• Thursday 17 March 2011
    • NO. 4948
    • VOL. 141

    Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences

    J.W. Jenkinson Memorial Lecture

    Professor Jürgen Knoblich, Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna, will deliver the J.W. Jenkinson Memorial Lecture at 4.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 22 March, in the Biochemistry Seminar Room, Department of Biochemistry, South Parks Road. A drinks reception will follow.

    Subject: 'Asymmetric cell division and tumorigenesis in neural stem cell lineages.'

    Social Sciences


    A public day of lectures will take place from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. on Saturday, 16 April, at the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Department of Physics. Cost: £10. Register: thomas.higham@rlaha.ox.ac.uk. More information: https://c14.arch.ox.ac.uk/publictalk.html.

    Subject: 'Neanderthals and modern humans.'

    Colleges, Halls and Societies


    Robert Barsky Lecture

    Professor Robert Barsky, Professor of French and Comparative Literature, Vanderbilt, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 3 May, in Blackfriars Hall.

    Subject: 'Beyond the Israeli–Palestinian impasse: historical approaches to international law, immigration policy and Arab-Jewish rapprochement.'

    Hertford College

    Professor Paul Muldoon, former Professor of Poetry, will lecture at 5.15 p.m. on Friday, 18 March, in Hertford College Chapel.

    Subject: 'All done: the completeness of the Dean.'

    Other Groups

    Oxford Asian Textile Group

    Dr Eiluned Edwards, Nottingham Trent, will lecture at 5.45 p.m. on Wednesday, 30 March, at the Pauling Centre, 58 Banbury Road.

    Subject: 'A survey of the textiles and dress of Gujarat.'