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.

Elissa Marder presenting "Dream and the Guillotine"

Tuesday 10 Jun 2014
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Presented by the London Graduate School in association with Bloomsbury Publishing: Elissa Marder on "Dream and the Guillotine: Femininity, Photography...

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Elissa Marder presenting "Dream and the Guillotine"

Posted: Tuesday 10 Jun 2014
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Presented by the London Graduate School in association with Bloomsbury Publishing: Elissa Marder on “Dream and the Guillotine: Femininity, Photography and Other Scenes of Fixation” was held on June 9, 2014. Click here to listen to a recording of the event. Abstract: “What is the relation between the singular unreality of the world of a [...]

Final Programme for the London Graduate School Summer Academy 2014

Posted: Tuesday 10 Jun 2014
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The final programme for the London Graduate School Summer Academy to be held at Central Saint MartinsFor m has now been announced and is as follows: Derrida’s Glas Final Programme Monday 23rd June 9-9.30 Registration 9.30-10 Welcome and introduction 10-12 Mairéad Hanrahan (University College London), ‘Mourning Taxonomies’ 2-4 Reading groups, led by Mairéad Hanrahan and [...]

The London Graduate School in association with Royal College of Art presents: “WERNER HAMACHER: GESTURE, PERFORMATIVITY, LANGUAGE” to be held on September 30, 2014 Convened by Andrew Benjamin and Chira Alfano, and featuring Werner Hamacher at Royal College of Art, Humanities Seminar Room 1, 2nd Floor, Stevens Building, 2-6 Jay Mews, London SW7 2EP Confirmed speakers include: Adam [...]

Applications are now open for the new MA in Psychoanalysis

Posted: Thursday 17 Apr 2014
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Applications are now open for the new MA in Psychoanalysis A full course brochure is available here: Psychoanalysis MA Course Brochure. For more information, or to apply, please visit the course information page on the Kingston University website. Email queries to Professor Scott Wilson at The London Graduate School.

Labour and the Vice Chancellors

Posted: Monday 07 Apr 2014
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Martin McQuillan Any vice-chancellor wondering what to do with his or her most recent double-digit pay rise this Grand National weekend could try a flutter on the outcome of the next general election. Bookmakers are noted for seldom losing money and, in the opinion of both William Hill and Paddy Power, the most likely outcome [...]