Events

Collecting the Sea: 1500-2015

Start: Apr 28, 2015 6:00:00 PM
End: Apr 28, 2015 9:00:00 PM

Throughout history, the ocean deep and its inhabitants have been a source of fascination and mystery to collectors, artists, writers, scientists and seafarers alike. Join us to explore how objects, species and myths of oceanic and oceanographic origins have been collected, interpreted, displayed and utilised, and to examine the ocean as a site of enchantment throughout this broad historic time period.

Audiences & Cultural Experiences in the Digital Age

Start: May 7, 2015 10:00:00 AM
End: May 7, 2015 5:30:00 PM

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Please note that attendance for the whole day is required.For the purposes of the workshop, please submit, when registering, a short paragraph (max. 150 words) that illustrates your research interests and how they are related to this event.

Cities After Hours

Start: May 13, 2015 6:30:00 PM
End: May 13, 2015 8:30:00 PM

Urban Lab Films
In the second Nocturnal City screening, in the newly opened studio of the Bloomsbury Theatre, we explore the inequalities of the city at night, from those who work, those who unwind, and those who sleep rough.

Chile and the Inter-American Human Rights System (IAHRS)

Start: May 20, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: May 20, 2015 6:00:00 PM

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This one-day conferenceĀ seeks to cater to an international community of human rights practitioners and researchers of the Americas from across the humanities and the social sciences by focusing on an interdisciplinary and detailed examination the most recent cases decided by the Inter American Human Rights System against the Chilean state.

Bonds & Boundaries

Start: Jun 18, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: Jun 19, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Bonds & Boundaries
The negotiation of traditional disciplinary boundaries is central to interdisciplinary study in the Arts and Humanities. In making new connections between disciplines we transgress boundaries and break down barriers, but in doing so, we forge new bonds and new relations between concepts, disciplines, and practices that previously did not exist.