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Programme of Events 2018-19


 
Tue 9 Oct, '18
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CRPLA Seminar: Michael Dillon, 'Making Infinity Count: The Baroque Order of Transfinite Things and the Automatisation of Reason'
S0.11

More details to follow.

Wed 17 Oct, '18
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CRPLA/History of Art Seminar: Bence Nanay (Antwerp)
IAS Seminar Room, Millburn House, History of Art Department

Title: 'Global Aesthetics'

Tue 23 Oct, '18
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CRPLA Seminar: Karen Simecek, '‘Listen to me!' The Value of Voice in Performed Poetry’
S0.11
Thu 25 Oct, '18
Warwick in London - Two-Day Philosophy Taster Course
Warwick in London HQ, Stanley Building, 7 Pancras Square, Kings Cross, London N1C 4AG

Taught by members of staff from the Philosophy Department, the Philosophy Taster Course takes place on Thursday 25 and Friday 25 October 2018 at the Warwick in London Headquarters.

 

The programme offers an opportunity to experience what it is like to study Philosophy at University-level. It will analyse and reflect on fundamental questions arising from philosophical issues and texts, and will provide hands-on instruction by members of the Department to encourage and advance the critical and analytical skills of the participants.

 

The course is aimed at individuals who are 16 years old and over, who are undertaking or have previously completed A Levels or equivalent (Key Stage 5). There are no subject specific criteria, but curiosity about Philosophy and a desire to learn and contribute to study and discussion in this area is essential. The course may also be of interest to students considering studying Philosophy as a Single Honours or Joint Honours degree. Please see link here to the website for further information.  

https://warwick.ac.uk/about/london/study/pre-university/tasters/philosophy_taster

 

 

 

Fri 26 Oct, '18
Warwick in London: Two-Day Philosophy Taster Course
Warwick in London HQ, Stanley Building, 7 Pancras Square, Kings Cross, London N1C 4AG

Taught by members of staff from the Philosophy Department, the Philosophy Taster Course takes place on Thursday 25 and Friday 25 October 2018 at the Warwick in London Headquarters.

 

The programme offers an opportunity to experience what it is like to study Philosophy at University-level. It will analyse and reflect on fundamental questions arising from philosophical issues and texts, and will provide hands-on instruction by members of the Department to encourage and advance the critical and analytical skills of the participants.

 

The course is aimed at individuals who are 16 years old and over, who are undertaking or have previously completed A Levels or equivalent (Key Stage 5). There are no subject specific criteria, but curiosity about Philosophy and a desire to learn and contribute to study and discussion in this area is essential. The course may also be of interest to students considering studying Philosophy as a Single Honours or Joint Honours degree. Please see link here to the website for further information.  

https://warwick.ac.uk/about/london/study/pre-university/tasters/philosophy_taster

 

Tue 20 Nov, '18
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CRPLA Seminar: Douglas Pye, ‘V.F. Perkins, E.H. Gombrich and Criteria’ (full title below)
S0.11

Full title: ‘“… I have become less and less convinced that criticism does or should proceed through the use of anything that can reasonably be described as criteria”: V.F. Perkins, E.H. Gombrich and Criteria’

Tue 4 Dec, '18
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CRPLA Seminar: Philippe Lynes, ‘Blanchot’s role in Derrida's Life Death’. Respondent: Holly Langstaff
S0.11

Details to follow.

Tue 15 Jan, '19
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CRPLA Seminar: Tina Lupton, ‘Queer Times for the Straight Book: Ali Smith, Maggie Nelson, Michel Serres’
S0.11
Tue 29 Jan, '19
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CRPLA Seminar: Adam Frank, ‘Hollow Utterance or Expression: Austin with Stein’. Respondent: Daniel Katz
S0.11

Details to follow.

Tue 26 Feb, '19
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CRPLA Seminar: Olga Smith, ‘Landscape without a subject: representing environment in contemporary photography’. Respondent: Karen Lang
S0.11
Tue 12 Mar, '19
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CRPLA Seminar: David Fearn, ‘Gorgias’ Cosmos: Classical Greek Sophistic Rhetoric as Exemplificatory Poetics’
S0.11
Thu 4 Apr, '19
Precarity and Precariousness Workshop

Workshop supported by CRPLA and HRC at Warwick and by Royal Holloway

Sat 4 May, '19
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Poetry and Philosophy Colloquium: On Poetic Determination
MS.05
Thu 9 May, '19
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CRPLA Seminar: Andrew Benjamin - ‘Doubt and Indifference: Threshold Conditions in Rosso Fiorentino and Bartolomeo Neroni’ (new title)
MS.05
Tue 21 May, '19
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London Warwick Mind Forum 11:30pm-6pm @ Warwick
A0.23 Social Science Building, Warwick

London Warwick Mind Forum

Room A0.23 Social Science Building, University of Warwick

Tue 11 Jun, '19
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WMA workshop THE PERCEPTION OF OBJECTS AND SPACE with Peter Epstein and Umrao Sethi (3.00-6.30, room R0.03)

WMA Mini Workshop

June 11, 3.00-6.30, room R0.03

THE PERCEPTION OF OBJECTS AND SPACE

3 - 4.30: Peter Epstein, Pembroke College, Cambridge

Spatial Experience: More Than Mere Structure

5 – 6.30: Umrao Sethi, CUNY, New York

The Objects of Perception