Conferences and Workshops



Past conferences and workshops, 2017

Date Title
9 June 2017 CRMEP Graduate Conference - Teleology: Conceptual Corpse or Plastic Concept?

Speakers:
17 May Simondon and Technics

Speakers:
  • Andrea Bardin (Brunel University), Giovanni Carrozzini (CIDES, MSH Paris-Nord), Xavier Guchet (Paris 1 Sorbonne), Ce´cile Malaspina (translator), Simon Mills (De Monfort University), Pablo Rodriguez (University of Buenos Aires)
    Listen to a recording of the talk

    Venue:
    Room 5002, John Galsworthy building, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE

Past conferences and workshops, 2016

Date Title
25 - 26 Nov Nietzsche, Psychoanalysis and Feminism

Speakers:
  • Luce Irigaray, Sigridur Thorgeirsdottir and Christine Battersby

    Venue:
    Room 0002, John Galsworthy building, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE

19 - 20 May Graduate Conference of 19-20 May 2016

Speakers:
  • Professor Stella Sandford (Kingston) – Reception is Everything: Kant, Race and Disciplinary Bad Faith
    Listen to a recording of the talk
  • Professor Lewis Gordon (Birkbeck/UCONN-Storrs) – O, Kanthropology: Moving on, Fanthropologically, in Africana Philosophy
    Listen to a recording of the talk

    Venue:
    Room 0002, John Galsworthy building, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE

14 - 15 April Hegel and the Concept of World History

Speakers:
  • Stefania Achella (University of Chieti, Pescara & Ecole Normale Supérieure of Pisa)
  • Myriam Bienenstock (University Francois-Rabelais, Tours)
  • Paolo Diego Bubbio (Western Sydney University)
  • George di Giovanni (McGill University)
  • Bruno Haas (University of Dresden)
  • Jean- Francois Kervégan (University of Paris I, Pantheon-Sorbonne
Listen to speakers from the conference

Venue:
Anoinette Hotel, Beaufort Road, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2TQVenue: Anoinette Hotel, Beaufort Road, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2TQ

21 - 22 January Useless Uses: An International Conference on Use and Uselessness in Contemporary Art

Speakers:
Eric Alliez (CRMEP, Kingston University London/Paris 8), Etienne Balibar (CRMEP, Kingston University London/Columbia University, NY), Christina Kiaer (Northwestern University, Chicago), Melanie Gilligan (artist, RIA Stockholm), Mara Lee (writer, Stockholm), Peter Osborne (CRMEP, Kingston University London), Hito Steyerl (artist, Berlin), McKenzie Wark (New School, New York), Goldin+Senneby (artists, Stockholm) with Théo Bourgeron (sociologist of finance).
Venue:
Royal Institute of Art, Flaggmansvägen 1, Skeppsholmen, Stockholm, Sweden
Videos of the speakers from the conference - please scroll to the bottom of the page

Past conferences and workshops, 2014

Date Title
12 July Symposium: Everything is Somehow Included

Patrice Maniglier, (University of Paris X), Paul Elliman (artist), Katharine Stout (ICA), Pier Vittorio Aureli (Berlage Institute), Andy Merrifield (Cambridge), Eyal Weizman (Goldsmiths), Emily Pethick (The Showroom), John Roberts (Wolverhampton University) and Gail Day (University of Leeds)
Venue: Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), The Mall, London SW1
12 June Freud and philosophy conference

Lisa Baraitser (Birkbeck, University of London), Philippe Van Haute (Radboud University, Nijmegen), Stella Sandford (CRMEP, Kingston University)
Venue: Room G04, 43 Gordon Square, Birkbeck, University of London
Listen to a recording of the talk
29 May Philosophical dictionary of untranslatables conference

Eric Alliez (CRMEP/Paris 8), Emily Apter (New York University), Etienne Balibar (CRMEP/Columbia), Jacques Lezra (New York University), Stella Sandford (CRMEP), Michael Wood (Princeton University)
Venue: 12 Bloomsbury Square, London

Past conferences and workshops, 2003-13

Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP)