The Arcane and the Archive – Symposium between the Warburg Institute and the Senate House Library

The Arcane and the Archive This one day symposium is a joint collaborative event between the Senate House Library and the Warburg Institute. It will explore facets of the world of the occult, by bringing … Read more

Discover ways of seeing with Prof Jules Davidoff (Goldsmiths) on 2 November

Jules Davidoff, Professor of Psychology and Director of the Centre for Cognition, Computation and Culture (CCCC) at Goldsmiths, University of London, comes to Senate House Library on Monday, 2 November to give a talk from 18.00-19.00. … Read more

Dr James Vigus to talk on Henry Crabb Robinson’s Bildungsreise (29/10)

  This Thursday, 29 October 2015 from 18:00 to 19:00 Dr James Vigus (Queen Mary, University of London) gives a talk on Henry Crabb Robinson’s Bildungsreise. Bringing together the literary and the historical with the philosophical, Vigus’ … Read more

Dr Claudia Wedepohl to lecture on Aby Warburg’s Cosmology (20 October)

Dr Claudia Wedepohl, Archivist of the Warburg Institute, will be giving a talk on the ideas of the famed founder of the Institute which bears his name on Tuesday 20 October from 18.00-19.00 in the … Read more

Prof Roger Scruton to give lecture on 29 September

The Senate House Library starts its autumn exhibition Illumination-How the Visual Captures the Imagination with a new series of events: symposia, lectures, workshop and concerts. Using ideas and objects from the exhibition as a tangent, … Read more