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MLAC Events Bulletin: 28th November – 4th December

News and Announcements French Film Festival at the Tyneside Cinema in Newcastle 28 November, 6pm: In Bed With Victoria 1 December, 6pm: Made In France Click here for more information. Talks and Events Monday 28th November Centre for the Study of Jewish Culture, Society and Politics Lecture Yoav Peled and Horit Herman Peled, The Regionalization of Israeli… Continue reading MLAC Events Bulletin: 28th November – 4th December

Author - Catherine Ellis, Blog

MLAC Events Bulletin: 31st October – 6th November

Monday 31st October IAS Fellows' Seminar - Applying the New Institutional Economics to Societies of Different Scale - Judges and Nazi pressure in Germany and Occupied Countries 13:00-14:00, IAS Seminar Room, Palace Green, Professor Hans Petter Graver (University of Oslo, Norway) The seminar will introduce four questions and an invitation. My main question is whether… Continue reading MLAC Events Bulletin: 31st October – 6th November

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Events Bulletin 10th-16th October

Monday 10th October IAS Fellows' Seminar - Tipping the Balance: A Comparative Study of the Scales in the Visual Rhetoric of Justice 13:00-14:00, IAS Seminar Room, Palace Green, Professor Massimo Leone (University of Turin, Italy) Some symbols so skillfully traverse epochs and cultures that they are depicted as almost ‘natural’ embodiments of abstract values. The… Continue reading Events Bulletin 10th-16th October

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Weekly bulletin 6-11 June

Monday 6th June Breathing Pauses in Ancient Rhetoric, Virginia Woolf and Robert Musil, 17:00-19:00, Institute for Advanced Study Join Dr Stefanie Heine (University of Toronto) in Durham to explore how breathing pauses convey rhythm in both the spoken and written word by comparing and contrasting ancient rhetoric with the work of early 20th Century modernist writers… Continue reading Weekly bulletin 6-11 June


Events bulletin: 24 – 27 May

Tuesday 24th May   Visual Evidence - Understanding Visual Evidence Workshop (Day 1 of Workshop 2), 14:00-18:00, Kenworthy Hall, St Mary's College Facilitated by the Centre for Humanities Engaging Science and Society (CHESS) and the Centre for Visual Arts and Cultures (CVAC), Understanding Visual Evidence consists of two workshops, which are designed as the point of departure and… Continue reading Events bulletin: 24 – 27 May

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IAS/Faculty of Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Research Feedback Session: Registration now open!

AS/Faculty of Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Research Feedback Session. Registration now open! 15th June 2016, 15:00 to 17:00, Seminar Room, Institute of Advanced Study , Marzia Beltrami, Yazid Haroun (School of Modern Languages and Cultures) This event is open to research postgraduates and academics across the Faculty of Arts and Humanities This two-hour session is… Continue reading IAS/Faculty of Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Research Feedback Session: Registration now open!

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Weekly Bulletin

Tuesday 3rd May   Transnationalism Research Group seminar: Cassia Roth (UCLA) – He Said, She Said: Abortion Rumours and Power in Early-Twentieth-Century Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 17:00, History Department, 43 North Bailey, Seminar Room 2 Did you hear about that girl who had an abortion? Gossip like this represents the circulation of ideas on proper female sexuality.… Continue reading Weekly Bulletin

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Events bulletin March 15-18 March

Tuesday 15th March   IAS Fellows' Public Lecture: Dr Zoe Crossland, Columbia University – The Speaking Corpse: the dead body's evidence and the forensic imaginary, 17:30-18:30, Birley Room, Hatfield College The dead body is said to speak truthfully about its past. Popular texts about forensic investigations often describe skeletons as “witnesses from the grave”, or claim that… Continue reading Events bulletin March 15-18 March

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Events bulletin 7-10 March

  Monday 7th March   Evidence on Trial Public Lecture: Professor Niamh Nic Daeid, University of Dundee – Science on Trial: the use of scientific evidence in criminal court, 18:15-19:15, Kingsley Barrett Room, Calman Learning Centre There has been an increasing scrutiny in the UK and other jurisdictions (North America and Australia in particular) of both the… Continue reading Events bulletin 7-10 March

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Events Bulletin 1-4 March

  This Thursday at the usual time of 5pm in ER153 Dr Santiago Fouz-Hernández will be leading our forum session, giving us some tips and tricks on how to craft and deliver great conference papers.   Talks and Events   Tuesday 1st March   Textual Evidence (The Life of Texts) - Public Lecture Series: Dr… Continue reading Events Bulletin 1-4 March