Category Archives: Biopolitics

POSTPONED: GHSM Seminar Wednesday 6 December with Prof. Nikolas Rose and Prof. Tony Bennett: “Habit, the (in)attentive body and the governance of conduct”

*Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, this seminar has been postponed.* When: Wednesday 6th December from 13:00-15.00 Where:Room K0.20, King’s Building, Strand Campus, King’s College London This seminar engages with the increasing attention to the notion of ‘habit’ in the social science literature (see below) and … Continue reading

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Seminar with Professor Rama Baru “Capital and Care: The Business of Medicine in India” June 7th 1 pm

We are delighted to invite you to our upcoming public GHSM lecture with Professor Rama Baru (Center of Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi), titled: “Capital and Care: The Business of Medicine in India” When: Wednesday 7th June from 13:00-14:30 Where: King’s College London, … Continue reading

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Forthcoming 2017 Journal of Bioethical Inquiry Symposium on “Investigating Public Trust in Expert Knowledge: Ethics, Narrative and Engagement”

Guest Editors: Dr Silvia Camporesi, Bioethics & Society, King’s College London, London UK; Dr Mark Davis, Sociology, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia; Dr Maria Vaccarella, Medical Humanities, University of Bristol, UK Timeline for publication  The special issue is expected to appear … Continue reading

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Join us on November 17th in celebrating the book launch of Biological Threats in the 21st Century!

When: Thursday 17 November 2016 6pm Where: Small Committee Room K0.31, Strand Campus, King’s College London Biological Threats in the 21st Century introduces readers to the politics, people, science and historical roots of contemporary biological threats through rigorous and accessible chapters … Continue reading

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Tomorrow! BIOS+ Seminar with Catherine Mills Tuesday June 21st ““Prenatal testing and the apparatus of choice”

We are delighted to announce the next event of the BIOS+ seminar series will be on Tuesday June 21st at 4 pm, in room S0.03 (King’s College London, Strand Campus) with Catherine Mills from Monash University, who will give a … Continue reading

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