Past events

Screening of 'Mia' (2001)

16 May 2013
Senate House, London

Leticia Sabsay will be introducing and commenting the screening of "Mia", an Argentine film directed by Javier van der Couter (2011), which features the life of a demure transgender woman, who is one of the inhabitants of Villa Rosa, a marginalised community for queer people and outcasts perched on the outskirts of Buenos Aires. 

Sovereignty after Orientalism: devotee-citizens in a guru's court in south India

9 May 2013 (All day) - 10 May 2013 (All day)
University of Warwick (Coventry)

Aya Ikegame presents her paper on 'Sovereignty after Orientalism: devotee-citizens in a guru's court in south India' at the Symposium 'Religion and the Architecture of Political Agency' on 9-10 May 2013.

"Acts of angry writing: ethics, subjectivity and agency"

9 May 2013 (All day)
The University of Naples

Alessandra Marino gives a public lecture on "Acts of angry writing: ethics, subjectivity and agency" at the University of Naples.

BRISMES Annual Graduate Student Conference

8 May 2013 (All day) - 9 May 2013 (All day)
Oxford

Dana Rubin speaks on "Minorities: between marginality and participation in the Middle East" at the BRISMES Annual Graduate Student Conference.

Dana presents a paper on "Haredi Settlers: the Non-Zionist Jewish Settlers of the West Bank"

London Southbank University Gender and Education Association Biennial Conference 2013

23 April 2013 (All day) - 26 April 2013 (All day)
London Southbank University

Tara Atluri will be speaking at the London Southbank University Gender and Education Association Biennial Conference 2013.
April 23-26, 2013

ASCA International Workshop 2013: Dislocating Agency - Moving Objects

17 April 2013 (All day) - 19 April 2013 (All day)
University Theatre, Amsterdam

Engin Isin is a keynote speaker at the ASCA International Workshop 2013: Dislocating Agency - Moving Objects.

ASCA International Workshop 2013: Dislocating Agency - Moving Objects

17 April 2013 (All day) - 19 April 2013 (All day)
Amsterdam

Alessandra Marino speaks at the ASCA International Workshop 2013: Dislocating Agency - Moving Objects in Amsterdam on the 17 - 19 April.

Alessandra will present a paper 'Acts of writing and relation building: the locations of politics'.

Edward Said Memorial Conference

15 April 2013 (All day) - 17 April 2013 (All day)
Utrecht, the Netherlands

Engin Isin gives a keynote lecture 'We, the non-Europeans' on 17 April.

The day is related to Israel-Palestinian Artists and the issue of conflict resolution within their work. The cultural component of the day consists of screenings of documentaries of Edward Said and his work in local Utrecht movie theaters.

Performing Gender conference

12 April 2013 (All day) - 14 April 2013 (All day)
Belfast

Tara Atluri will be speaking at the Performing Gender conference in Belfast April 12-14, 2013.

Homonationalism and Pinkwashing Conference, CUNY & CLAGS

10 April 2013 (All day) - 11 April 2013 (All day)
The City University of New York Graduate Centre

Leticia Sabsay presents her work at the Homonationalism and Pinkwashing Conference. She will talk on ‘Europe in translation: queer nationalisms, strategic alliances and the postcolonial condition’.

CLAGS will live stream video of the majority of the conference, including all keynote addresses.

Oecumene: Citizenship after Orientalism is funded by an European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant (Institutions, values, beliefs and behaviour ERC-AG-SH2).

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