Lectures

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MAURICE LUBBOCK LECTURE IN MANAGEMENT STUDIES 1998

SIR PETER WILLIAMS, Chairman, Oxford Instruments PLC, will deliver the third annual Maurice Lubbock Lecture in Management Studies at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 26 November, in the Examination Schools. The lecture will be followed by a reception at the Schools.

Further information may be obtained from Georgina Denn, Said Business School (telephone: Oxford (2)88654, e-mail: george.denn@obs.ox.ac.uk).

Subject: to be announced.

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CLINICAL MEDICINE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

The following seminars will be given at 4.30 p.m. on Thursdays in the Lecture Theatre, the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology.

Convener: Professor Herman Waldmann, FRS.

DR J. WALKER, Cambridge
15 Oct.: `The mitochondrion in health, disease, and death.' (Seventh Norman Heatley Lecture)

PROFESSOR G. SMITH
22 Oct.: `Why does vaccinia virus make two infectious particles with different coats?'

DR A. WILKINSON, York
29 Oct.: `Extended family: structure and evolution of gene activator and repressor proteins.'

DR A. GREEN, Cambridge
5 Nov.: `The SCL gene—a master regulator of haemopoiesis and vasculogenesis.'

DR A. POMBO
12 Nov.: `Specialised transcription factories.'

DR M. GAIT, Cambridge
19 Nov.: `Chemical approaches to RNA structure and function.'

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MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES

Dorothy Rowe Memorial Lecture

MR DENIS MACK SMITH will deliver the Dorothy Rowe Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 26 October, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Italy in 1998: has anything changed?'

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MODERN HISTORY

Special Faculty Lecture

PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER WICKHAM, School of History, University of Birmingham, will deliver the annual Special Faculty Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 27 November, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `An empire fragments: aristocratic wealth and peasant autonomy in the post-Roman West, 450–750.'

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PHYSIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Florey Centenary Lecture

PROFESSOR SIR HENRY HARRIS, FRS, will deliver the Florey Centenary Lecture at 4.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 29 September, in the Lecture Theatre, the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology.

Those wishing to attend are asked to note that the lecture will be given at 4.30 p.m. and not, as previously notified, at 5 p.m.

Subject: `Howard Florey and the development of penicillin.'

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CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE

F.W. Bateson Memorial Lecture 1999,

PROFESSOR CLAUDE RAWSON, Department of English, Yale University, will deliver the F.W. Bateson Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 10 February 1999, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Killing the poor: an Anglo-Irish theme.'

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