Time and the Generations - Population Ethics for a Diminishing Planet Part 1This talk, the first of two talks, will be held by Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta, Visiting Professor of Economics.
The Value of Music: The Emotional DimensionThis talk will be held by Professor Christopher Peacocke, Johnsonian Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University.
Time and the Generations - Population Ethics for a Diminishing Planet Part 2This talk, the second of two talks, will be held by Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta, Visiting Professor of Economics.
Introduction to Evolution and Natural SelectionThis talk will be held by Max Jamilly of the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine
Studying Family HistoryHannah Averill, a third year student at NCH, gave a talk on her experiences of researching family history.
Laboured ProtestDr Oliver Ayers, History Lecturer at NCH, gave a public lecture about his upcoming book.
Writing a Biography of Simon de MontfortThis talk was held by Dr Sophie Ambler, Lecturer in Later Medieval British and European History at Lancaster University.
Professor Stephen Pinker Lectures at NCHProfessor Steven Pinker, Visiting Professor at NCH, spoke about his recent book.
Mattering MattersThis lecture was held by Professor Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, Visiting Professor of Philosophy & Literature at NCH.
Reigning Queens in the Middle AgesDr Elena Woodacre, from the University of Winchester, spoke as part of the NCH History Research Seminar series.
CMS: An Experiment in Big ScienceProfessor Tejinder Virdee, from Imperial College London, spoke about the long journey to the discovery of the Higgs boson.
Hume on Causation: Difficulties of InterpretationThis talk, the first of two talks, was held by Professor Simon Blackburn, Visiting Professor of Philosophy at NCH.
What has been the legacy of Thatcherism for Crime and Justice in England & Wales?This talk was held by Professor Stephen Farrall, Professor of Criminology at the University of Sheffield.
Expressivism to the Rescue, and the Neo-pragmatism Alternative to AnalysisThis talk, the second of two talks, was held by Professor Simon Blackburn, Visiting Professor of Philosophy at NCH.
History of Slavery and Anti-Death Penalty Movements in the USAThis talk will be held by Dr Bharat Malkani, Senior Lecturer in the School of Law and Politics at the University of Cardiff.
A Very Brief Introduction to Relativity and Physical CosmologyJim Baggott, award-winning science writer, will be giving a talk on 'A Very Brief Introduction to Relativity and Physical Cosmology'.
The Role of Language in ConsciousnessThis talk was held by Professor Daniel Dennett, Visiting Professor of Philosophy at NCH.
The Memory of Civil Wars (Dryden)This talk was held by Professor Sir Christopher Ricks, Visiting Professor of English.