This month’s events

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  1. SAIMS Annual Lecture -- Professor Walter Pohl (Vienna)

    SAIMS Annual Lecture -- Professor Walter Pohl (Vienna)

    Where Rome really fell: the lands along the Danube in the fourth to seventh centuries

    SAIMS Annual Lecture -- Professor Walter Pohl (Vienna) Where Rome really fell: the lands along the Danube in the fourth to seventh centuries

  2. 'Aristotle's psychology and its reception' --- Sean Kelsey (Notre Dame) and Peter Adamson (LMU)

    'Aristotle's psychology and its reception' --- Sean Kelsey (Notre Dame) and Peter Adamson (LMU)

    Neither Arche Nor CEPPA (NANC) Event

    All are welcome.

  3. Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Jo Blanden, University of Surrey

    Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Jo Blanden, University of Surrey

    Professor Blanden's research interests lie broadly in the fields of labour and family economics. Her PhD was on the topic of intergenerational income...

  4. Novel tools for functional connectomics in mammals

    Novel tools for functional connectomics in mammals

    Research seminar as part of the School of Biology's Biomolecular Sciences (BMS) External Seminar series by Dr Ernesto Ciabatti, MRC LMB, Cambridge.

  5. 2024 Octavia Elfrida Saunders Memorial Lecture: Professor Lesley Lokko OBE
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    2024 Octavia Elfrida Saunders Memorial Lecture: Professor Lesley Lokko OBE

    Building and being

    For an architect, in too many ways to count, to be is to build and to build is to be. But increasingly, in a more fluid and often fragile world, the nature of...

  6. Middle East and Iranian History Seminar -- Dr Yasamin Alkhansa

    Middle East and Iranian History Seminar -- Dr Yasamin Alkhansa

    The Ulema-sisation of the Constitutional Revolution in History Textbooks

    Dr Yasamin Alkhansa (St Andrews) The Ulema-sisation of the Constitutional Revolution in History Textbooks

  7. Early Modern and Reformation Seminar -- Dr Genji Yasuhira (Kyoto)

    Early Modern and Reformation Seminar -- Dr Genji Yasuhira (Kyoto)

    Catholics, Citizenship and Religious Coexistence in the Dutch Republic, 1672-1750

    Dr Genji Yasuhira (Kyoto) Catholics, Citizenship and Religious Coexistence in the Dutch Republic, 1672-1750

  8. English Research Seminar -- Dr Swati Moitra

    English Research Seminar -- Dr Swati Moitra

    Toru Dutt and the Poetry of 'Improvement': English-Language Poetry and the Shaping of Calcutta in the 19th Century English-language poetry emerging...

  9. School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Dr Sara Shinton

    School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Dr Sara Shinton

    Presentation by Dr Sara Shinton of the University of Edinburgh, hosted by Janet Lovett and Vivienne Wild.

  10. Prof Alistair Lawrence (SRUC): The science, relevance, and challenge of positive animal welfare

    Prof Alistair Lawrence (SRUC): The science, relevance, and challenge of positive animal welfare

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    Prof Alistair Lawrence, (Scotland's Rural College), will present on "The science, relevance, and challenge of positive animal welfare", hosted...

  11. Violence and Social Bonds in Late Antique Egypt: Women as Victims, Perpetrators, and Adjudicators

    Violence and Social Bonds in Late Antique Egypt: Women as Victims, Perpetrators, and Adjudicators

    Anna Kelley - St Andrews

    TRIGGER WARNING Will include discussions of both domestic and sexual violence, abduction marriage and rape. This is a School of Classics Event. For further...

  12. Medieval History Seminar -- Dr Conor O'Brien (University of Oxford)

    Medieval History Seminar -- Dr Conor O'Brien (University of Oxford)

    The Rise of Christian Kingship and the De-secularisation of the Latin West

    Dr Conor O'Brien (University of Oxford) The Rise of Christian Kingship and the De-secularisation of the Latin West

  13. The Fate of Civilians in War

    The Fate of Civilians in War

    Stephen Neff, Edinburgh University

    The fundamental rule regarding civilians in armed conflict is the requirement at all times to distinguish civilian populations from combatants. Civilian...

  14. Dirty Linen

    Dirty Linen

    CSTPV Seminar with Martin Doyle

    Martin Doyle, Books Editor of The Irish Times, offers a personal, intimate history of the Troubles seen through the microcosm of a single rural parish, his own,...

  15. 'God, Guns and Sedition: Far-Right Terrorism in America' -- CSTPV Seminar

    'God, Guns and Sedition: Far-Right Terrorism in America' -- CSTPV Seminar

    CSTPV Seminar

    Shocking acts of terrorism have erupted from violent American far-right extremists in recent years, including the 2015 mass murder at a historic Black church in...

  16. Sarah Broadie Memorial Lecture -- Speaker: Professor Ursula Coope (Oxford)

    Sarah Broadie Memorial Lecture -- Speaker: Professor Ursula Coope (Oxford)

    'Contingency and the Present'

    For further information please contact [email protected]

  17. Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Nejat Anbarci, Durham University

    Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Nejat Anbarci, Durham University

    More information is coming soon.

  18. Prof Manuel Spitschan (MPI): What does the eye tell the clock?

    Prof Manuel Spitschan (MPI): What does the eye tell the clock?

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    Prof Manuel Spitschan (Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen): "What does the eye tell the clock? Mechanisms underlying the impact of...

  19. 'God, Guns and Sedition: Far-Right Terrorism in America'

    'God, Guns and Sedition: Far-Right Terrorism in America'

    Bruce Hoffman - Jacob Ware

    Shocking acts of terrorism have erupted from violent American far-right extremists in recent years, including the 2015 mass murder at a historic Black church in...

  20. Department of Finance Seminar with Professor Bert Scholtens

    Department of Finance Seminar with Professor Bert Scholtens

    This research seminar will welcome Professor Bert Scholtens from the University of St Andrews Business School and University of Groningen. Professor...

  21. Institute of Scottish Historical Research Seminar --- Professor Annie Tindley (Newcastle University)

    Institute of Scottish Historical Research Seminar --- Professor Annie Tindley (Newcastle University)

    A nobility of trees: the dukes of Buccleuch and forestry in the nineteenth century

    Professor Annie Tindley (Newcastle University) A nobility of trees: the dukes of Buccleuch and forestry in the nineteenth century

  22. The Syrian Uprising 13 years on: What role for the Syrian diaspora?

    The Syrian Uprising 13 years on: What role for the Syrian diaspora?

    CSS Teams Event

    Friday 15 March will mark the thirteenth anniversary of the Syrian uprising, which turned into a bloody multilayered war, that catalyzed a political stalemate,...

  23. School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Professor Alexander Lvovsky

    School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Professor Alexander Lvovsky

    Presentation by Professor Alexander Lvovsky of the University of Oxford on 'Optics and neural networks: a natural symbiosis'. Hosted by Ifor...

  24. People and animals in Roman Britain --- Umberto Albarella (Sheffield)

    People and animals in Roman Britain --- Umberto Albarella (Sheffield)

    School of Classics Seminar

    TRIGGER WARNING Will include discussion of animal slaughter and butchery. This is a School of Classics Event. For further information please contact...

  25. Dr Edwin van Leeuwen (Utrecht): Social learning and cumulative culture in chimpanzees

    Dr Edwin van Leeuwen (Utrecht): Social learning and cumulative culture in chimpanzees

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    Dr Edwin van Leeuwen (Utrecht): "Social learning and cumulative culture in chimpanzees", hosted by Prof Andy Whiten.

  26. Attending to the local in a global emergency: translation as a lens on climate crisis

    Attending to the local in a global emergency: translation as a lens on climate crisis

    CIMS Seminar in the Environmental Humanities by Professor Şebnem Susam-Saraeva (Edinburgh)

    As one of the most global conversations in history, climate crisis discourse is intrinsically dependent on and intertwined with 'translation': from...

  27. Medieval History Seminar -- Professor Nora Berend (University of Cambridge)

    Medieval History Seminar -- Professor Nora Berend (University of Cambridge)

    The wondrous life of a medieval crown: The Holy Crown of Hungary

    Professor Nora Berend (University of Cambridge) The wondrous life of a medieval crown: The Holy Crown of Hungary

  28. Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Gyöngyi Lórřnth, University of Vienna

    Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Gyöngyi Lórřnth, University of Vienna

    More information is coming soon.

  29. Knowledge and Practice thematic research group meeting

    Knowledge and Practice thematic research group meeting

    Experiments in writing together with care

    This research seminar will welcome Knowledge and Practice thematic research group member Dr Anna Brown and School of Management graduate Dr Olga Loza. Dr...

  30. Governance, Organisations and Accountabilities thematic research group meeting

    Governance, Organisations and Accountabilities thematic research group meeting

    Alt-Finance: How the City of London bought democracy

    This meeting of the Governance, Organisations and Accountabilities (GOA) thematic group will welcome Dr Theo Bourgeron, who is Chancellor's Fellow in the...

  31. The Grapes of Desire: Fascist Agricultural Projects in Libya

    The Grapes of Desire: Fascist Agricultural Projects in Libya

    CIMS Seminar in the Environmental Humanities by Professor Michele Monserrati (Smith College)

    The Cultural Identity and Memory Studies Insititute (CIMS) invites everyone to join this seminar by Professor Michele Monserrati (Smith College) on 'The...

  32. The World of the Right: Radical Conservatism and Global Order

    The World of the Right: Radical Conservatism and Global Order

    IPT event

    The contemporary radical Right movement is no longer merely a series of nationalist projects, but a phenomenon spanning the globe and affecting different forms...

  33. English Research Seminar --- Chris Townsend

    English Research Seminar --- Chris Townsend

    English Research Seminar

  34. Department of Finance Seminar with Professor Andrea Schertler, University of Graz

    Department of Finance Seminar with Professor Andrea Schertler, University of Graz

    This research seminar will welcome Professor Andrea Schertler from the University of Graz. Professor Andrea Schertler's areas of expertise include secret...

  35. Middle East & Iranian History Seminar --- Dr Gamze Yavuzer Eper

    Middle East & Iranian History Seminar --- Dr Gamze Yavuzer Eper

    Legal Plurality in the Early Modern Ottoman Period: Greek Orthodox Subjects between Islamic and Ecclesiastical Courts

    Dr Gamze Yavuzer Eper Legal Plurality in the Early Modern Ottoman Period: Greek Orthodox Subjects between Islamic and Ecclesiastical Courts

  36. The Gatecrashers: a long view of lone actor assassins and terrorists

    The Gatecrashers: a long view of lone actor assassins and terrorists

    Featuring Tim Wilson

    Over little more than a decade, the so-called 'Lone Wolf' attacker has emerged as a central security threat. Such lone actors are usually seen as a...

  37. Early Modern and Reformation Seminar --- Dr Laura Kounine (University of Sussex)

    Early Modern and Reformation Seminar --- Dr Laura Kounine (University of Sussex)

    "Not a drop of tears, or any sweat from fear came from her": Interrogating mind, body, and emotions in early modern German witch-trials

    Dr Laura Kounine (University of Sussex) "Not a drop of tears, or any sweat from fear came from her": Interrogating mind, body, and emotions in early...

  38. School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Professor Alexander Tartakovskii

    School of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium: Professor Alexander Tartakovskii

    Presentation by Professor Alexander Tartakovskii of the University of Sheffield, hosted by Hamid Ohadi.

  39. Centre for the Literatures of the Roman Empire Annual Lecture

    Centre for the Literatures of the Roman Empire Annual Lecture

    Strange Stew: the Emperor Vitellius and his "Shield of Minerva" - Rhiannon Ash (Oxford)

    This is a School of Classics Event. For further information please contact [email protected] If you wish to join this event on Teams, sign up to our...

  40. Shiwen Li (Oxford): The sensory, perceptual, and behavioural trajectories of iridescence

    Shiwen Li (Oxford): The sensory, perceptual, and behavioural trajectories of iridescence

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    Shiwen Li (Oxford): "The sensory, perceptual, and behavioural trajectories of iridescence -- what humans and bumblebees have taught us", hosted...

  41. JOINT Medieval History and The Institute of Legal and Constitutional Research Seminar

    JOINT Medieval History and The Institute of Legal and Constitutional Research Seminar

    Jesus' Confirmation of the Torah in Judaism, Christianity and Islam

    Professor Holger Zellentin (Tübingen) Jesus' Confirmation of the Torah in Judaism, Christianity and Islam

  42. Insights, dilemmas and hopes in knowledge-making on feminist politics -- a meditation

    Insights, dilemmas and hopes in knowledge-making on feminist politics -- a meditation

    IPT event: Dr Radhika Govinda, University of Edinburgh

    Dr Radhika Govinda is Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Director of GENDER.ED, the University of Edinburgh's interdisciplinary hub for gender and...

  43. Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Dennis Philip, Durham University

    Department of Economics Seminar with Professor Dennis Philip, Durham University

    More information is coming soon.

  44. Early Modern and Reformation Seminar --- 2024 Cameron Fellow

    Early Modern and Reformation Seminar --- 2024 Cameron Fellow

    Legal Commentaries and Literary Visions: Gender and Law in Early Modern France

    2024 Cameron Fellow Seminar Janine Lanza (Wayne State University) Legal Commentaries and Literary Visions: Gender and Law in Early Modern France

  45. Museum of Dreamworlds: Silent Antiquity Films in the British National Film Archive

    Museum of Dreamworlds: Silent Antiquity Films in the British National Film Archive

    School of Classics Seminar - Maria Wyke (UCL)

    TRIGGER WARNING May contain a reference to (or a moving image of) violence, possibly sexual. This is a School of Classics Event. For further information please...

  46. Middle East & Iranian History Seminar -- Professor Michael Shenkar (Hebrew University)

    Middle East & Iranian History Seminar -- Professor Michael Shenkar (Hebrew University)

    Recent Archaeological Discoveries in Sogdiana

    Professor Michael Shenkar (Hebrew University) Recent Archaeological Discoveries in Sogdiana

  47. Institute of Scottish Historical Research Seminar --- Dr Bradford Bow (University of Aberdeen)

    Institute of Scottish Historical Research Seminar --- Dr Bradford Bow (University of Aberdeen)

    Americanising Scottish Enlightenment Racial Theories: Franklin, Jefferson, Rush and Smith on becoming white in the early republic.

    Dr Bradford Bow (University of Aberdeen) Americanising Scottish Enlightenment Racial Theories: Franklin, Jefferson, Rush and Smith on becoming white in the...

  48. Status reversal and its discontents

    Status reversal and its discontents

    Michael Hechter, School of Politics and Global Studies, Arizona State University

    The recent rise of reactionary politics in modern democracies across the globe has been attributed to a variety of causes, including deindustrialisation,...

  49. Dr Yvonne Skipper (Glasgow): Interventions to help young people spot online misinformation

    Dr Yvonne Skipper (Glasgow): Interventions to help young people spot online misinformation

    School of Psychology and Neuroscience Seminar

    Dr Yvonne Skipper (Glasgow): "But wait that's not real. Co-creating interventions to help young people spot online misinformation", hosted by...