Lectures

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OXFORD CENTRE ON POPULATION AGEING, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

Annual Lecture (open to the public)

PROFESSOR LINDA MARTIN, Population Council, New York, will deliver the centre's Annual Lecture at 5.30 p.m. on Thursday, 14 June, in St Anne's College. The lecture is open to the public.

Subject: `Research and policy challenges of an ageing world.'

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ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE

European Studies Centre

ALEX DANCHEV, ALISTAIR HORNE, and DANIEL TODMAN will lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 25 June, in the European Studies Centre (70 Woodstock Road). All members of the University are welcome to attend.

Subject: `Old Soldiers. The after-life of the High Command: Alanbrooke, Montgomery, Haig.'

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ST JOHN'S COLLEGE

Second Robert Penson Lecture

PROFESSOR S. DANIELS, Professor of Cultural Geography, University of Nottingham, will deliver the second Robert Penson Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 19 June, in the Garden Quadrangle Auditorium, St John's College. There will be a reception after the lecture, which is open to the general public as well as to members of the University.

Subject: `Picturing Georgian gardens.'

Robert Penson was the gardener to whose designs St John's Gardens were remodelled in the late eighteenth century. The college intends that there will be a Robert Penson Lecture on a theme related to garden history every year at the end of Trinity Term.

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WYCLIFFE HALL

Free public lectures

The following lectures, arranged in association with Regent College, Vancouver, will be held at 7.30 p.m. on the days shown in the University Church. The lectures are free of charge and open to the public.

J.I. PACKER
Tue. 26 June: `The Puritan ideal in today's church.'

ALISTER MCGRATH
Thur. 28 June: `The origins, development, and significance of the King James Bible.'

R.J. (SAM) BERRY
Tue. 3 July: `Christ, creation, and disorder.'

ART LINDSLEY
Thur. 5 July: `C.S. Lewis and the Christian imagination.'

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Conference: Follow the Leader

EUGENE PETERSON, author of The Message, will conduct a conference on this subject on Friday, 29 June, 7.30 a.m.–9 p.m., and Saturday, 30 June, 9 a.m.–12.30 p.m., in St Aldate's Church. The conference is held in association with Regent College, Vancouver. The cost is £20. Further information may be obtained from Wycliffe Hall (telephone: Oxford (2)74762, e-mail: summer.school@wycliffe.ox.ac.uk).

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FRIENDS OF THE BODLEIAN

Annual General Meeting

Corrected notice

The fifty-sixth Annual General Meeting of the Friends of the Bodleian will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, 21 June, in the Sheldonian Theatre. The Vice-Chancellor will take the chair.

After the formal business, PROFESSOR JOHN CAREY will address the meeting.

Subject: `Making anthologies.'

Non-members of the Friends who would like to attend are asked to inform the Membership Secretary, Friends of the Bodleian, Bodleian Library, Oxford OX1 3BG (telephone: Oxford (2)77234, e-mail: pms@bodley.ox.ac.uk), in advance of the meeting.

Note: this replaces the notice under the above heading published in the Gazette of 31 May (p. 1095), which incorrectly gave the date of the meeting as Saturday, 21 June.

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OXFORD ASIAN TEXTILE GROUP

SHEILA PAINE will lecture at 5.45 p.m. on Wednesday, 20 June, in the Pitt Rivers Museum Research Centre (64 Banbury Road). Visitors are most welcome (admission £2). Refreshments will be available from 5.30 p.m.

Subject: `Pakistan: embroidery of desert and mountain.'

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