Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Student Winter Symposium

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Who this event is for

  • Everyone


Tongue Conservatory and T500, Tongue Building, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site


Research students from the department of History, Philosophy and Religion and the department of English and Modern Languages will present papers relating to their projects.

Topics covered will include:

&aphos;Out of the mouths of babes&aphos; : The Depiction of Female Testimonies on the Early Modern Stage

From Prevention to Protection: Eugenic Sterlisation and its Post-War Legacy in California, 1910-1986

Environmental Theatre: a &aphos;how not-to&aphos; regarding ethics, responsibility and power relations in participatory performance

Judith Butler&aphos;s Philosophy of Vulnerability

Resucing the Jailer&aphos;s Daughter from Ophelia&aphos;s Shadow: The Two Noble Kinsmen and Melacholic Daughters