Lisa Baraitser Invited Papers and Keynotes

Invited International Papers and Keynotes

Invited Talk Enduring Time: Waiting, Care and Crisis. 2019-20 Altman Programme in the Humanities (Time and Temporality), Miami University, Ohio, USA.

Keynote Alt-Cph-2020, Copenhagen. Patterns in Resistance.

Lisa Baraitser speaks on Hope, Endurance, Time at Rupert, Lithuania

Lisa Baraitser speaks on Falling, Care and Dependency at Hotel Maria Kapel, The Netherlands:


Invited Talk: The maternal death drive, Greta Thunberg, and the question of a future. The New School, New York. ‘Beyond the Pleasure Principle’ workshop organised with Judith Butler. October 23-24th, 2019

Keynote: Generational and Temporal Imaginaries of the Asset Economy, University of Sydney, Australia. August 26th-29th 2019

Three Keynotes over three days: ‘Who do we care for?’ ‘What are we working for?’ ‘How do we know when to stop?’ Life Forms, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin. April 25th-27th 2019

Keynote: Conversations on Care and/in the Community, Birkbeck, 6th June 2019

Keynote: Concerning Maternity Part III: Ethics, Care and Subjectivity, University of Humanistic Studies, Utrecht. May 2019.


Keynote: On Time, Care and Not Moving On, for Why Care, Institute of Cultural Inquiry, Berlin, 5-6 July 2018

Keynote: Enduring and Broken Time: Lisa Baraitser and Judith Butler, Birkbeck Institute of Social Research, 14th June, 2018


Keynote: An Intimate Symposium on Maintenance, Whitechapel Art Gallery, 18th March

2017 Keynote: Mothernists II: Who Cares for the Future? Copenhagen, 13th-15th October


Invited UK

Waiting Times for the Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in the NHS, March 2020

Enduring Time: Jackie Sumell’s The Solitary Garden. Department of Sociology, University of Essex.


Tavistock & Portman NHS Trust Scientific Meeting, Waiting Times, 11th November 2019

Discussant: Politics of Waiting: Workfare, Post-Soviet Austerity, and the Ethics of Freedom by Liene Ozolina, 31st October 2019. Department of Sociology, London School of Economics.

Rethinking Women’s Time: Some thoughts on gender, care and waiting. Centre for Feminist Research, Department of Media, Communications and Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths, University of London, 10th June.

Incarceration: Space, Power and Personhood (with Lisa Guenther), Birkbeck and Queen Mary, University of London, 17th June.

Oxytocin: Mothering the World. Kings College London, 9th March.

Tongue-tie, Lisa Baraitser and Helen Benigson, Stuart Hall Library Research Network: Duties of Self Care, 6th March.


Enduring Time for Common Study/Deptford X, 27th September 2018.

Enduring Time, University of Sussex Humanities Lab, 1st March 2018.

Enduring Time, University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies, Multi-disciplinary Gender Research Seminars, 12th February 2018.

LSE Gender Interdisciplinary Conversations: Rethinking Sexual Freedom, London School of Economics, Gender Studies, 17th January 2018.


Tavistock & Portman NHS Trust Scientific Meeting, Waiting Times, 9th October