Franco-British History seminar held at the Sorbonne in conjunction with the Institute of Historical Research
The Human Mind Project highlights the contribution of the arts and humanities to the study of human nature, and the importance of a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach to understanding the mind, integrating science and the humanities. The proj...
Welcome to the Institute of Classical Studies The national centre for the promotion and facilitation of research in Classics and related disciplines throughout the UK and abroad.
The founding of the History of Sexuality seminar at the Institute of Historical Research, London, marks a recognition that the field has grown enormously during recent years. The new seminar reverses the lacuna in sustained seminar provision in Lond...
Selected events in refugee studies at the School Advanced Study
The Centre for the History of Arabic Studies in Europe (CHASE) is dedicated to the study of the reception and understanding of Arabic and Islamic culture, science and religion in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern period. CHASE, a ground-brea...
Economic Development in the British Commonwealth before and after Independence Institute of Commonwealth Studies/OSPA Witness Seminar Thursday 29 September 2011 The Chancellor’s Hall, Senate House, London
Events in the field of human rights. Image: Maurice Harron 'Reconciliation' Carlisle Square, Derry (1991)
A conference was held to coincide with the exhibition at the National Gallery November 2011-February 2012. Focusing particularly on his paintings, papers will be asking how Leonardo set about expressing visually different and sometimes competing ideas ...
As global culture is once again pregnant with the urge to formulate alternatives to the neoliberal politics and cultural politics of the last three decades, there is a need to return to the rich tradition of utopian thought in philosophy. In this semes...
New Music Insight Lectures at the Institue of Musical Research, School of Advanced Study. New Music Insight is a research network dedicated to the study of contemporary music. It provides a resource of professionally-made film of performances of new wo...
Senate House Library is the central library for the University of London and the School of Advanced Study. We offer Arts, Humanities and Social Science Research Collections and Special Collections in the heart of London’s student and research communi...
To mark the centenary of the birth of Dr Eric Williams and in anticipation of the 50th anniversary of independence in Trinidad and Tobago, this one-day conference will explore the shaping of Trinidadian politics and society under the Williams’ admini...
In a major collaboration with the Victoria and Albert Museum, the IHR is taking Fashion as the theme for its annual conference in summer 2015. Fashion in history is a topic which has come of age in recent years, as scholars have turned to addressing wh...
Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study, This conference brought together academics and practitioners to examine the legal, political and civil society issues that influence LGBT rights and especially decriminalisation of homosexuality
Institute for the Study of the Americas, School of Advanced Study. A series of lectures on the history and politics of the United States.
Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study. Conference dealing with Indigenous Rights & Truth Commissions
Institute of Commonwealth Studies What's Happening in Black British History? A Conversation
This seminar welcomes all those who are interested in the relationship between local and national history and who wish to share ideas, viewpoints and work in progress. It seeks to make an original contribution to local and regional history by drawing u...
This conference seeks to bring together scholars working on the materiality of urban life from a variety of different disciplinary perspectives, in order to debate the particular qualities of public, private, commercial, domestic and civic material cul...
Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study. Reconstructing Rwanda: 15 Years After Genocide. A Tribute to Alison Des Forges
The Institute of Historical Research and the University of Notre Dame, with the collaboration of the Centre for Global History, University of Oxford, present a series of seminars.
Videos and podcasts from University of London International Programmes undergraduate and postgraduate laws departments on a range of topical issues.
Videos and Podcasts from our postgraduate and undergraduate courses in business.
School of Advanced Study. The Centre for the Study of Contemporary Women's Writing promotes and facilitates national and international research on contemporary writing by women.
School of Advanced Study. This Mellon Foundation-funded seminar series explores the causes and consequences of neighbourly atrocities across history, cultures, and continents – from republican Rome to Kenya’s Rift Valley.
More than a billion people live in improvised dwellings or shanty towns in the early twenty-first century. Whether in inner cities or on the outskirts of a metropolis, these settlements have been dubbed “Shadow Cities” by Robert Neuwirth. Neuwirth ...
This conference, held at the Institute of Historical Research, deals with cities throughout the world, with papers examining the network of cities and their role in cultural formation, relations between cities, territories and larger political units.
British History in the Long Eighteenth Century seminar for the Institute of Historical Research
Latin American History seminars at the Institute of Historical Research, University of London.
A conference to mark the 150th anniversary of the London Underground. Organised by the Centre for Metropolitan History (IHR), in association with the London Transport Museum. Image: Copyright Transport for London and reproduced by kind permission of t...
A series of lectures covering various philosophical topics.
Metropolitan History seminar at the Institute of Historical Research
Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies, School of Advanced Study. The Summer School was a six-day course, consisting of seven translation courses in Arabic, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and a course for all in editing ski...
Convenors: Simon Healy (History of Parliament) Prof Richard Hoyle (VCH/IHR), Prof Michael Questier (QMUL), Dr Neil Younger (Open University), Dr Rivkah Zim (KCL)