Barnett House Centenary Reunion Weekend | University of Oxford

Barnett House Centenary Reunion Weekend

Speakers
Magdalena Sepulveda, Jonathan Bradshaw, Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, George and Teresa Smith
Event date
12 Jul 2014 to 13 Jul 2014
Event time
10:30 - 15:00
Venue
Examination Schools
75-81 High Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 4BG
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

In 2014 Barnett House is celebrating its centenary. The celebrations culminate with the Reunion Weekend on 12-13 July 2014.

This includes:

  • A talk on the history of Barnett House and the launch of the book on the history.
  • Open house at the department with displays of historic material and current research.
  • The 100th birthday tea party.
  • Drinks and dinner with an after dinner talk from Prof Jonathan Bradshaw.
  • Showing of the film Rich Man, Poor Man based on research carried out by Robert Walker and Elaine Chase with a discussion with the director of the film.
  • Keynote talk from Magdalena Sepulveda, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights.