Lectures

    • Thursday 14 June 2012
    • NO. 4993
    • VOL. 142

    Humanities

    Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages

    Sub-faculties of Spanish and Portuguese

    XV Forum for Iberian Studies

    The XV Forum for Iberian Studies, an international conference on the study of the languages and cultures of the Iberian Peninsula, will take place 20–22 June in the Taylor Institution. Dinner at Balliol: 21 June. Keynote speakers: Josep-Anton Fernàndez, José Manuel Sande, Isabel Capeloa Gil and Bernardo Atxaga. For more information, see: www.mod-langs.ox.ac.uk/files/FIS/Sitio_web/Home.html. To register, email fis@mod-langs.ox.ac.uk by 15 June at the latest.

    Subject: 'National identities at the intersection: literature and visual media'

    Colleges, Halls and Societies

    Nuffield

    Professor Sheldon Garon, Princeton, will present a lunchtime seminar at 12.30 pm on 18 June in the Butler Room, Nuffield.  All welcome.  To reserve a sandwich please RSVP to Elaine Herman: elaine.herman@nuffield.ox.ac.uk.

    Subject: 'Beyond our means : why America spends while the world saves'

    Regent's Park

    Henton Davies Lecture 2012

    Professor John Barton will give the Henton Davies Lecture at 5 pm on 22 June at Regent's Park, followed by a reception in the college quad.

    Subject: 'Biblical authority and moral dilemmas'

    Institutes, Centres and Museums

    Maison Française

    Cancellation

    The conference 'Public policy changes in times of crisis' which was scheduled to occur on 19 June has been cancelled.