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Religion, Nakedness and the Human Form Religion, Nakedness and the Human Form
Tuesday, January 31, 2023, 5:00 PM

This lecture explores how Christianity in particular has understood, monitored and sought to control nakedness, demonstrating the remarkable tenacity of these fears over a long period and in a variety of locations.

 

George Steiner Annual Lecture 2023 - The Interruptions of Culture George Steiner Annual Lecture 2023 - The Interruptions of Culture
Thursday, March 2, 2023, 6:30 PM

Inspired by George Steiner's Grammars of Creation, Professor Martin Puchner (Harvard University) and Global Professorial Fellow (Queen Mary University of London) will ponder the origins of culture and how it is passed from one generation to the next.

Book Launch and Roundtable for "Making Refugees in India", by Dr Ria Kapoor Book Launch and Roundtable for "Making Refugees in India", by Dr Ria Kapoor
Tuesday, March 14, 2023, 4:00 PM

In-person roundtable discussion and launch of the book, Making Refugees in India (Oxford University Press, 2022) by an IHSS Fellow Dr. Ria Kapoor

"A Buzzing Imitation of Human Speech": Hermeneutics, Media Ecologies, and Audile Techniques "A Buzzing Imitation of Human Speech": Hermeneutics, Media Ecologies, and Audile Techniques
Friday, March 24, 2023, 6:00 PM

IHSS Visiting Fellow Professor James Steintrager's (University of California, Irvine) Lecture

Children's Literature/Children's Lives Research Seminar Children's Literature/Children's Lives Research Seminar
Tuesday, March 28, 2023, 5:30 PM

Environmental Futures & Children's Publishing: A Presentation and Q&A with Sam Arthur

Enchanted worlds and human meaning Enchanted worlds and human meaning
Thursday, March 30, 2023, 3:00 PM

The event will feature short presentations, roundtable and audience discussion to facilitate reflections on the role of spirituality in mental health and the possibilities of cross-disciplinary and transcultural engagement with these concerns. It is open to any academics and students interested in global mental health, cultural studies, anthropology, psychology, religious studies as well as mental health practitioners and people with lived experience.

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IHSS events may be photographed or video and audio recorded. These materials will be used for internal and external promotional purposes only by Queen Mary University of London. If you object to appearing in the photographs, please let our photographer know on the day. Alternatively you can email ihss@qmul.ac.uk in advance of the event that you are attending.

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