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After Progress: Modernity in Ruins

Wed 5th June 2019 | 13.30-18.30pmProfessor Stuart Hall Building (PSH) 326Goldsmiths, University of London New Cross, London, SE14 6NW The event is free, but registration is required due to limited capacity. To register, please go here. A small number of BURSARIES for unfunded PhD students/ECRs are available. Deadline for applications is APRIL 30. For further […]

After Progress | Symposium Series

After Progress | Symposium Series 2019 In this forthcoming symposium series, we propose to experiment, from an interdisciplinary and global perspective, with a pressing question for our troubled times: can we reimagine human and more-than-human arts of living and flourishing from the ruins of the modern idea of progress? The notion of “progress” is arguably the defining […]

Theory of Metamorphosis

13th March 2019 | 5.00-7.00 pm Margaret Macmillan Building (MMB) 220 Goldsmiths, University of London London SE14 6NW Part of the Pluralistic Variations Lecture SeriesOrganised by Dr Martin Savransky (Sociology) Theory of Metamorphosis Since Darwin, we know that every biological identity is the result of a metamorphosis: every species is only a transformation of the […]

Around the Pluriverse in 9 Objects

Around the Pluriverse in 9 Objects: Cosmological Compositions for Critical Zones Wed 13th February 2019 | 4.30-6.30pm  Margaret Macmillan Building (MMB) 220 Goldsmiths, University of London London SE14 6NW Part of the Pluralistic Variations Lecture SeriesOrganised by Dr Martin Savransky (Sociology) This talk presents brief episodes of a history of the cosmos. Its immediate prompt […]

Truth Practices

  24th January 2019 | 4.30-6.30 pm Professor Stuart Hall Building (PSH) 314Goldsmiths, University of London London SE14 6NW Part of the Pluralistic Variations Lecture SeriesOrganised by Dr Martin Savransky (Sociology) TRUTH PRACTICES Prof Michael Hampe (ETH Zürich) Practices of truth play an important role in every day life and in many legal and political […]

Thinking with Noise

  5th December 2018 | 4.30-6.30pm Margaret Macmillan Building (MMB) 220 | Goldsmiths, University of London Part of the Pluralistic Variations Series Organised by Dr Martin Savransky (Sociology) EVERYONE’S WELCOME! Cecile Malaspina (Paris 7 & Nanterre) THINKING WITH NOISE Noise immediately evokes sound. Yet when “noise” crops up in finance, it is not the din […]