Solitudes Past and Present

Event Details

  • Event date: 20/04/2021 – 01/06/2021
  • Venue: Online - Zoom

Over the next three months, the Conversations and Disputations Seminars of the Raphael Samuel History Centre are running a series of events on Solitudes Past and Present.

All are welcome but booking is required. Please click here to register your attendance or email

Emotion in Body and Brain: the Biological Basis of Empathy

Sarah Garfinkel (University College London)

20 April 2021, 5:00- 6:15pm

Online via Zoom

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Hedgehog Humanities: On the Ethics & Cultural Politics of Distance

Marie Kolkenbrock (King’s College London)

11 May 2021, 5:00 – 6:15pm

Online via Zoom

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Renee Gladman and the Material Composition of Isolation

Christine Okoth (University of Warwick)

1 June 2021, 5.00 – 6:15pm

Online via Zoom

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