Listen to Werner Hamacher at the RCA

Posted: Wednesday 01 Oct 2014
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Click here to listen to Werner Hamacher give his plenary address at the LGS/RCA symposium on his work, ‘Gesture, Performativity, Language’, held on 30 September 2014 at the Royal College of Art. Professor Hamacher’s paper is entitled  TÒ AUTÓ , THE SAME, – – (Celan with Parmenides and Heidegger). Werner Hamacher is Emmanuel Levinas Chair at the European […]

Raoul Ruiz’s surreal fantasy of a sailor’s dreamlike voyage provides much to discuss. In the latest edition of our series exploring the connections between philosophy and film, Michael Goddard (author of Impossible Cartographies: The Cinema of Raoul Ruiz) presents a screening of Ruiz’s surreal fantasy, in which a sailor navigates dreamlike geographies, weaving wonderful stories. […]

Postmodern Culture special issue on ‘Debt’

Posted: Saturday 27 Sep 2014
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A special issue of the on-line journal Postmodern Culture, published by The Johns Hopkins University Press, is now available. Focussing on the topic of ‘Debt’, this features essays by Etienne Balibar, Simon Morgan Wortham, Samuel Weber, Martin McQuillan and Fred Botting. Arising initially from the London Graduate School’s symposium on “Debt” held in March 2013, […]

WERNER HAMACHER: GESTURE, PERFORMATIVITY, LANGUAGE An event jointly organised by the London Graduate School and the Royal College of Art. Convened by Andrew Benjamin and Chiara Alfano, and featuring Werner Hamacher To be held at Royal College of Art in Humanities Seminar Room 1, 2nd Floor, Stevens Building, 2-6 Jay Mews, London SW7 2EP SCHEDULE: […]

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 […]

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 writes: 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 […]

The London Graduate School in association with Art + Philosophy @ Central Saint Martins presents: “Sabotage the Audiostat! Hyperstitional Paracoustics & Chronoportational Pragmètics” Marc Couroux (York University, Canada) 4-6PM on April 15, 2014 in Lecture Theatre E003 in the Granary Building at Central Saint Martins. Music’s amenability to cybernetics is underlined by Claude Shannon, who […]