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No 6266

Wednesday 16 May 2012

Vol cxlii No 31

pp. 602–610

Events, courses, etc.

Announcement of lectures, seminars, etc.

The University offers a large number of lectures, seminars, and other events, many of which are free of charge, to members of the University and others who are interested. Details can be found on Faculty and Departmental websites, and in the following resources.

The What’s On website ( carries details of exhibitions, music, theatre and film, courses, and workshops, and is searchable by category and date. Both an RSS feed and a subscription email service are available. ( is a fully searchable talks listing service, and talks can be subscribed to and details downloaded.

Brief details of upcoming events are given below.

American History

From the Boston police strike to Scott Walker’s Wisconsin: public employee unionism and state sovereignty in American law and political discourse, by Nelson Lichtenstein, on 28 May 2012

East Asian Studies / Needham Research Institute

Confucian role ethics: a challenge to the ideology of individualism, by Professor Henry Rosemont Jr and Professor Roger T. Ames, on 25 May 2012 asc-seminar/

Modern European History / German Studies / Public History

The Fall: the end of Erich Honecker – documentary film followed by discussion with Eric Friedler, on 21 May 2012