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Birkbeck's Arts Week is an annual festival of workshops, lectures and...

Crossings: Marx in 2020

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by Emily Best Barring climate change or maybe globalisation, the...

Zombies and Covid-19

How have zombies prepared us for the current viral pandemic? The...

The New Audacity

The Centre for Contemporary Literature is delighted to welcome Dr Jennifer...

CFP – Beyond Borders: Empires, Bodies, Science Fictions

11th-12th September 2020 Keynote Speakers:  Dr Nadine...

Of Mud & Flame

by Joseph Brooker Penda’s Fen is a 90-minute television film made...

Transitions 9

21st March 2020, 09:30 — 18:00 B35, Birkbeck Main...

Notes on Camp 2019

by Dickon Edwards At the end of each year, critics like to put...

Such Stuff As Dreams Are Made On

Patti Smith, Year of the Monkey by Karina Cicero Patti Smith dreams...