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Announcement of lectures and seminars

The following lectures and seminars will be open to members of the University and others who are interested:

Biochemistry. The Alkis Seraphim Memorial Lecture will be given by Professor Chris Higgins, of the Institute of Molecular Medicine, on ABC transporters, channels, and channel regulators, at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 25 February, in the Lecture Theatre, Department of Biochemistry New Building.

Divinity. A meeting of the North Atlantic Missiology Project Seminar will be held at 2.15 p.m. on Thursday, 26 February, in Westminster College, Madingley Road. Dr Brian Stanley will speak on A Cambridge passage through India: the making of T. R. Glover's 'The Jesus of History'.

English. Professor Peter Widdowson will deliver the Raymond Williams Lecture for 1998, entitled What is 'the literary?', at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 26 February, in the Little Hall, Sidgwick Avenue.

German. Dr Sieglinde Grimm, of the University of Cologne, will lecture on Die 'exzentrische Bahn' in Hölderlins 'Hyperion', at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 26 February, in Room 44, Raised Faculty Building, Sidgwick Avenue.

Law. Centre for European Legal Studies (CELS). Seminars will be given at 12.45 p.m. on the following Wednesdays, in Room B16 (Lower Ground Floor), Law Faculty, 10 West Road:

18 February Some current topics in EC competition law (II) - preparing for enlargement and the next century - reform or antitrust and state aid law, by Mr Jonathan Faull, of the European Commission, Brussels.
25 February The notary's profession in continental Europe, by Mr Alan Rose, of Carpenters Rose, London.

A sandwich lunch will be provided, courtesy of Stanbrook and Hooper, Brussels.

Newton Institute. Seminars aimed at a general scientific audience will be held at 5 p.m. on Mondays in Seminar Room 1, The Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, 20 Clarkson Road. The final seminars of this term are as follows:

2 March Analogies between number theory and dynamical systems on foliated spaces, by Professor Christopher Deninger, of the University of Münster and the Newton Institute.
20 April Polymathematics: symplectization, complexification, mathematical trinities, and all that. Is mathematics one science or several arts?, by Professor Vladimir Arnold, of the Steklov Mathematical Institute and Paris Dauphine.

Tea will be served from 4.30 p.m.

Oriental Studies. Centre for Modern Hebrew Studies. Joshua Sobol will talk on Theatre in a confused society, at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 26 February, in Room 9, Faculty of Oriental Studies, Sidgwick Avenue.

Post-Soviet States in Transition Programme, Sidney Sussex College. The following seminar will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 4 March, in the Knox Shaw Room, Cloister Court, Sidney Sussex College: Going home? Migration, displacement, and identity in Post-Soviet Russia, by Dr Hilary Pilkington, of the University of Birmingham.

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Cambridge University Reporter, 18th February 1998
Copyright © 1998 The Chancellor, Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.