Research lectures, seminars and events
The events listed in this area are research seminars, workshops and lectures hosted by Durham University departments and research institutes. If you are not a member of the University, but wish to enquire about attending one of the events please contact the organiser or host department.
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Events for 1 May 2018
Dr Mark Calder: An Arab Idol & the Aramean Christ: Syriac peoplehood, nation & ecclesia in Palestine
Prof. Joel Kaminsky: ‘Is there no balm in Gilead?’ What the Hebrew Bible might contribute to contemporary discussions surrounding illness and death
Contact R.W.L.Moberly@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.
HE Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi: Universities as Places of Encounter Between Faith and Culture: A public conversation with Bishop Paul Tighe (Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture)
Bishop Dunn Memorial Lecture 2017-2018
6.15pm: Lecture in the Exhibition Hall
7.30pm: Drinks reception in the Refectory (optional)
Lecture only tickets:
£5 per person (concessions £2.50; Durham University staff and students free with assistance from Durham University Catholic Chaplaincy).
£5 per person (no concessions).
All are welcome. REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL. Registration deadline: 9am on Monday 23 April. Please click on "Additional Information" below to register.
Those needing help with transport can book it (free of charge) through the registration site as follows:
• Outward journey: 5.30pm Elvet Riverside, New Elvet, to Ushaw Colllege main entrance
• Return: Departing from Ushaw College main entrance at 8.15pm (after the drinks reception), returning to Elvet Riverside, New Elvet, with a stop on North Road on the way
This public lecture is part of the conference celebrating the 450th Anniversary of the Founding of the English College at Douai: 450 Years Pioneering Catholic Education: Past, Present, Future (30 April-1 May at Ushaw College). For more information, please see www.centreforcatholicstudies.co.uk
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about this event.