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25th November 2019
Criticism of (European or Constitutional) courts and their power of judicial review has bothered, if not hurt, politics as well as scholarship and legal practice for a long time. While some defend this as an element of more or less abstract concepts of the rule of law, one may also wonder about the heart of the matter. The Lecture will address, from a perspective of critical legal theories as well as comparative constitutionalism, why judicial review is an indispensable element of the protection of fundamental human rights.
20th November 2019
In 1204, in the face of a French invasion, King John of England was obliged to abandon his lands in northern France. After 150 years of Anglo-Norman government, England was severed from Normandy. What were the effects, on both sides of the Channel?
05th November 2019
This series of three lectures will explore the Dead Sea Scrolls as archaeological artefacts.
12th September 2019
This joint British Academy/British Psychological Society lecture will highlight some of the many benefits of engaging in intergroup contact.
25th September 2019
16th September 2019
A conference is organised by the British Institute for the Study of Iraq in collaboration with The Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Chicago and the Department of History, Religions and Philosophies at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London
16th August 2019
Join one of Britain’s most renowned historians, President of the British Academy, Sir David Cannadine, as he offers insight on our times, placing them on the broader stage of history.
14th June 2019
The i-word pulsates through our politics like never before. No speech—on the left or the right—is complete without a complaint about some community, region, town, country or industry being “left behind.” But what is the inequality we really need to worry about, and is it really getting worse?
10th June 2019
Please join the British Institute of Persian Studies for their annual lecture on an aspect of Persian Art.
21st June 2019
Experience an evening of performances, live music, DJs and talks at a special late-night view of our Summer Showcase. Drop in to explore the exhibits, listen to spoken-word poetry or simply relax with a cocktail at our themed bar.