Collecting the Sea: 1500-2015
Apr 28, 2015 6:00:00 PM
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
May 7, 2015 10:00:00 AM
May 7, 2015 5:30:00 PM
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
May 13, 2015 6:30:00 PM
May 13, 2015 8:30:00 PM
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)
May 20, 2015 9:00:00 AM
May 20, 2015 6:00:00 PM
This one-day conference 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
Jun 18, 2015 9:00:00 AM
Jun 19, 2015 7:00:00 PM
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.