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Event Date: 21st Jan 2016 | 17:30

Sigrid Weigel (Berlin): Lecture on ‘Public Crying’

IMLR, Room 104, University of London, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

'Public Crying. The Reappearance of Public Mourning on the Streets of European Cities': In this lecture Professor Sigrid Weigel investigates the relatively recent phenomenon of rituals of public communal grieving in Europe, placing it in the historical context of an ambivalent culture of grieving.

Posted: 13th Jan 2016 | 11:06

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