News: Lionel Blue Seminar Series

A series of seminars entitled The Observer and the Observed, chaired by Rabbi Dr Lionel Blue of Radio 4’s Thought for the Day fame and Fellow at Grey College, will take place on the following Tuesdays in the Easter Term:

  • 26th AprilGeneral Introduction, Lionel Blue; The Lessons from Physics: how these ideas came about and what their implications are in science, Martyn Chamberlain.
  • 3rd MayBrain, Mind and Consciousness: is there a quantum explanation for the operation of the brain? Peter Marcer.
  • 10th MayThe Soul and Consciousness: perspectives from theology & philosophy, David Wilkinson.
  • 17th MayAesthetics, Simeon Nelson.
  • 7th June—Bring-and-share supper and plenery session.

The seminars are held at 7.15pm in the Holgate Lecture Room in Grey College. All are welcome to attend and anyone wishing to have dinner in College beforehand should contact Henry Dyson.

Added Tuesday 15th February 2011