Curiosity, phantasmagoria and the 18th century will come together in a series of free public lectures, discussions, workshops and performances.
Birkbeck has made a strong showing in the latest QS worldwide ranking of universities by subject areas.
The Leverhulme Trust has awarded Research Fellowships to five academics in the School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy at Birkbeck, University of London.
Following the 2014 REF, Birkbeck has been ranked 30th in the UK for research
Birkbeck is one of the world’s leading research-intensive institutions. Our scholarship informs public policy, achieves scientific advances, supports the economy, promotes culture and the arts, and makes a positive difference to society.
Birkbeck’s five academic Schools and more than 40 specialist research centres work with government, business and educational and scientific institutions globally to extend the boundaries of knowledge.