Conferences and Workshops



Past conferences and workshops, 2017

Date Title
13–14 October Capitalism: Concept & Idea - 150 Years of Marx’s Capital: The Philosophy and Politics of Capital today

Speakers:
  • Éric Alliez (CRMEP, Kingston University/University of Paris 8) Leigh Claire La Berge (CUNY)
    Tithi Bhattacharya (Purdue University)
    Werner Bonefeld (University of York)
    Boris Buden (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar)
    Sara Farris (Goldsmiths)
    Anselm Jappe (Academy of Fine Arts, Sassari)
    John Kraniasukas (Birkbeck, University of London)
    Elena Louisa Lange (University of Zurich)
    Maurizio Lazzarato (Paris)
    Jason W. Moore (Binghamton University, NY)
    Antonio Negri (Paris)
    Peter Osborne (CRMEP, Kingston University)
    Judith Revel (University of Paris 10)
    Gayatri C. Spivak (Columbia University, NY)
    Keston Sutherland (University of Sussex)

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Venue: Conway Hall, WC1R 2AE / LSE, WC2A 2AE
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)
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    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
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  • Professor Lewis Gordon (Birkbeck/UCONN-Storrs) – O, Kanthropology: Moving on, Fanthropologically, in Africana Philosophy
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    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
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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
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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
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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)