Lectures

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INAUGURAL LECTURE

Goldsmiths' Professor of English Literature

PROFESSOR HERMIONE LEE will deliver her inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 21 October, in Lecture Room 2, the St Cross Building. The Vice-Chancellor will be present.

Subject: `Reading in bed.'

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PROFESSOR OF POETRY

Inaugural Lecture and other lectures

The end of the poem

PROFESSOR PAUL MULDOON will lecture at 5 p.m. on the following Tuesdays, in the Examination Schools.

2 Nov.: `The end of the poem: "All Souls' Night" by W.B. Yeats.' (Inaugural Lecture)

25 Jan.: `The end of the poem: "The Literary Life" by Ted Hughes.'

2 May: `The end of the poem: "The Mountain" by Robert Frost.'

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CLINICAL MEDICINE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

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

Convener: H. Waldmann, BM, MA, D.Phil., Professor of Pathology.

PROFESSOR A. BIRD, Edinburgh
14 Oct.: `Interpretation of the DNA methylation signal by methyl CpG binding proteins.'

PROFESSOR C. LEAVER
21 Oct.: `Genetically modified plants and human health.'

DR M. CLARK, Cambridge
28 Oct.: `Antibody engineering of human IgC not just for clinical applications.'

PROFESSOR D. MASON
4 Nov.: `The third function of the thymus.'

DR J. FRAMPTON
18 Nov.: `c-Myb: an essential transcriptional regulator in haemopoietic progenitors.'

M. DILLINGHAM
25 Nov.: `The worm has turned. Structure and mechanism of DNA helicases.'

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MAGDALEN COLLEGE

Rowe Memorial Lecture

PROFESSOR T. CARTER, Professor of Music, Royal Holloway, University of London, will deliver the Rowe Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 5 November, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Io la Musica son': Monteverdi and the problems of opera.'

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ST HUGH'S COLLEGE

Colloquium: the history of St Hugh's in the twentieth century

The Association of Senior Members of St Hugh's is holding a colloquium on `The history of St Hugh's in the twentieth century', on Saturday, 18 September, from 10.30 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the college. Speakers will include Barbara Castle, Colin Matthew, Betty Kemp, Marjorie Reeves, and Marilyn Butler. All are welcome. Tickets (£25 or £15 for students) include a buffet lunch. Enquiries should be made to Trish Carter in the Development Office, St Hugh's College, Oxford OX2 6LE (telephone: Oxford (2)74958).

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