University Gazette, 27 April 2006: Lectures
Regius Professor of Civil Law
PROFESSOR BOUDEWIJN SIRKS will deliver his inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 2 May, in the Examination Schools.
Subject: 'William Godolphin's last will and the civil law.'
Marshal Foch Professor of French Literature
PROFESSOR MICHAEL SHERINGHAM will deliver his inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 9 May, in the Taylor Institution.
Subject: 'The difference a day makes: the journée as a measure of the self.'
Nissan Professor of Modern Japanese Studies
PROFESSOR ROGER GOODMAN will deliver his inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 26 May, in the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies.
Subject: 'The uncertain future of Japan's universities.'
Cookson Professor of Materials
PROFESSOR PATRICK GRANT will deliver his inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 8 June, in St Catherine's College.
Subject: 'The manufacture of new materials for industrial applications using droplets.'
Speaker's Lectures in Biblical Studies
Messiah and Son of God. Early Christology in light of Biblical and Jewish traditions
JOHN J. COLLINS, Holmes Professor of Old Testament Criticism and Interpretation, Yale Divinity School, and ADELA YARBRO COLLINS, Buckingham Professor of New Testament Criticism and Interpretation, Yale Divinity School, will deliver the Speaker's Lectures in Biblical Studies at 5 p.m. on the following days in the Examination Schools.
PROFESSOR JOHN COLLINS
Wed. 3 May: 'Messiah and Son of God in the Hellenistic period.'
Thur. 4 May: 'Messiah and Son of Man.'
PROFESSOR ADELA YARBRO COLLINS
Wed. 10 May: 'Jesus as Messiah and Son of God in the Synoptic Gospels.'
Thur. 11 May: 'Jesus as Son of Man.'
Wilde Lectures in Natural and Comparative Religion
What we care about: the problem of evil
ELEONORE STUMP, Robert J. Henle Professor of Philosophy, Saint Louis University, St Louis, United States, will deliver the Wilde Lectures at 5 p.m. on the following days in the Examination Schools (with the exception of the final lecture: see below).
Thur. 4 May: 'Love, by all accounts.'
Tue. 9 May: 'Union: presence and omnipresence.'
Thur. 11 May: 'Willed loneliness.'
Tue. 16 May: 'Theodicy in another world.'
Thur. 18 May, Lecture Room, Philosophy Faculty Centre: 'The desires of the heart.'
Lyell Lectures in Bibliography
Historical knowledge and British publishers, 1850–1950: discipline and narrative
PROFESSOR LESLIE HOWSAM, University of Windsor, Ontario, J.P.R. Lyell Reader in Bibliography 2005–6, will continue the Lyell Lectures at 5 p.m. on the following days in the Examination Schools. The series began on Tuesday, 25 April.
Tue. 2 May: 'Breaking the drowsy spell of narrative, 1880–1914.'
Thur. 4 May: 'Revised histories for an age of war and revolution, 1914–29.'
Tue. 9 May: 'Knowledge in the marketplace, 1930–50.'
Hussey Lecture on the Church and the Arts
THE RT. REVD DAVID STANCLIFFE, Bishop of Salisbury, will deliver the annual Hussey Lecture on the Church and the Arts at 5 p.m. on Monday, 8 May, in the Examination Schools.
Subject: 'The Church in pilgrimage: building for encounter and transformation.'
PROFESSOR MAXINE BERG, Warwick, will deliver the Hicks Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 12 May, in the Examination Schools.
Subject: 'The Asian century: the making of the eighteenth-century consumer revolution.'
PROFESSOR THEODOR W. HÖNSCH, Max-Planck Institut für Quantenoptik, Garching, and Department of Physics, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2005, will deliver the Cherwell–Simon Lecture at 4.30 p.m. on Friday, 12 May, in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, the Clarendon Laboratory.
Subject: 'A passion for precision.'
David Lewis Memorial Lecture
PROFESSOR R.S. STROUD, Berkeley, will deliver the David Lewis Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 24 May, in St John's College.
Subject: 'The Athenian empire on stone.'
PROFESSOR MARK GRIFFITH, Berkeley, will deliver the Gaisford Lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 8 June, in St John's College.
Subject: 'Horse power and donkey work: mules and other equids in the ancient Greek imagination.'
English Language and Literature
Fin de Siècle
The following seminars will be held at 5.15 p.m. on Thursdays in the English Faculty, the St Cross Building.
Convener: Dr Anthony Cummins, St Hugh's College.
DR NAOMI HETHERINGTON, Cambridge
DR MARY S. PIERSE, University College, Cork
CHRISTINA BRADSTREET, Birkbeck College, London
DAVID GANGE, Cambridge
English Language and Literature, History of Art
Modernism and beyond: interdisciplinary seminar in art theory and literary theory
The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Fridays in the Danson Room, Trinity College.
The series is supported by the John Fell OUP Research Fund and the Faculty of History.
Conveners: Professor Christopher Butler, Christ Church, and Dr Katerina Reed- Tsocha, Trinity College.
PROFESSOR THIERRY DE DUVE, Université de Lille
PROFESSOR TAMAR GARB, University College London
PROFESSOR STEVEN CONNOR, Birkbeck College, London, and
MICHAEL BALDWIN, CHARLES HARRISON, and MEL RAMSDEN
MICHAEL ARCHER, Ruskin School
East and East–Central Europe Seminar
The following seminars will be held at 2.15 p.m. on Fridays in the MacGregor Room, Oriel College.
Conveners: Professor Richard Crampton, Professor Robert Evans, and Dr David Rechter.
CATHIE CARMICHAEL, East Anglia
JILL LEWIS, Swansea
CSABA LÉVAI, Budapest
SAMUEL JOHNSON, Sheffield
JAMES BJORK, King's College London
ANGELA JIANU, York
Seminar in medieval history
The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Mondays in the Wharton Room, All Souls College.
Conveners: Professor C.J. Wickham and Dr M. Whittow.
ROWENA E. ARCHER
GUY GELTNER, Princeton
PAUL FOURACRE, University of Manchester
ANN HUTCHISON, York University, Ontario
Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Oxford Physics Colloquia
The following colloquia will be given at 4.15 p.m. on Fridays in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, the Clarendon Laboratory.
For details of the Cherwell–Simon Lecture (12 May), see above.
Conveners: Professor I. Walmsley and Professor D. Sherrington.
PROFESSOR ALFRED LEITENSTDORFER, Konstanz
PROFESSOR PETER ZOLLER, Innsbruck
DR MICHAEL D'ARCY, King's College, London
John Adams Institute for Accelerator Science series
DR PHILIP BRYANT, CERN, will deliver a lecture in this series at 2.30 p.m. on Thursday, 11 May, in the Fisher Room, the Denys Wilkinson Building.
Subject: 'Gantries for hadron therapy.'
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory
PROFESSOR JOHN ELAND will lecture at 2.15 p.m. on Monday, 15 May, in the Lecture Theatre, the Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory.
Subject: 'Photoionisation a century after Herz and Einstein.'
Sir William Dunn School of Pathology
The following research seminars will be held at 4 p.m. on Thursdays in the Medical Sciences Teaching Centre.
PROFESSOR MARTIN HUMPHRIES, Manchester
PROFESSOR KIM NASMYTH
PROFESSOR DAVID TOLLERVEY, Edinburgh
DR PAUL KLENERMAN
PROFESSOR CHRIS MARSHALL, Chester Beatty Laboratories,
Ethox Centre and Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park Seminars: Governing genetic databases: collection, storage, and use
Unless otherwise indicated the following seminars will be held at 12.30 p.m. on Wednesdays 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/Rima p.html.
PROFESSOR R. BROWNSWORD, King's College, London
PROFESSOR A. CAMPBELL, Bristol and UK Biobank Ethics and
PROFESSOR D. BEYLEVELD, Sheffield
ALEXANDER CAPRON, World Health Organisation
Oxford Clinical Neurosciences Lectures
PROFESSOR RUTH ITZHAKI, University of Manchester, will lecture at 11.30 a.m. on Friday, 19 May, in the Witts Lecture Theatre, the Radcliffe Infirmary.
Subject: 'Alzheimer disease and viruses.'
Medieval and Modern Languages
Sub-faculty of Italian
The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Mondays in Lecture Room XXIII, Balliol College. Postgraduate presentations on work-in-progress will be held in seventh week (5 June).
CATHERINE KEEN, University College, London
LETIZIA PANIZZA, Royal Holloway, London
HELENA SANSON, Cambridge
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Unless otherwise stated the following departmental seminars will be held at 4.15 p.m. on Fridays in the Pauling Centre, 58a Banbury Road.
Conveners: Dr Laura Rival and Professor Stanley Ulijaszek.
PAUL SILLITOE, Durham
SCOTT ATRAN, CNRS, Paris
CHRISTINA TOREN, Brunel
MICHAEL LAMBEK, LSE
MICHAEL CARRITHERS, Durham
STEVEN MITHEN, Reading
MACIEJ HENNEBERG, Adelaide
KATHERINE HOMEWOOD, UCL
Rothermere American Institute
The following lectures will be given at 5 p.m. on the days shown in the Rothermere American Institute.
PROFESSOR ELAINE SHOWALTER, Professor Emeritus of English,
PROFESSOR RICHARD SENNETT, Professor of Sociology, London
School of Economics
Esmond Harmsworth Annual Lecture
TOBIAS WOLFF, novelist and Ward W. and Priscilla B. Woods Professor in the Humanities, Stanford, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 18 May, in the Rothermere American Institute.
Subject: 'Saving your life by spending it: a writer's accounts.'
Transatlantic Dialogue in Public Policy
GEOFF MULGAN, Directory, the Young Foundation, and formerly Head of Policy at 10 Downing Street, and PROFESSOR CHARLES TILLY, Joseph L. Buttenweiser Professor of Social Science, Columbia, will speak at the meeting to be held at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 30 May, in the Rothermere American Institute.
Subject: 'Democracy and the experts.'
Fellows' Research Seminar
The following seminars will be held at 12.30 p.m. on Wednesdays in the Rothermere American Institute.
GEORGE P. SMITH
American History Research Seminar
Unless otherwise indicated the following seminars will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesdays in the Rothermere American Institute.
DONALD RITCHIE, Senate Historical Office
DAVID WITWER, Lycoming College
MICHAEL HEALE, Lancaster
JESSICA GIENOW-HECHT, Frankfurt
MARCUS DANIEL, Hawaii
JOANNE MANCINI, Maynooth
SIMON MIDDLETON, Sheffield
Computational Mathematics and Applications
Unless otherwise indicated, the following seminars will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursdays in the Lecture Theatre, the Computing Laboratory. Enquiries should be directed to Shirley Day (telephone: Oxford (2)73885).
Conveners: L.N. Trefethen and J. Scott (RAL).
PROFESSOR BERESFORD PARLETT, Berkeley
MS DULCENEIA BECKER, Cranfield
PROFESSOR MARK AINSWORTH, Strathclyde
DR JOHN MACKENZIE, Strathclyde
DR MIREK TUMA, Prague
PROFESSOR IAN SLOAN, New South Wales
PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER BISCHOF, Aachen
PROFESSOR TOM PHILLIPS, Cardiff
DR JOCELYN ETIENNE, Cambridge
PROFESSOR LEO FRANCA, Colorado
PROFESSOR YURII NESTEROV, Louvain
International Gender Studies Centre
Work-in-progress: cross-cultural comparisons/issues in fieldwork
The following seminars will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursdays in Lecture Room 1, Queen Elizabeth House, Mansfield Road.
Conveners: Dr Janette Davies and Dr Paula Heinonen.
SIAN CRISP, education consultant
DR TINA WALLACE
DR ELISABETTA ZONTINI
DR BASMA AMULTAQ
DR EMILIA FERRARO, St Andrews
Kaberry Commemorative Lecture
PROFESSOR HELENA WULFF, Stockholm, will deliver the Kaberry Commemorative Lecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 31 May, in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College.
Subject: 'Fiction and ethnographic sensibility: Irish relations in the writings of Eilis Ni Dhuibhn.'
Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies
Twenty-fifth anniversary lectures
PROFESSOR SUSAN J. PHARR, Harvard, will lecture at 5 p.m.
on Friday, 12 May, in the Nissan Institute.
For details of Professor Roger Goodman's inaugural lecture (26 May), see above.
Seminar in Japanese Studies
The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Mondays in the Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College.
Conveners: Professor Roger Goodman and Dr Ian Neary.
KUNIKO ASHIZAWA, Oxford Brookes
DARREN AOKI, Birkbeck College
The following events will take place in the Maison Française (e-mail: email@example.com), unless otherwise indicated. Lectures and conferences with English titles will be in English.
New directions in French research
The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Mondays in the Maison Française.
Conveners: Marie-Claire Lavabre, Anne Simonin, and Stéphane Van Damme.
NICOLAS OFFENSTADT, Paris I
FRÉDÉRIQUE MATONTI, Paris I
ANTOINE LILTI, Ecole Normale Supérieure
JEAN-BAPTISTE JEANGENE VILMER, Montreal
PIERRE SERNA, Paris I
JEAN-MARC BESSE, CNRS
Medieval French Seminar
The following seminars will be held at 5.15 p.m. on Tuesdays in the Maison Française.
Convener: Sophie Marnett, Balliol College.
WILLIAM BURGWINKLE, Cambridge
SIMON GAUNT, King's College, London
JACQUELINE CERQUIGLINI-TOULET, Paris IV
Early Modern French Seminar
The following seminars will be held at 5.15 p.m. on Thursdays in the Maison Française.
Conveners: Richard Cooper, Nicholas Cronk, Richard Parish, and Alain Viala.
ISAURE DEVAUCHELLE, Grenoble III
CHRISTIAN BELIN, Montpellier III
Modern French Seminar
The following seminars will be held at 5.15 p.m. on Thursdays. Seminars on 4 May, 18 May, and 1 June will be held in the Maison Française; on other dates the seminar will meet in the Okinaga Room, Wadham College.
Convener: Professor Michael Sheringham.
MICHEL COLLOT, Paris III
DAVID WALKER, Sheffield
MARIELLE MACE, Paris IV
JOE GALSAN, Texas A&M University
JEAN-YVES TADIÉ ;, Paris IV
MICHAEL SHERINGHAM and MARC DAMBRE
ANTOINE COMPAGNON, Collège de France
Conferences and study-days
The following conferences will be held in the Maison Française unless indicated otherwise.
5 May, 9.30 a.m.–5 p.m., Headington Hill Hall, and 6 May, same time, Maison Française: 'Fieldwork: examining its practice among biological anthropologists and primatologists.' (Conveners: Anne de Sales, MFO; Kate Hill, Anna Nekaris, and Chris McDonaugh, Oxford Brookes)
5 May, 2–6.30 p.m, Maison Française, and 9.30 a.m.–7 p.m., St Antony's: 'Issues of diaspora nationalism: Middle East and North African immigrants in Europe.' (Conveners: Richard Lawless and Ahmed Al-Shahi, St Antony's, and Sonia Tébbakh, Maison Française)
12 May, 2–6.30 p.m., and 13 May, 9.30 a.m.–6 p.m.: 'Mésentente constructive: les relations franco-britanniques et le rôle global de l'Europe.' (Conveners: Kalypso Nicolaïdis and Timothy Garton Ash, St Antony's, Marie-Claire Lavabre, CNRS, and Ewa Kulesza and Karoline Postel-Vinay, CERI-Sciences-Po)
17 May, 10 a.m.–4.30 p.m., Department of Politics and International Relations (study-day): 'Comment écrire l'histoire du communisme?' (Conveners: Marie-Claire Lavabre, Maison Française, Bogumil Jewsiewicki, Université Laval, and P. Joutard, EHESS, Paris)
19 May, 2–5.30 p.m., and 20 May, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.: 'From Revolution to Restoration. Science, politics and society in France, 1789–1830.' (Conveners: Robert Fox, Linacre College, and Pietro Corsi, Paris)
25 May (from 2 p.m.) to 27 May (1 p.m.): 'Circulating journals and knowledge transfers.' (Conveners: Jeanne Pfeiffer, CNRS, and Jean-Pierre Vittu, Orléans)
12 June, 2–7 p.m., and 13 June, 9 a.m.–7 p.m.: 'Eight questions on writing contemporary history.' (Conveners: Robert Gildea, Merton College, and Anne Simonin, MFO)
21 June (from 1.30 p.m.) to 23 June (1 p.m.): 'Seventeenth- and eighteenth- century French theatre performances—research and electronic databases.' (Convener: Valérie Worth-Stylianou, Oxford Brookes)
24 June, 9.30 a.m.–7 p.m.: 'Phénoménologie et modernisme.' (Registration: firstname.lastname@example.org c.uk)
14 and 15 July: 'Dickens and the French Revolution: crowds and power.' (Conveners: Colin Jones, University of Warwick, Josephine McDonagh, Linacre, and Jon Mee, University)
Other lectures and events
Unless otherwise indicated the following meetings will be held in the Maison Française.
RAPHAËL CONFIANT, author
JEAN-PIERRE AZÉMA, Institut d'Etudes Politiques,
GÉRARD MACÉ ;, author
Refugee Studies Centre
PROFESSOR ANTHONY GOOD, Edinburgh, will deliver the Colson Lecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 10 May, in the University Museum. Enquiries should be directed to Dominique Attala, Refugee Studies Centre, Department of International Development (e-mail: email@example.com).
Subject: 'Persecution for reasons of religion under the 1951 Refugee Convention: an anthropological approach.'
Oliver Smithies Lectures
PROFESSOR ANTHONY G. FANE, New South Wales, will deliver the Oliver Smithies Lectures as shown below.
Fri. 19 May, 5 p.m., Lecture Room XXIII, Balliol: 'The role of membrane technology in our quality of life.'
Mon. 22 May, 5 p.m., Lecture Room XXIII, Balliol: 'Sustainable water for all—the role of advanced membrane technology.'
Mon. 3 July, 4 p.m., Department of Engineering Science: 'Techniques to measure and enhance the performance of membrane processes.'
Alan Emery Lecture
PROFESSOR DAVID RIMOIN, Los Angeles, will deliver the Alan Emery Lecture at 6 p.m. on Thursday, 11 May, in the E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre, Green College.
Subject: 'The skeletal dysplasias: clinical–molecular correlations.'
Archie Cochrane Lecture
PROFESSOR RICHARD GRAY, University of Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit, will deliver the Archie Cochrane Lecture at 6 p.m. on Thursday, 18 May, in the Witts Lecture Theatre, the Radcliffe Infirmary.
Subject: 'Curing breast and bowel cancer: large-scale randomised evidence, and the decreasing UK death rates.'
Don Fowler Memorial Lecture
PROFESSOR DENIS FEENEY, Princeton, will deliver the Don Fowler Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 11 May, in the Examination Schools.
Subject: 'Founding and refounding the city of Rome: historiography ancient and modern.'
Eric Symes Abbott Memorial Lecture
THE VERY REVD VIV FAULL, Dean of Leicester, will deliver the Eric Symes Abbott Memorial Lecture at 5.30 p.m. on Friday, 12 May, in the chapel, Keble College.
Subject: 'A new song in a strange land—the contribution of women to the priestly ministry of the Church.'
Lady Margaret Hall
MOYA GREENE, President and CEO of the Canada Post, will lecture at 5.15 p.m. on Friday, 5 May, in the Talbot Hall, Lady Margaret Hall. There will be an opportunity to meet the speaker informally afterwards. Enquiries should be directed to Janet Wardell (telephone: Oxford (2)74302, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Subject: 'Transforming public enterprise: a Canadian perspective.'
Lady Margaret Hall and the Oxford Internet InstituteDR DAVID CLARK, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, MIT, will lecture at 5.15 p.m. on Friday, 28 April, in the Talbot Hall, Lady Margaret Hall. For further information and to confirm attendance e-mail Julia Gilbert (e-mail: email@example.com).
Subject: 'Why the Internet is the way it is (and why it will be different in ten years).'
Lee Seng Tee Lecture
DR SIMON SKINNER will deliver the Lee Seng Tee Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 26 May, in the Senior Library, Oriel College.
Subject: 'Noetics and Newmaniacs: Oriel's intellectual legacy in the nineteenth century.'
THE RT HON. LORD JUSTICE SEDLEY will deliver the Blackstone Lecture at 11 a.m. on Saturday, 13 May, in the Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre, the St Cross Building.
Subject: 'Sex, libels, and video-surveillance.'
St Antony's College
Asian Studies Centre
Unless otherwise indicated, the following seminars will be held in the Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College. Enquiries should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. (except for the 6.30 p.m. seminar on 4 May and the seminar on 25 May: email@example.com ).
PROFESSOR ROBERT ROSS, member of the Council on Foreign
Relations, Boston College
JAMES WOOLSEY, formerly Director of the CIA
RA JONG YIL, Republic of Korea ambassador to Japan;
formerly National Security Adviser in Seoul
RANDALL G. SCHRIVER, formerly Deputy Assistant Secretary
of State for East Asia and the Pacific, US State
PROFESSOR YORAM DINSTEIN, Pro-President, University of Tel
South-east Asian Studies Seminar
The following seminars will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursdays in the Deakin Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College. Enquiries should be directed to sant.ox.ac.uk.
Graduate student presentations will be held on 18 May and 1 June.
Conveners: Dr Emma Reisz and Dr Eva-Lotta Hedman.
KIAN BOO, Wolfson
PINGTJIN THUM, Hertford
Taiwan Studies Programme: National identity and the path to constitutional reform
This round-table meeting will be held on 16 and 17 June in the Dahrendorf Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College. Registration is necessary: contact Jennifer Griffiths, St Antony's College (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
The meeting will begin at 9.50 a.m. on Friday, 16 June.
Convener: Dr Steve Tsang, St Antony's College.
Friday, 16 June
GUNTER SCHUBERT, Tübingen
STEPHANIE CORCUFF, Lyon Institute of Political Studies
SHELLEY RIGGER, Davidson College
ANTONIO CHIANG, independent journalist
Saturday, 17 June
MS HSIAO BI-KHIM, DPP member of Legislative Yuan
CHAO CHIEN-MIN, National Chengchi
ALEXANDER HUANG, Tamkang
Latin American Studies Centre
Unless otherwise indicated the following meetings will be held at 5 p.m. on Fridays in the Latin American Centre, St Antony's College.
A workshop on Ecuador will be held on Friday, 12 May.
DUNCAN GREEN, Oxfam
PROFESSOR DAVID SUGARMAN, Lancaster
L. WHITEHEAD, T. POWER, and J. CRABTREE
FELIPE PORTOCARRERO, Pacific University, Peru
St Edmund Hall
A.B. Emden Lecture
PROFESSOR DIARMAID MACCULLOCH will deliver the A.B. Emden Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 9 May, in the Examination Schools.
Subject: 'Archbishop Cranmer and his biographers.'
Richard Hillary Memorial Lecture
MONICA ALI will deliver the Richard Hillary Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 5 May, in the Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre, the St Cross Building.
Margaret Howard Memorial Lecture
THE RT. HON. LORD JUSTICE MOSES will deliver the Margaret Howard Memorial Lecture at 5.45 p.m. on Monday, 15 May, in the Gulbenkian Lecture Theatre, the St Cross Building.
Subject: 'The mask and the judge.'
Global Economic Governance Programme Seminar
JON CUNLIFFE, HM Treasury and G7 Deputy, PROFESSOR PAUL COLLIER, and DR NGAIRE WOODS will speak at the seminar to be held at 3.30 p.m. on Friday, 28 April, in the 12 Merton Street Seminar Room, University College.
Subject: 'The future of the World Bank and the IMF.'
MARK ZACHER, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, and Senior Research Fellow, Centre of International Relations, University of British Columbia, will speak at the seminar to be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, 5 May, in the 12 Merton Street Seminar Room, University College.
Subject: 'Global public health.'
H.L.A. Hart Memorial Lecture
PROFESSOR JULES L. COLEMAN, Yale Law School, will deliver the H.L.A. Hart Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 9 May, in the Examination Schools. The lecture will be followed by a discussion session at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, 10 May, in the Seminar Room, University College.
Subject: 'The internal point of view.'
Isaiah Berlin Lecture
PROFESSOR MICHAEL WALZER, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, will deliver the annual Isaiah Berlin Lecture at 6 p.m. on Thursday, 18 May, in the Hall, Wolfson College.
Subject: 'The paradox of national liberation: India, Israel, Algeria.'
Subject: 'The spirituality of Sir Thomas More and Bishop John Fisher.'
Regent's Park College
Centre for Christianity and Culture
Faith in the media?
The following public lectures will be given at 5 p.m. on Tuesdays in Regent's Park College.
DR JOLYON MITCHELL, Edinburgh
EDWARD STOURTON, journalist and broadcaster, BBC
DR ROBERT BECKFORD, Birmingham
SHAUNAKA RISHI DAS, Director, Oxford Centre for Hindu
AAQIL AHMED, Commissioning Editor for Religion, Channel
FUAD NAHDI, publisher and founder editor,
PROFESSOR PAUL REDITT, Georgetown College, Kentucky, will deliver the McCandless Lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 23 May, in Regent's Park College. The lecture will be open to the public.
Subject: 'Monarchy and prophecy: the King in the Book of Twelve.'
Oxford English Dictionary Forum
DR CAROLE BIGGAM, Glasgow, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 5 May, in Rewley House. All members of the University are welcome to attend.
Subject: 'The language of colour and the development of basic colour terms in English.'
Oxford Asian Textile Group
AMANDA MAYER STINCHECUM will lecture at 5.45 p.m. on Wednesday, 24 May, in the Pauling Centre, 58 Banbury Road. Admission for non-members costs £2 (members admitted without charge).
Subject: 'Fibre-banana cloth, Japan's folk craft movement and the creation of a new Okinawa.'
Friends of the Pitt Rivers Museum
The following meetings will be held at 6.15 p.m. on Wednesdays in 64 Banbury Road. Admission for non- members costs £2 (members admitted without charge).
PADDY BOOZ, writer and teacher
DR CHRIS MORTON, Pitt Rivers Museum
DR NAMAA GOREN-INBAR, Hebrew University