This Spring Rosi Braidotti will be in London to deliver the London Graduate School Bloomsbury Lecture. Her title is ‘Vectors of Affirmation’. The event will take place at Central St Martins (UAL), Granary Building Room C303, on Tuesday 10th March, 2015, from 6-8pm, and will be followed by a wine reception. This is a free […]

John Ó Maoilearca on The Laughing Philosopher at IAI

Posted: Tuesday 13 Jan 2015
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Listen to John Ó Maoilearca, Julian Baggini and Katie Brand debate the nature of comedy and reality. To be taken seriously is an accolade for the thinker. But from Nietzsche to Derrida, big ideas have been expressed through irony, satire and jest. Might comedy be the best and perhaps only way to convey some truths, or […]

Catherine Malabou and Eric Laurent debate psychoanalysis and the cognitive sciences, 22 January at Central St Martins, Granary Building, St Pancras, London. 6-8pm. This is part of a series of talks supporting the MA Psychoanalysis at Kingston University. This is a free public event but seats must be booked in advance. To register click here

Critical Spaces – Disorienting the Topological A graduate conference in the critical humanities to be hosted by The London Graduate School at Kingston University, London. Monday 5th January 2015 Registration is now open for this event: click here Keynote speakers include: Claire Colebrook Eyal Weizman Eleni Ikoniadou Fred Botting —————— “The present epoch will perhaps be […]

The London Graduate School presents the public lecture: ‘Why Freud’s Theory of Melancholia is All Wrong’ To be presented by Professor Russell Grigg, Deakin University, Australia Held at 3-5pm Wednesday 26 November, 2014 At Kingston University, Penrhyn Road Campus, Room PRJG 1007 Russell Grigg is the author of Lacan, Language and Philosophy (SUNY, 2008) and the […]

John Ó Maoilearca: Paraconsistent Perception 6.30pm Monday 10 November 2014 Swedenborg Hall 20-21 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A2TH Tickets: £7 / £5 concessions Half price discount code “AAF50” Philosopher and film theorist Professor John Ó Maoilearca considers the philosophical allusions in the exploration of scale and perception in José Damasceno’s current Artangel project Plot. Book tickets here José Damasceno: Plot  Artangel presents […]

  CRMEP and LGS in association with art and philosophy at Central Saint Martins present public lectures on philosophy, politics and the arts Thursdays 6-8pm, Granary Building, Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts, N1 4AA These lectures are free but registration is essential @ n iversi London, N1 4AA 20/11/14 Use! Value! Exchange! Peter […]

LGS announces its Summer Academy 2015

Posted: Monday 20 Oct 2014
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The London Graduate School Summer Academy in the Critical Humanities June 22-25 2015 Right to Philosophy Featuring Etienne Balibar, Andrew Benjamin, Howard Caygill, Rebecca Comay, Catherine Malabou, Martin McQuillan, Simon Morgan Wortham, Stella Sandford and Bernard Stiegler The London Graduate School is pleased to announce its 2015 Summer Academy, an intensive week-long programme offered annually […]

‘OXI: An Act of Resistance’ at the ICA

Posted: Friday 03 Oct 2014
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A screening of “OXI: An Act of Resistance” will be held at the Institute of Contemporary Arts on October 9, 2014 Director Ken McMullen Producers Ken McMullen, Martin McQuillan, Alexandra Ramniceanu Screenwriter Ken McMullen With Dominique Pinon, Gabriella Wright, John Shrapnel UK-Greece-France 2014 98 mins Tickets available here. Ken McMullen’s latest cinematic investigation takes on […]

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. […]

The Daily Mail and the Stephen Lawrence Murder by Brian Cathcart

Thursday 02 Nov 2017
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Read Brain Cathcart's article in Political Quarterly here The Daily Mail's coverage of the 1993 race murder of Stephen Lawrence has been held up as...