Wednesday 19 October 2016

  • SAS to take part in Bloomsbury Festival

    School of Advanced Study

    The much-loved Bloomsbury Festival returns this week between 19 and 23 October. Events inspired by the theme of Language – from computer code to the language of food, music and dance – will be popping up in the streets, parks, museums, galleries, laboratories, public and usually private... read more

Tuesday 11 October 2016

Monday 10 October 2016

Thursday 29 September 2016

  • German whispers – the endings where cultures meet

    Institute of Modern Languages Research

    The Institute of Modern Languages Research (IMLR) at the School of Advanced Study is looking for budding student story-tellers willing to spin a yarn about migration – in German. After the successes of the 2014 poetry competition organised in cooperation with the British Museum’s... read more

  • Sex, love and robots – it’s all a part of Being Human 2016

    School of Advanced Study

    Martian autopsies and an evening of urban shamanism in south London’s Cross Bones Graveyard for the ‘outcast dead’ lend a fun element to the serious business of UK humanities research. They are among the hundreds of events in this year’s nine-day Being Human festival (17... read more

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Monday 26 September 2016

Monday 19 September 2016

  • Dreaming the future: five hundred years of utopia

    A unique and thought-provoking presentation of Thomas More's Utopia opens this autumn with an exhibition and programme of free events in Senate House Library, University of London. Featuring the Library's rich and global collections, the exhibition is entitled ‘Utopia and Dystopia:... read more

Thursday 15 September 2016

  • New Warburg project at the intersection of sciences and humanities

    Warburg Institute

    World expert on psychology and cognitive neurosciences Professor Manos Tsakiris (left), has been named as the first recipient of the Nomis Foundation Award for Distinguished Scientists and Scholars, and will lead and develop the Body and Image in Arts and Sciences (BIAS) project at The Warburg... read more


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