News and events

News

Westminster hosts darkmatter symposium

16 May 2011

The online race journal darkmatter held a symposium on 'post-racial imaginaries' at Regent Street Campus on Saturday 14 May. Supported by the School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Languages, the event brought together leading race scholars and critical practioners to discuss the concept of post-raciality.

Speakers included Miri Song (University of Kent), Denise Ferreira da Silva (Queen Mary), Mark Sealy (Autograph ABP) and Brett St Louis (Goldsmiths). The event was followed by a wine reception to celebrate the recruitment of an international advisory board.

A three-part special edition of darkmatter titled 'post-racial imaginaries' will be published in 2012. For more information about the journal, visit http://www.darkmatter101.org


About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 175-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.


For the media


For the media

Here we hope you find everything you will need to research, write and publish your story or blog post.

Press office

Please contact our press agency for any media enquiries regarding University of Westminster on

T: +44 (0)20 3697 4200
E: universityofwestminster@fourbroadgate.com