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The School's extensive programme of events offers our national subject communities opportunities to disseminate their research to the widest possible audience.

Each year over 68,000 participants from around the world attend over 1,800 events - from seminars, lectures and workshops to major international conferences in the humanities and related social sciences.

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Monday 3 August 2015
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Institute of Classical Studies ICS-BES Epigraphy Summer School

Summer School in Greek and Latin Epigraphy

Room 243 (Senate House)
Friday 7 August 2015
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16:30 Institute of Classical Studies ICS Digital Classicist Seminar

Graecum-Arabicum-Latinum Encoded Corpus (GALEN©) For abstract see http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2015-10ug.html

 

Room G21a (Ground Floor)
Friday 14 August 2015
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16:30 Institute of Classical Studies ICS Digital Classicist Seminar

Digital technologies and the Herculaneum Papyri For abstract see http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2015-11sh.html

 

Room G21a (Ground Floor)
Saturday 29 August 2015
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10:00 Institute of Classical Studies The Postgraduate and Early Career Late Antiquity Network 2nd annual workshop

Conversions

Room 246 (Senate House)
Sunday 6 September 2015
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Institute of Advanced Legal Studies The Limits of the Law: The role of compliance in the 21st Century

The 33rd  International Symposium on Economic Crime on "The Limits of the Law: The role of compliance in the 21st Century" will be held at Jesus College, Cambridge, from Sunday 6 September …

Other
Monday 7 September 2015
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09:30 Institute of Historical Research History: New to Teaching One Day Workshop Event

Participants at this one day event will develop their understanding of innovations in teaching and learning, curriculum design, assessment and feedback, quality assurance, teaching seminar groups and preparing for the academic …

Wolfson Conference Suite
Tuesday 8 September 2015
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09:30 Institute of Historical Research Teaching History in Higher Education

A recent analysis of ‘history teaching at its best’ in universities (Booth, 2014) has presented us with a clear picture of the issues we face as historians and an indication of …

Wolfson Conference Suite
Thursday 10 September 2015
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Institute of Advanced Legal Studies Anti-Democratic Ideology and Criminal Law under Fascist, National Socialist and Authoritarian Regimes
IALS
09:00 Institute of English Studies 8th Screenwriting Research Network (SRN) International Conference

The 8th Screenwriting Research Network (SRN) International Conference will take place at the University of London, UK on Thursday 10th to Saturday 12th September 2015.

It is organised by a committee from different institutions grouped …

Senate House
Monday 14 September 2015
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11:00 Warburg Institute Renaissance Latin Course

The Warburg Institute is offering a two-week course in Renaissance Latin taught by Dr Guido Giglioni, Cassamarca Lecturer in Neo-Latin Cultural and Intellectual History at the Warburg Institute.  The course is designed for beginners …

Warburg Institute
Wednesday 16 September 2015
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09:30 Institute of Philosophy Conference on Perception and the Arts, Day 1

The conceptual apparatus of philosophy of perception has been used in as diverse corners of aesthetics and philosophy of art as debates about depiction, aesthetic experiences, character engagement, our engagement with …

Room 349 (3rd floor)
Thursday 17 September 2015
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09:00 Institute of English Studies What Ever Happened to the Working Class? Rediscovering Class Consciousness in Contemporary Literature

Between Ed Miliband’s squeezed middle and tabloid diatribes against the underclass, the working class has seemingly disappeared from critical discourse in literary and culturalstudies. Nevertheless issues of class, class consciousness, classlessness, …

The Court Room (Senate House, first floor)
09:00 Institute of Modern Languages Research Rilke im Welt-Bezug

2015 International Rilke Conference

Programme / Registration Form (closing date: 11 September 2015)

Room G22/26 (Ground Floor)
09:30 Institute of Philosophy Conference on Perception and the Arts, Day 2

The conceptual apparatus of philosophy of perception has been used in as diverse corners of aesthetics and philosophy of art as debates about depiction, aesthetic experiences, character engagement, our engagement with …

Room 349 (3rd floor)
15:00 Institute of Advanced Legal Studies Controlling Administrative Power in the UK, the US and Australia
IALS
Friday 18 September 2015
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09:00 Institute of English Studies English Literary Heritage Conference

This interdisciplinary conference aims to consider the interpretation of literary heritage objects in archives, museums and literary houses. It aims to stimulate an inclusive discussion about new and innovative ways to …

The Court Room (Senate House, first floor)
13:00 Institute of Historical Research Engaging the Crusades: Crusading Reflected, Refracted and Invented in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

The crusades were a cultural phenomenon long after they ceased to be a viable proposition for western nations; the echoes of the medieval crusading movement continue to rever-berate today due to …

Senate House
13:00 Institute of Historical Research CFP Engaging the Crusades: Crusading Reflected, Refracted and Invented in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

The crusades were a cultural phenomenon long after they ceased to be a viable proposition for western nations; the echoes of the medieval crusading movement continue to reverberate today due to …

Senate House
Wednesday 23 September 2015
Time Institute Title Venue
16:00 Institute of Philosophy London Aesthetics Forum: Title TBA
Room 234 (Senate House)
17:30 Institute of Classical Studies TLAR seminar

Threshold Concepts and Teaching Ancient Religion

Room 246 (Senate House)
Thursday 24 September 2015
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09:00 Institute of English Studies Association of Adaptation Studies 10th annual conference: Adaptations and the Metropolis

The 10th Annual Conference in London will be held on 24-25 September, 2015, organised with the Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London.

In the past century the …

Senate House
Friday 25 September 2015
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09:30 Institute of Latin American Studies Call for Papers: Remapping Brazilian Cultural Studies
The Court Room (Senate House, first floor)
10:00 Institute of Modern Languages Research Dante and Samuel Beckett

Further details to follow

Italian Cultural Institute
Saturday 26 September 2015
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10:00 Institute of Modern Languages Research Women's Ageing in Contemporary Women's Writing

Programme

Registration: https://eventbrite.co.uk/event/17244989227/    (Participation free)

 

King's College London
Tuesday 29 September 2015
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17:15 Institute of Historical Research TBC
John S Cohen Room, 203

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