Durham University

Institute of Advanced Study

IAS Fellows' Public Lectures

Epiphany Term 2019





Lecture Title

Michaelmas Term 2019

15 October 5.30pm Professor Andrea Halpern Penthouse Suite, Collingwood College Music in the Mind and the Brain
22 October 5.30pm
Professor Jing-Bao Nie Sheraton Park, Ustinov College From Eugenics to Human Gene Editing: Ideology and Engineering Life in China in a Global Context
12 November 5.30pm Dr Elshan Abdullayev St Cuthbert's Society Origin of clay minerals and their perspectives
14 November 5.30pm Johanna Poutanen
Birley Room, Hatfield College Peace processes revisited: From negotiating conflict towards democratizing peace
19 November 5.30pm

Dr Lia Bryant

Kenworthy Hall, St Mary's College Farmer Suicides: The subject enmeshed in political and moral economies, emotions and ordinary ethics
26 November 5.30pm

Professor Hailiang Dong

Kingsley Barratt, CLC (Josephine Butler College) Clay Minerals as Antibacterial Agents: Mechanisms and Applications
27 November 5.30pm Professor Janet Hoek Fisher House, Stephenson College Transitions to vaping in the land of the long white cloud

These lectures are free and open to all. There is no need to book a place, simply turn up in advance of the start time to secure a place.