The Warburg Institute Postgraduate Symposium

Welcome to the website for the annual Warburg Institute Postgraduate Symposium. This year’s multidisciplinary conference is entitled ‘Singular Acts: The Role of the Individual in the Transformation of Collective Culture’, and is addressed to postgraduate students and early-career researchers who work in different fields of the humanities.

The conference will take place at the Warburg Institute, London, on 16 November 2017.

Organisers: James Christie, Lorenza Gay, Hanna Gentili, Lydia Goodson, Vito Guida, Antonia Karaisl, Finn Schulze-Feldmann, Genevieve Verdigel.

Pre-registrations required: 

The organisers can be reached directly by email at


Image credits:
WA1846.198 Raphael, Recto: Studies for two kneeling Women
Image © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford.