University Gazette, 6 December 2007: Lectures
News International Visiting Professor of Broadcast Media
Twenty questions for the future of the media
PROFESSOR ANTHONY LILLEY will lecture at 5.30 p.m. on Tuesdays in St Anne's College and Green College, as detailed below.
15 Jan., St Anne's College: 'Who controls the stories?'
22 Jan., St Anne's College: The search for value: networks, ideas, and evolution in the media.'
29 Jan., Green College: 'Network media as a public space.'
5 Feb., Green College: 'The 2020 twenty questions—a user-generated lecture.'
Bapsybanoo Marchioness of Winchester Lecture
JOHN R. BOWEN, Dunbar–Van Cleve Professor in Arts and Science, Washington University, St Louis, will deliver the Bapsybanoo Marchioness of Winchester Lecture at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 28 February, in the Examination Schools. The lecture will be open to the public.
Subejct: 'Islamic persuasions: pathways to change in Islamic norms.'
Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Division
J.W. Jenkinson Memorial Lecture
PROFESSOR RICHARD GARDNER will deliver a J.W. Jenkinson Memorial Lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 4 February, in Lecture Theatre A, the Zoology/Psychology Building. Tickets are not required for admission.
Subject: 'Pre-patterning in the specification of axes and left–right symmetry in mammals.'
Medical Sciences Division Science Day: Vaccinology
The Science Day will be held on Wednesday, 5 December, in the Medical Sciences Teaching Centre.
Conveners: Professor Richard Moxon and Professor Siamon Gordon.
DR K.A. FLEMING
MARGARET STANLEY, Cambridge
JOHN WOOD, NIBSC, Potters Bar
Department of Psychiatry: Guest Lectures
The following guest lectures will be given at 5 p.m. on Tuesdays in the Seminar Room, the University Department of Psychiatry, the Warneford Hospital. Enquiries may be directed to Lucy Curtin (e-mail: email@example.com).
PROFESSOR PETER TYRER, Imperial College, London
DR CARMINE M. PARIANTE, King's College, London
Department of Clinical Neurology: Neuroscience Guest Lectures
The following guest lectures will be given at 11.30 a.m. on Fridays in Lecture Theatre 1, the Academic Block, the John Radcliffe Hospital.
PROFESSOR RUSSELL FOSTER
DR DAVID NICHOLL, City Hospital, Birmingham
DR SARAH TABRIZI, Institute of Neurology, UCL
Saïd Business School
Energy science and climate change
DR MYLES ALLEN, PROFESSOR PETER DOBSON, PROFESSOR FRASER ARMSTRONG, and DR CAMERON HEPBURN will lecture on this subject at 12.30 p.m. on 31 January, and 5, 7, and 12 February, in the Nelson Mandela Lecture Theatre, the Saïd Business School.
Centre for Socio-legal Studies
Law and regulation
The following seminars will be held at 4.30 p.m. on Mondays in Seminar Room D, the Manor Road Building. Enquiries should be directed to Paul Honey (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Convener: Dr Bettina Lange.
PROFESSOR ANDREW GOULDSON, Leeds
PROFESSOR BÄRBEL DÖRBECK-JUNG, Twente, the
DR MARTIN LODGE, LSE
DR KATERINA SIDERI, University of Exeter
DR JAVIER LEZAUN
PROFESSOR ANTHONY OGUS, Manchester
DR THOMAS SCHEFFER, Berlin
McGovern Lecture in the History of Medicine
PROFESSOR ALLAN BRANDT, Professor of the History of Science, and Kass Professor of the History of Medicine, Harvard, will deliver the annual McGovern Lecture in the History of Medicine at 6 p.m. on Thursday, 6 December, in the E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre, Green College.
Subject: 'The tobacco pandemic: history, culture, and science.'
Green College Lectures 2008
Prospects of happiness?
The Green College Lectures will be given at 6 p.m. on Mondays in the E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre, Green College.
PROFESSOR KAY REDFIELD JAMISON, Johns Hopkins School of
PROFESSOR AVNER OFFER
PROFESSOR ANDREW STEPTOE, University College, London
PROFESSOR RICHARD WILKINSON, Nottingham
St Antony's College
Russia beyond 2008
This conference, organised by the Centre for East European Language-based Area Studies, will be held on Friday, 14 December, in St Antony's College.
A limited number of places is available. Those wishing to attend should inform the Conference Organiser, Dr Elena Katz, by 10 December (e-mail: email@example.com). There is no fee.
JULIAN COOPER, Birmingham, CHRISTOPHER DAVIS, Oxford,
PHILIP HANSON, RIIA, and VLADIMIR MAU, Institute of
GRIGORII GOLOSOV, European University, St Petersburg,
RICHARD SAKWA, Kent, and PAUL CHAISTY, Oxford
FYODOR LUKYANOV, editor, Russia in Global
Affairs, CAROLINE KENNEDY-PIPE, Warwick, and ALEX
GRIGORII GOLOSIVE, FYODOR LUKYANOV, RODRIC LYNE, and
Society for the History of Medieval Technology and
KEN FOLLETT will lecture at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday, 8 December, in the Headley Lecture Theatre, the Ashmolean Museum.
Subject: 'The historical novelist at work.'