London Graduate School

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The London Graduate School is a doctoral programme, postgraduate seminar and series of events in contemporary critical theory offered in central London and Kingston University. The London Graduate School offers accredited PhD, MPhil and MA by Research degrees, in a richly stimulating and closely supportive environment that brings together world-leading scholars in literature, culture, media, theory, and philosophy, major figures in contemporary art practice, film-making and writing, and ambitious and creative students working at the forefront of their disciplinary and interdisciplinary fields. Students of the London Graduate School enjoy unprecedented access in London to a programme of cutting-edge academic and cultural events.

Shakespeare and Waste

Wednesday 20 May 2015
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The Inaugural Conference of the Kingston Shakespeare Seminar in Theory, 'Shakespeare and Waste', will be held on Saturday 23rd May  in The Rose Theatre,...

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'Welcome to Toryland' by Martin McQuillan

Welcome to Toryland  As British pollsters take a long hard look at themselves in the mirror, the nation is presented with what only a few months ago seemed to be the least likely outcome of this general election, a majority Conservative government. Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage have all resigned as party leaders and the Scottish National Party has swept the board north of the border. In the hours after the polls closed, the phrase “political earthquake” was frequently used to describe this new reality. However what will actually change as a result of Thursday’s election result? On... continue reading

Shakespeare and Waste

Posted: Wednesday 20 May 2015
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The Inaugural Conference of the Kingston Shakespeare Seminar in Theory, ‘Shakespeare and Waste’, will be held on Saturday 23rd May  in The Rose Theatre, Kingston. This is a free event but registration closes on 21 May. For further details click here

Listen to Andrew Goffey on Guattari

Posted: Friday 01 May 2015
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Andrew Goffey’s lecture, ‘Guattari: Theories and Institutions’, was presented for CRMEP on 30th April 2015. Andrew Goffey is Associate Professor of Critical Theory and Cultural Studies at the University of Nottingham. He is the coeditor, with Éric Alliez, of The Guattari Effect and the translator of Isabelle Stengers and Philippe Pignarre’s Capitalist Sorcery, of Félix […]

Listen to Stella Sandford, 'The Long Passage'

Posted: Thursday 23 Apr 2015
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Listen to Stella Sandford’s inaugural professorial lecture, ‘The Long Passage: Sex and Race in the History of Philosophy”, delivered on 22nd April 2015 at Kingston University, click here        

This is the last of the series celebrating twenty years of CRMEP. To listen: click here Prof. Peter Hallward’s talk was given at Central Saint Martins, London, on 12 March 2015. Peter Hallward (CRMEP, Kingston) is best known for his work on Alain Badiou and Gilles Deleuze. He has also published works on post-colonialism and contemporary […]

For the 5th edition of Spring Meeting PAF invites up to 100 participants. As usually PAF has invited three speakers that are asked to talk for five hours three days consecutively. This is a format that has shown equally challenging for the speaker and the audience, as it is both in- and outside of conventional […]