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The Perils and Peculiarities of Visually Depicting the Trinity

Date
21 February 2018 (17:00-18:30)
Location
Research Forum Seminar Room, The Courtauld Institute of Art
Description
Sacred Traditions and the Arts Seminar

The Experiences of Gay Muslims in Malaysia and Britain: Is a 'Gay-friendly' Islam Possible?

Date
27 February 2018 (18:00-19:30)
Location
3.01 Virginia Woolf Building, King's College, Strand Campus
Description
In this presentation, I compare the experiences of gay Muslim men and women in two differing country contexts – in Malaysia, where Islam is the religion of the majority and the state religion, and in Britain, where it is a minority religion.

Fiat Infrastructure: Animism and the Interlocutory Power of Oil Development in Timor-Leste

Date
20 March 2018 (18:00-19:30)
Location
3.01 Virginia Woolf Building, King's College
Description
Examining the planning and implementation of a gigantic oil development project in Timor-Leste, this paper seeks to complicate this binary distinction by showing how government officials employ animist techniques to accelerate the progress of extractivist development.

Ludic Modernism: Comedy and the Making of Modern Tibetan(s)

Date
27 March 2018 (18:00-19:30)
Location
3.01 Virginia Woolf Building, King's College
Description
Through examining a series of four popular 1990s comedies about a fictional nomadic community called "Careful Village" I examine how comedy engages in a mode of "ludic modernism" in which humour is used to advance a modernist agenda aimed at creating both modern Tibetan subjects, and a set of linguistic practices by which these Tibetan subjects will communicate.

Colin Gunton Lecture: Sexual Identities and Sexual Vocations

Date
2 May 2018 (18:00-19:30)
Location
K2.31 Nash Lecture Theatre Kings Building Strand Campus
Description
Colin Gunton Lecture: Sexual Identities and Sexual Vocations
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