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Durham University

Institute of Advanced Study

IAS Fellows' Public Lectures

Epiphany Term 2020





Lecture Title

Epiphany Term 2020

21 January 5.30pm Dr Anna Jones Ustinov Room, Van Mildert College Extreme floods: evidence in the landscape
03 February 5.30pm Professor Torben Elgaard Jensen Senior Common Room, College of St Hilde and St Bede Participatory Data Design: Acting in a digital world
10 February 5.30pm Professor Nelson Padilla
Birley Room, Hatfield College New light on the nature of dark matter after the recent, first detections of gravitational waves
12 February 5.30pm

Dr Suzie Protiere

Grey College The Science and Art of Fibres
19 February 5.30pm

Professor Wilson Poon

Grey College The most beautiful book in Scotland: Regime Change, Reformation and Rebellion on Parchment
26 February 5.30pm

Alexandra Carr

Kingsley Barrett, CLC Natural Phenomena as Media: Challenging Perception and Experience Through Multimedia Artworks
09 March 5.30pm Dr Laura Forlano Lindisfarne Centre, St Aidans College Improbable Futures
CANCELLED 10 March 5.30pm Professor Bronwen Neil Sir James Knott Hall, Trevelyan College CANCELLED - What Ancient Letters Reveal about Leadership in Late Antiquity
DATE CHANGED NOW 18 March 5.30pm Dr Caroline Petit Platform 3, Stephenson College Rhetoric and medicine, from antiquity to the Renaissance

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.