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The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities

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Birkbeck, University of London

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The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities (BIH) was established in 2004 to stimulate research, public debate and collaboration among academics and intellectuals on important public issues of our time.

Key to its remit is the promotion of new ideas and forms of understanding in the humanities. 500 Internal Server Error- 皇冠体育-火博

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London Critical Theory Summer School 2020

Our internationally renowned Summer School takes place next year from 22 June - 3 July 2020. The Summer School enables graduate students and academics to engage in a two-week course of day-time study with acclaimed critical thinkers. Full details will be added to the website soon.

For more information and details on how to apply, click here

31 October 2019 - 11:30: Factory World: Architecture and Industrialization over Time and Space

This one-day symposium explores new research on factory architecture and images of factories since the Industrial Revolution

5 November 2019 - 10:30: Motherhood and Poetry

Creative Writing Workshop (10.30-13.00pm) and Symposium and poetry readings (14.00-17.00) hosted by MaMSIE

5 November 2019 - 18:00: On 'Hilda at Darjeeling' - Vron Ware

Professor Vron Ware will discuss the documentary 'Hilda at Darjeeling' which she made in collaboration with the director Mandy Rose.

7 November 2019 - 18:00: Analytic philosophy as critical theory: what can it do for empirical studies of gender?

Analytic philosophy as critical theory: what can it do for empirical studies of gender?

15 November 2019 - 14:00: Retracing Mediterranean Locations

Retracing Mediterranean Locations or, how the Mediterranean ended up being somewhere in particular