Category Archives: Bioeconomy

Register now to attend Prof Bronwyn Parry’s Inaugural Lecture March 22d: “Reproductive Labour: Exceptional for Whom? Notes from Mumbai”

We are delighted to announce Professor Bronwyn Parry’s forthcoming inaugural lecture titled “Reproductive Labour: Exceptional for Whom? Notes from Mumbai….”. When Tuesday 22 March 2016, 18.30 Where: Edmond J Safra Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor, King’s Building, Strand Campus Abstract In this lecture … Continue reading

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Call for papers: “After Biopolitics” November 12 – 15, 2015 Center for Critical and Cultural Theory Rice University

The Center for Critical and Cultural Theory at Rice University will be hosting the 29th Annual (SLSA) Society for Literature, Science and the Arts Conference. When: November 12-15, 2015 Where: BioScience Research Collaborative, at the Houston Medical Center  and Rice University. Over the past … Continue reading

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Mayumi Hayashi takes part in BBC Radio 4 ‘Analysis’ Programme on Caring in the New Old Age

In this edition of BBC Radio 4 Analysis on ‘Caring in the Old Age‘, the increasing challenge of how we look after our ageing population was explored. Insights into different practices in different cultures ranged from America to Japan. Mayumi … Continue reading

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March 18th SSHM Seminar with Professor Christoph Rehmann-Sutter: “A ‘lived’ genome?”

Where: K.6.63 King’s Building Strand Campus When: 18/03/2015 (13:00-14:30) Christoph Rehmann-Sutter is Professor of Theory and Ethics in the Life Sciences, Institute for History of Medicine and Science Studies, University of Lübeck, Germany and visiting Professor at SSHM. His work focuses … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Graduate Student Workshop “Failure to Collide: Ebola and Modern Medicine” with Paul Farmer

When: 20 April 2015 from 10:00-13:00 Where: King’s College London, Strand Campus. We are delighted to announce that King’s College London will be hosting a UNDP Kapuscinski Development Lecture given by the world-renowned medical doctor and anthropologist Paul Farmer on 20 April 2015 … Continue reading

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