Oxford University Gazette, 2 June 2005: Lectures
Dionysus recast: ancient drama in the modern worldUnless indicated otherwise, the following seminars will be given at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays in the Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College. Two papers will be given at some of the meetings.
Enquiries should be directed to email@example.com.
Conveners: Kathleen Riley, Avery Willis, and Amanda Wrigley.
THELMA HOLT, CBE
PROFESSOR EDITH HALL, Durham
ZACHARY DUNBAR, Royal Holloway, London
PROFESSOR LORNA HARDWICK, Open University
Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman DramaJOHN THEOCHARIS, former BBC Radio Drama director, will lecture at 2.15 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 June, in the Headley Lecture Theatre, the Ashmolean Museum. Enquiries should be made to firstname.lastname@example.org or Oxford (2)88210.
Subject: 'Greek drama on the air.'
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE, HISTORY OF ART, MUSIC, THEOLOGY
The Bible in art, music, and literaturePROFESSOR H. HORNIK, Baylor University, will lecture in this series at 5 p.m. on Monday, 13 June in the Danson Room, Trinity College.
Conveners: Professor C. Rowland and Dr C. Joynes.
Subject: 'Michele di Rodolfo del Ghirlandaiao (150377): a
Strozzi Villa fresco cycle of redemptive epiphany.' (Hussey Seminar )
HISTORY OF ART, PHILOSOPHY
Philosophy and theory of the visual artsThe following interdisciplinary research seminars will be given at 5 p.m. mon Fridays in the Danson Room, Trinity College.
Conveners: Dr J. Hyman, Queen's, and Dr K. Reed-Tsocha, Trinity.
PROFESSOR L. GOEHR, Columbia
PROFESSOR M. IVERSEN, Essex
PROFESSOR M. SMITH, Warwick
LIFE AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
British Academy sponsored lecturePROFESSOR N.J. VAN DER MERWE, Professor of Natural History, University of Cape Town, will lecture at 4 p.m. on Monday, 13 June, in the Lecture Theatre, the University Museum of Natural History. Enquiries should be directed to Professor Robert Hedges (e- mail: email@example.com).
Subject: 'The diets of early hominins in Africa.'
School of Archaeology: Meyerstein Lecture 2005PROFESSOR G. BARKER, Cambridge, will deliver the Meyerstein Lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 9 June, in the Garden Quadrangle Auditorium, St John's College.
Subject: 'The prehistoric colonisation of island south-east Asia: recent
investigations at Niah Cave, Sarawak.'
MEDIEVAL AND MODERN LANGUAGES
Research Seminar in Spanish and Spanish American StudiesThe following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Tuesdays in Room 3, the Taylor Institution.
Further information on this and other events can be found under the 'Research' link on the sub-faculty Web page: www.mod- langs.ox.ac.uk/spanish/.
Conveners: Professor Edwin Williamson and Dr Jacqueline Rattray.
DR INGRID SIMSON, Oxford Brookes
SAID BUSINESS SCHOOL
Oxford Finance Summer SymposiumThe following lectures will be given at the times shown in the Said Business School. Enquiries should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LUCY WHITE, Harvard
PATRICK BOLTON, Princeton
HOWARD ROSENTHAL, Princeton
HULYA ERASLAN, Wharton
CELICE ROCHON, Cergy
ITAY GOLDSTEIN, Wharton
ANDREW ELLUL, Indiana
MAUREEN O'HARA, Cornell
JAN WERNER, Minnesota
MAUREEN O'HARA, Cornell
PETER KYLE, Duke
ERIC HUGHSON, Colorado
MAUREEN O'HARA, Cornell
OXFORD CENTRE FOR ISLAMIC STUDIESPROFESSOR WILLIAM ROFF, Edinburgh, will give a seminar at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 June, in the Centre for Islamic Studies.
Subject: 'Onomastics and the Umma Below the Winds.'
BEGBROKE SCIENCE PARK
Begbroke SeminarDR G.K. TAYLOR will hold a seminar at 6.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 7 June, in the Blenheim Room, Begbroke Science Park.
To reserve a place, e-mail: email@example.com, or telephone: Oxford (2)83700).
Subject: 'Life off earth: trade secrets of animal flight.'
ALL SOULS COLLEGE
To the margins of the Establishment: All Souls after 1945DR SIMON GREEN will deliver the Chichele Lectures at 5 p.m. on Fridays in the Old Library, All Souls College.
3 June: 'Fading grandees and fractious dons.'
10 June: 'The Year of Three Wardens.'
17 June: 'Crisis and renewal.'
Reuters Memorial LectureNIALL FITZGERALD, KBE, Chairman of Reuters and Chair, the Nelson Mandela Legacy Trust, will deliver the Reuters Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 June, in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College.
Subject: 'A future lost opportunity: does the media lead or follow?
Will the media miss the story on Africa?'
Alan Emery LecturePROFESSOR D. DONNAI will deliver the Alan Emery Lecture at 6 p.m. on Thursday, 9 June, in the E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre, Green College.
Subject: 'Dysmorphology and development: clues from the clinic.'
An archaeology of fairy talesDR RUTH B. BOTTIGHEIMER, Adjunct Professor of Comparative Literature, State University of New York at Stony Brook, will deliver the following lectures at 5 p.m. on the days shown in the Grove Auditorium, Magdalen College.
Mon. 13 June: 'Two Grimm histories: the folk as creator, the book as source.'
Tue. 14 June: 'Taming the Italians: Perrault, Lhéritier, and their successors.'
Wed. 15 June: 'The two inventors of fairy tale tradition:
Giovanfrancesco Straparola (1551, 1553), and Giambattista Basile (16346).'
ST ANTONY'S COLLEGE
African Studies Centre
Annual African Studies LectureJOHN GITHONGO, former Permanent Secretary, Office of the President of the Republic, Kenya, will deliver the annual African Studies Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 7 June, in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College. Enquiries should be directed to Kate Rogers (telephone: Oxford (2)84996, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Subject: 'Phase two of the fight against corruption in Africa: taking
on the politics.'
Middle East Centre
George Antonius LectureSONALLAH IBRAHIM, novelist, will deliver the George Antonius Lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 9 June, in the Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College.
Subject: 'The development of an Egyptian writer.'
Astor Visiting LecturePROFESSOR SAMUEL ISSCHAROFF, Harold R. Medina Professor of Procedural Jurisprudence, Columbia Law School, will deliver the Astor Visiting Lecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 June, in the Faw Faculty Board Room, the St Cross Building. Professor Christopher McCrudden will chair the lecture.
Subject: 'When rights break down: US constitutional responses in
times of national security crisis.'