Monthly Archives: June 2011

Multi-culturalism, security, law: Muslims in the UK seminar

Cross-Cultural Identities Seminar Series, MULTI-CULTURALISM, SECURITY, LAW: MUSLIMS IN THE UK, July 21st, MR11 (Wilson A, Faculty of Arts), 14:00-16:15. This event is co-organized by the Cross-Cultural Identities Research Group in the Faculty of Arts and the ‘Oecumene: Citizenship after orientalism’ Project in the Faculty of the Social Sciences. It brings together colleagues from the Open University, Lancaster University and the University of Central Lancashire to critically address controversial sites of mobilization and contestation for contemporary British Muslims around questions of citizenship and identity.
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The Romantic Book: A Day Symposium

‘The Romantic Book’, a Day Symposium organised jointly by the Romantic Period Research Group and the Book History Research Group, to take place on Thursday 23 June 2011 at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR. The event starts at 10am, and is free to attend. Please contact Jon Millington at jon.millington@sas.ac.uk if you wish to attend. More details at http://ies.sas.ac.uk/events/conferences/2011/RomanticBook/index.htm and http://ials.sas.ac.uk/about/GettingToIALS.htm Continue reading

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The Politics of Things

“The Politics of Things”, The Open University, Milton Keynes, Library Presentation Room, Ground Floor Library. Thursday 23 June 2011. A one-day seminar exploring the role of material culture in materialising (or obscuring) partisanship and factional allegiance.

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