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Talks

By the Mark! Alison Wilding RA in conversation with Rosie Cooper

Delve into the creative process of one of Britain's most acclaimed living artists, Alison Wilding RA. In conversation with her will be Rosie Cooper, Director of the Wysing Arts Centre, Bourn.

Tue 18 June 5:30PM - 6:30PM

Highlight We Must Move the Needle on Inequality in Academia

Annual Gloria Carpenter Lecture - delivered by Professor Ijeoma F. Uchegbu FMedSci, HonFRSC

7:00PM - 8:00PM

Highlight The Really Popular Book Club: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

Join Cambridge University Library for our monthly online book club. All welcome!

Wed 19 June 9:30AM - 12:30PM

Seeing Through Her Paintings: Leonora Carrington and technical art history

This symposium gives insights into the recent and first technical art historical studies of works by the British-born Mexican artist Leonora Carrington (1917–2011) in Mexico and the United Kingdom.

4:00PM - 5:30PM

Book launch - The Homeric Centos: Homer and the Bible Interwoven

Was Homer a Christian ‘theologian’? Could pagan gods and heroes express nascent Nicene faith? The Cambridge Interfaith Programme welcomes Dr Anna Lefteratou, Senior Lecturer in Patristics at the Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge, with a launch for her book, The Homeric Centos: Homer and the Bible interwoven (OUP, 2023).

6:30PM - 7:45PM

Think Firstly of Your Walls: Inspirations Behind David’s Designs with Fiona Rose

Join former William Morris Society Trustee and Arts Society Lecturer, Fiona Rose for a talk about the inspirations behind David Parr’s designs.

7:00PM - 8:00PM

Zoology Live! Animal Connections the LIVESTREAM

Join us LIVE online as we chat to zoology experts

Thu 20 June 11:00AM - 2:00PM

Falling Walls Lab Cambridge

The Falling Walls Lab gives students and early-career professionals a chance to present their groundbreaking research to win a spot at the Falling Walls Lab finale in Berlin in November 2024. Each candidate has 3 minutes to showcase a breakthrough that creates a positive impact on science and society. The jury as well as the audience are going to vote for their favourite idea.

Sun 23 June 2:00PM - 3:00PM

The Great Fen

A talk by Henry Stanier from the Wildlife Trust about the Great Fen.