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Institute of Advanced Study

IAS Fellows' Public Lectures

2017/18

Date

Time

Fellow

Venue

Lecture Title

Michaelmas Term 2017

17 October 5.30pm Professor Christian Ruby Ustinov Room, Van Mildert College New Filtration Materials forPassive Water Treatment: dephosphatisation and denitrification
23 October 5.30pm Dr Wahbie Long Joachim Room, College of St Hild & St Bede Structural Violence: the royal road to the political unconscious
24 October 5.30pm Professor Nicholas Aroney Sir James Knott Hall, Trevelyan College Between Union and Devolution: the structure of the British parliament as a problem of process
06 November 6.00pm Dr Kathryn Yusoff St Cuthbert's Society Geosocial Strata
07 November 5.30pm Professor William Thompson Birley Room, Hatfield College Music, Health and Wellbeing
09 November 5.30pm

Dr Andy Martin

Sir James Knott Hall, Trevelyan College More is Different
14 November 5.30pm Dr Tom Murray Ustinov College An Australian Experiment: 100 years in search of meaning
20 November 5.30pm Professor Dennis Beach Josephine Butler College Capitalism, Class Inequity, and Education Justice in the Nordic countries: the myth of the Nordic model
28 November 5.30pm Professor Tiziana de Rogatis Kenworthy Hall, St Mary's College Ritual Structures, Narratives and Female Identities
05 December 5.30pm Dr Jorg Kreienbrock Senate Suite, University College

What is and to what end does one study Astronoetics? Explorations of Space after the Sputnik (Arendt, Blumenberg, Levinas)

Date

Time

Fellow

Venue

Lecture Title

Epiphany Term 2018

22 January 5.30pm Dr Francesca Fulminante Joachim Room, College of St Hild & St Bede All Roads Lead to Rome - But Where Did They Come From? Transport networks, interaction and the emergence of cities in ancient Italy
23 January 5.30pm Professor Sverre Raffnsøe Birley Room, Hatfield College Human Beings in the Middle of the World on the Verge of Themselves: philosophical anthropology in the Anthropocene
30 January 5.30pm Dr Pascal Nicklas Sir James Knott Hall, Trevelyan College The Same With a Difference: adaptation between transformation and persistence of structure
01 February 5.30pm Professor Boris Malomed Holgate House, Grey College Multidimensional Solitons
06 February 5.30pm Professor Michael Chapman

Ustinov Room, Van Mildert College

Residues: architecture, drawing, philosophy
15 February 5.30pm

Professor Thomas Vogt

Leech Hall, St John's College Why We Seek Structure at the Atomic Level
20 February 5.30pm Professor Vasilis Politis Ustinov College Plato's Radical Enquiries
22 February 5.30pm Professor Robert Wood Penthouse Suite, Collingwood College Stable, Dynamic and Contextual Units of Personality: an integrated perspective
27 February 5.30pm Professor Barbara Risman Kenworthy Hall, St Mary's College Where Will the Millenials Take Us? A New Generation Wrestles with the Gender Structure
05 March 5.30pm Professor Nigel Rapport Josephine Butler College

Distortion in Human Creativity and Distortion in Human Communication: the art of Stanley Spencer as case-study