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Registration open: Centre for the History of the Emotions Annual Lecture (Professor Sianne Ngai)

Dear All,
We are delighted that Professor Sianne Ngai (University of Chicago) will give the Centre for the History of the Emotions Annual Lecture for 2017 on Thursday 16 November at 6.30pm in the Arts Two Lecture Theatre, QMUL (Mile End Campus). Professor Ngai's lecture is titled ‘The Gimmick as Aesthetic Judgment and Capitalist Form'.

Registration is now open. Attendance is free but booking is essential: https://gimmick.eventbrite.co.uk


CFP: ACLA Seminar: Impassivity and Political Forms beyond the Active/Passive Divide

We are now accepting abstracts for papers on the topic of impassivity and its cultural forms, for a seminar at the annual ACLA meeting (Los Angeles, 3/29-4/1). We would like to invite interested researchers to join us in reconsidering the significance or potentials of emotional absence. The deadline for submissions is Sept 21.