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The Centre for Iberian and Latin American Visual Studies celebrates 10 years
CILAVS, now an established hub for research in the UK and overseas, promotes the best research on the history and theory of visual culture in the Hispanic and Lusophone worlds.
Birkbeck graduate named among 100 Most Influential Young Africans
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LUNA London Network of Contemporary Film Exhibition Cultures
Birkbeck Cinema, School of Arts, 43 Gordon Square
Free entry; booking required
VISA DROP-IN SESSION
Talkroom 2, Student Advice Centre
No booking required
Enshrining the Miraculous Image in Renaissance Italy
Keynes Library, School of Arts, 43 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PD London
Free entry; booking recommended
OVERCOMING THE ODDS
Student Warren O'Keefe talks about overcoming homelessness and addiction to achieve his academic goals at Birkbeck.
A day in the life
of Dr James Hammond who visited Chile as part of his research in to earthquakes.