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Are Liberals Really Only Christians in Denial?

27th August 2020 from 1-2pm

Zoom: Lunchtime lecture

This talk by Jonathan White, Head of History, will offer a brief historical overview of liberalism's debt to Christianity.  Why did liberalism emerge in Protestant culture, and then seem to grow into an attitude of opposition to it?

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Thatcher the Milk Snatcher or Saviour of the Nation?

9th September 2020 from 1-2pm

Zoom: Lunchtime lecture

The myth, legend and legacy of Thatcher. 
Was there a “Thatcher revolution”?
What might be meant by Thatcherism? 
Why was she perhaps equally loathed and adored? 
Did she end the post-war settlement? 
Join Mark Wallace, Head of Economics, to hear more...

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Global Health & Climate Crises by Dr Michal Nachmany

16th September 2020 from 8-9pm

Zoom: Evening talk

Towering behind the current global health crisis is the climate crisis, both of which we have to meet with great ambition and perseverance. In this talk Dr Michal Nachmany, Policy Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute at the London School of Economics (LSE), will discuss how the two are similar...  

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France and the French - My Personal Journey...

23rd September 2020 from 8-9pm

Zoom: Evening talk

Enjoy an evening with former Head, Peter Winter, as he identifies key influences which have inspired his life-long interest in France, its people, language and culture. 

 

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Jason Isaacs: I’m Not Who I Think I Am

30th September 2020 from 8-9pm

Zoom: Evening talk

Join us to hear about the life and career of acclaimed actor Jason Isaacs. He will share some photos and experiences of his more well-known characters, and spill the beans on a life spent inside other people’s heads. Why it happened, Where the bodies are buried and Who did what to who….