Clare Hall Colloquium

Lent term – 13 January - 13 March 2015

27 January
Emilia Wilton-Godberfforde
Research Fellow, Clare Hall
The Liar in Seventeenth-Century French Comedy

3 February
Bruno Riccò
Professor of Electronics, University of Bologna
From Silicon to Graphene and beyond
The hidden engine of change

10 February
Michael Loewe
University Lecturer in Chinese Studies 1963-90
Life in the capital of China's Song Dynasty ca. 1100 CE 

17 February
Ian Goldberg
Associate Professor of Computer Science
University of Waterloo, Canada
Privacy enhancing technologies:
Combatting surveillance and censorship on the Internet

24 February
Gill Brown
Professor Emeritus of English Language and former Director of the Research Centre in English and Applied Linguistics, Cambridge University
A brief look at 500 years of changing patterns in English English grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation

10 March
Ruth Parkin-Gounelas
Emeritus Professor, Department of English Literature and Culture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Regarding Animals Regarding Humans:
How should humans define themselves in relation to other animals?

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A Midnight Modern Conversation (Detail)
Engraving by
William Hogarth, 1732

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