Aston Webb Dome Lecture Theatre (A Block)
Arts and Law, Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research
Wednesday 16th October 2019 (14:00-16:00)
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A cross-stream event on “Normality” with Professor Peter Cryle and Professor Elizabeth Stephens (both University of Queensland, Aus), authors of Normality: A Critical Genealogy.

In this interactive session, Professors Cryle and Stephens will present some of the central ideas underpinning and issuing from their celebrated book.

Each author will give two, 15-minute, presentations with audience comments and debate invited after each presentation:

  • Elizabeth: “Critical Genealogy as Method: Disciplinary Approaches”
  • Peter: “The Normal before the Normal: A Few Different Beginnings”
  • Peter: A Very Brief History of Governmental Normalisation”
  • Elizabeth: “The Popular History of the Normal” 

Organised by Professor Lisa Downing, Department of Modern Languages.