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The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities

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Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities


Birkbeck, University of London

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London Critical Theory Summer School

A unique opportunity to study with internationally renowned critical thinkers

11 - 22 July 2016

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Jacqueline Rose, Acting Co-Director of Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities, discusses Trans Narratives in her article 'Who Do You Think You Are', London Review of Books, Vol. 38 No. 9. 5 May 2016.

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Sean Brady, Lecturer in Modern British and Irish History, Birkbeck, University of London, reflects on the history of sexuality, following on from the BIH funded 2015 workshop: What is the History of Sexuality? History Workshop Online, 21 April 2016.

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The blog series from the workshop 'What is the History of Sexuality?' is being published in Notches over the coming months.The first is by Nick Basannavar on 'Sexual Violence Against Children in the 1960s'. Notches, 21 April 2016.

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Surplus-Value, Surlus-Enjoyment, Surplus-Knowledge
Slavoj Žižek, International Director, Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities

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