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The HRC sponsors many workshops, symposiums and conferences. These range from half-day events to 3-day international residential conferences. Details about conferences can be obtained from the HRC or from the conference organisers.

Conference Archive

HRC Special Events

HRC Doctoral Fellowship Conferences

Territorial Bodies: World Culture in Crisis - Saturday 25th February 2023

Saying Nothing to Say: Sense, Silence and Impossible Texts in the 20th Century - Spring 2023 date tbc

Homecoming’ after war: Comparative and interdisciplinary perspectives- Saturday 20th May 2023

Following Living Things and Still Lives in a Global World- Saturday 12th February 2022

The Supernatural: Sites of Suffering in the Pre-Modern World - Saturday 14th May 2022

Breaking Down The Walls of Babel: Dialogues in Translation - Saturday 8th May 2021 - online

At Home in Empire: Colonial Experiences of Intimacy and Mobility - Saturday 13th March 2021 - online

The Remains of the Body: Legacy and Cultural Memory of Bodies in World Culture - Saturday 22nd May 2021 - online

Other HRC Sponsored Conferences/Events

Visiting Speaker - Professor Carlo Caruso (Siena) 11th - 12th October 2022

Archaeology, Antiquity and the Making of the Modern Middle East: Global Histories 1800-1939 - 25th-26th May 2023

Processing the Pandemic: Hope - 13th-14th April 2023

Performing the Fantastic in Contemporary Culture - May 2023 tbc

Performance and Politics on the New Silk Roads - 27th June-1st July 2022

Examining the Sources of Hegel's Logic - 2nd-4th June 2022

Dispossessed: A Symposium on Marxism, Culture, Extraction, and Enclosure - Thursday 26th May 2022

Celebrations, Communities and Performances - 20th-22nd April 2022

"Blood on the Leaves/And Blood at the Roots": Reconsidering Forms of Enslavement and Subjection across Disciplines - 24/26th June 2021