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INAUGURAL LECTURE

Action Research Professor of Clinical Neurology

PROFESSOR G.C. EBERS will deliver his inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 9 May, in the Examination Schools.

Subject: `Multiple sclerosis—a complex trait paradigm.'

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JAMES P.R. LYELL LECTURES IN BIBLIOGRAPHY

Set in print: the fortunes of an idea, .1450–1800

DR D. MCKITTERICK, Cambridge, will deliver the Lyell Lectures in Bibliography at 5 p.m. on the following days in Lecture Theatre 2, the St Cross Building.

Thur. 4 May: `The printed word and the modern bibliographer.'

Wed. 10 May: `Dependent skills.'

Thur. 11 May: `A house of errors.'

Wed. 17 May: `Perfect and imperfect.'

Thur. 18 May: `Re-evaluations.'

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CARLYLE CLASSES IN CLASSICAL POLITICAL THOUGHT

The politics of Plato's Republic

DR M. SCHOFIELD, Cambridge, will give the following lecture and seminars at 2 p.m. on the days shown in All Souls College. The series will end with a general discussion session, at 2 p.m. on Monday, 22 May.

Mon. 1 May: `The noble lie.' (Lecture)

Tue. 2 May: `Utopia and the idea of community.' (Seminar)

Mon. 8 May: `Rule by philosophers: knowledge, virtue, and power.' (Seminar)

Tue. 9 May: `Economic man: property and human nature.' (Seminar)

Mon. 15 May: `Plato the feminist?' (Seminar)

Tue. 16 May: `A city fit for Socrates: the politics of Quietism.' (Seminar)

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CLINICAL MEDICINE, PHYSIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Norman Heatley Lecture

PROFESSOR PETER KRAMMER, German Cancer Research Institute, Heidelberg, will deliver the eighth Norman Heatley Lecture at 4.30 p.m. on Thursday, 16 March, in the Lecture Theatre,the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology.

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

Subject: `CD95 (APO-1/Fas) mediated apoptosis: signalling and disease.'

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LITERAE HUMANIORES

PROFESSOR SHADI BARTSCH, University of Chicago, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 13 March, in the Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College.

Conveners: E.L.Bowie, MA, Reader in Classical Languages and Literature, and J. Elsner, MA, Humfrey Payne Research Fellow in Classical Art and Archaeology.

Subject: `The mirror of the self: Seneca, self-scrutiny, and the passions.'

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CENTRE FOR SOCIO-LEGAL STUDIES

DR BEATA ROZUMILOWICZ will give a seminar at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 14 March, in the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies.

Subject: `Media law in transition: formal frameworks and actual practices in Poland, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.'

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ASSOCIATION FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Dorothy Hodgkin Memorial Lecture

PROFESSOR JUDITH HOWARD, Professor of Chemistry, University of Durham, will deliver the annual Dorothy Hodgkin Memorial Lecture at 6 p.m. on Monday, 13 March, in the University Museum of Natural History. The lecture is sponsored by Somerville College, the University Museum of Natural History, and Oxford AWISE. It will be open to the public.

Subject: `The interface of chemistry and biology increasingly in focus.'

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