University Gazette, 8 June 2006: Lectures
PROFESSOR GARY BECKER, University of Chicago, will deliver the Hicks Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 13 June, in the Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre, the St Cross Building.
Subject: 'Health as human capital: emerging theory and some evidence.'
Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman Drama
ATHOL FUGARD, playwright, will appear in conversation with PROFESSOR MARIANNE MCDONALD, Professor of Theatre and Classics, University of California, San Diego, at 2.15 p.m. on Wednesday, 14 June, in the Auditorium, Magdalen College.
Subject: 'The return of the myth: Athol Fugard and the Classics.'
The Ethox Centre and Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park Seminars: Governing genetic databases: collection, storage, and use
The following seminars will be held at 12.30 p.m. in the Ethox Centre library, Gibson Building, Block 21, Radcliffe Infirmary. Attendees are invited to bring their own lunch. For a map, see http://www.ctsu.ox.ac.uk/contact/Rimap.html.
PROFESSOR A. CAMPBELL, Bristol and UK Biobank Ethics and
PROFESSOR D. BEYLEVELD, Sheffield
ALEXANDER CAPRON, World Health Organisation
PROFESSOR YUKINORI TAKUBO, Kyoto University, will lecture at 4.30 p.m. on Monday, 26 June, in Old Library, Hertford College. There will be an opportunity to meet the speaker informally after the lecture.
Convener: Dr Bjarke Frellesvig, Hertford College.
Subject: 'Perfective and progressive in Japanese.'
Saïd Business School
Complex Adaptive Systems Group
PROFESSOR PAUL A. DAVID, Stanford, will give the final seminar in this term's series at 12.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 13 June, in Seminar Room A, the Saïd Business School.
Convener: Felix Reed-Tsochas, Saïd Business School (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Subject: 'Motivation and coordination in Libre software projects: a stymergic simulation modelling perspective.'
St Anne's College
ALI SMITH, distinguished novelist, will read from her work at 7 p.m. on Thursday, 8 June, in the Tsuzuki Lecture Room, St Anne's College.
Convener: Dr Matthew Reynolds, St Anne's College.
Global Economic Governance Programme
RICHARD STEINBERG, Professor of Law, University of California, Los Angeles, will lecture at 2 p.m. on Friday, 16 June, in the 12 Merton Street Seminar Room, University College.
Subject: 'Trade regimes.'
Creative Arts Lecture Series
ELAINE FEINSTEIN, prize-winning poet, novelist, and biographer, will lecture at 7.30 p.m. on Friday, 9 June, in the Haldane Room, Wolfson College. Enquiries should be directed to email@example.com.
Subject: 'Poets as translators.'
Subject: 'The spirituality of Sir Thomas More and Bishop John Fisher.'