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Announcing LGS Graduate Seminar in the Critical Humanities (Autumn Term)

Posted: Tuesday 29 Sep 2015
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Tuesdays, 5-7 pm

John Galsworthy Building Room 2005

Penrhyn Road campus

Kingston University


Seminar coordinator

Prof Isabella van Elferen,


Sven Raeymaekers, /


Reading material will be made available in PDF ahead of each seminar.




6 October

Prof Isabella van Elferen: Phenomenology vs Ontology (vs Sound)

Reading: Jean-Luc Nancy, Listening (2007)


13 October

Prof Fred Botting: On Desire

Reading: TBC


20 October

Prof Tina Chanter: Rancière and Feminist Aesthetics

Reading: TBC


27 October

October 27.

Prof Andrew Benjamin: Images, Iconoclasm and the Founding of the Law

Reading: Exodus 32. 19-20

Viewing: Rembrandt. Moses Breaking the Tablets of the Law (1659)


10 November

Prof Peter Buse: On Enjoyment

Reading: TBC


17 November, NB: seminar from 7-9 pm this week

Dr Helen Palmer: Borders and Surfaces: Deleuze’s Nomadic Alice

Reading: Gilles Deleuze, The Logic of Sense


24 November

Prof John O’Maoilearca: Non-Standard Equalities

Reading: Alexander Galloway, Laruelle: Against the Digital, 2014


1 December

Dr Hager Weslati: Boredom & Time

Reading: from Heidegger’s The Fundamental Concepts of Metaphysics (1929-30)


8 December

Dr Eleni Ikoniadou: Sonic Fictions

Reading: Kodwo Eshun, ‘Operating System for the redesign of sonic reality’ in More Brilliant than the Sun (1998)


15 December

Prof Simon Morgan Wortham: On Civility: Balibar, Rancière, Lyotard

Reading: selections from Etienne Balibar, Violence and Civility (2015); J.F. Lyotard, ‘The Other’s Rights’ (1993)

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LGS 2017 Summer Academy Progamme: '1967'

Tuesday 09 May 2017
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This is the final programme for the 2017 London Graduate School Summer Academy in the Critical Humanities, on the topic of '1967': Monday 26 June 1pm...

The Whim


Speculative Heresy

Socialism and/or Barbarism

Object-Oriented Philosophy

Larval Subjects

Infinite Thought

Fractal Ontology

Foucault Blog

Michael Foucault Info

Eliminative Culinarism

Discourse Notebook Archive

Deleuze International

Continental Philosophy

Black Metal Theory


The Accursed Share

University of London Institute in Paris

The London Society of the NLS