Lectures and seminars

Research Matters: Using critical discourse analysis in educational research

12:00 - 13:00 23 July 2014

This session looks at the potential for critical discourse analysis as a research approach. The session will consider the theoretical underpinnings of CDA approaches and also seek to…

Integrated glycomics and proteomics of tissue slides

12:00 - 13:00 4 August 2014

Joe is at the forefront of GAG MS analysis and also has lots of experience with N- and other O-linked sugar analysis. He’s been developing a technology which allows him to carry out…

Roundtable on ‘Fracking: Energy Futures and Vulnerability’

1 September 2014

To be held in September 2014. More information to be available shortly at http://urban-energy.org

Sarah Fielden Seminar Series: Metaphors of the meltdown: an educational deconstruction of the narratives of the great recession

17:00 - 18:30 10 September 2014

The ways in which notions like the ‘learning society’ and the ‘knowledge economy’ re-draw educational philosophy, policy and practice will be examined, starting from the 1980s and tracing…

Lovell Lecture

19:30 - 21:00 18 September 2014

Prof. Albert Zijilstra– Director, Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics Planetary nebulae: reflections of the dying Sun The Sun will not live forever. Several billion years from now,…

Philosophy research seminar: Christy Mag Uidhir

16:00 - 18:00 24 September 2014

Philosophy research seminar: Christy Mag Uidhir

SCI Seminar Series - Dr Maurie Cohen - Be Careful What You Wish For: The Empty Promise of the “Sharing Economy”

16:00 - 17:30 24 September 2014

Dr Maurie Cohen, Associate Professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology & Director of the Program in Science, Technology, and Society, entitled 'Be Careful What You Wish For: The…

CIDRAL Special Seminar: Differently Queer: Sexuality and Aesthetics in Pier Paolo Pasolini and Elsa Morante

16 - 17 October 2014

Special Seminar with Dr Manuele Gragnolati, Somerville College, Oxford 16/17 October (organised by Dr Francesca Billiani, Italian). More details to follow....

POLICY CHALLENGES: Securing the State after Snowden

10:45 - 12:30 21 October 2014

'Policy Challenges: Securing the State After Snowden' featuring Sir David Omand and Edward Lucas The recent revelations from former CIA contractor Edward Snowden, about the NSAs surveillance…

Sustainable Consumption Institute Seminar: Dr Tom Hargreaves

16:00 - 17:30 22 October 2014

Further details to follow shortly.

CIDRAL Open Event: Stefan Collini (Cambridge): Title TBC

17:00 25 November 2014

More details to follow...

Sustainable Consumption Institute Seminar - Dr Lenneke Kuijer

16:00 - 17:30 26 November 2014

Further details to follow shortly.

CIDRAL Open Event: Denise Riley (UEA): On Impersonal Affect and Aesthetics

17:00 17 February 2015

Also: Monday 16-Feb: Denise Riley (UEA): Poetry Reading in Centre for New Writing

CIDRAL Open Event: Susan Stewart (Princeton): Roundtable on Poetry and the Fate of the Senses (Stewart, 2002)

17:00 17 March 2015

Also: Susan Stewart (Princeton): Poetry Reading in Centre for New Writing on Monday 16 March More details to follow...

CIDRAL Open Event: Charles Zika (Melbourne, Australia,): On the History of the Emotions (joint with History)

17:00 14 April 2015

To be followed by Wednesday 15 April: masterclass More details to follow...

CIDRAL masterclass: Charles Zika (Melbourne, Australia)

15 April 2015

Also: Tuesday 14 April: Charles Zika (Melbourne, Australia,): On the History of the Emotions (joint with History) More details to follow...

CIDRAL Open Event: Elisabeth Bronfen (Zurich): Elizabeth I as Diva

17:00 28 April 2015

To be followed by Wednesday 29 April: masterclass

CIDRAL masterclass: Elisabeth Bronfen (Zurich)

29 April 2015

Also: Tuesday 28 April Elisabeth Bronfen (Zurich): Elizabeth I as Diva

CIDRAL Open Event: Robyn Wiegman (Duke): Sensing Race

17:00 5 May 2015

Followed by Wednesday 6 May: masterclass

CIDRAL masterclass: Robyn Wiegman (Duke)

6 May 2015

Also: Tuesday 5 May 2015: Robyn Wiegman (Duke): Sensing Race

CIDRAL Open Event: Annette Kuhn (QM, London): Roundtable on Kuhn’s edited volume: Little Madnesses: Winnicott and the Imagination (2012)

17:00 12 May 2015

Tuesday 12 May: Annette Kuhn (QM, London): Roundtable on Kuhn’s edited volume: Little Madnesses: Winnicott and the Imagination (2012) with Myna Trustram (Manchester Art Gallery) and 2-3 others.

CIDRAL Open Event: Dick Hebdige (Art Institute, UC Santa Barbara): On the Desert Arts Project

17:00 2 June 2015

To be followed by Wednesday 3 June: masterclass

CIDRAL Masterclass: Dick Hebdige (Art Institute, UC Santa Barbara)

3 June 2015

Also: Tuesday 2 June: Dick Hebdige (Art Institute, UC Santa Barbara): On the Desert Arts Project