Michaelmas term 2018

Unless stated, all meetings run from 4.15-5.30, and take place in the Sixth-Form Centre.

Tuesday 11th September
Sexuality and gender: Here’s why LGBT issues concern YOU – even if you think you’re straight
Peter Tatchell (world-famous campaigner for human and animal rights)

Tuesday 25th September
Can children have international inalienable human rights?
Priscilla Alderson (Professor Emerita of Childhood Studies, University College London)

Tuesday 9th October
The Bernard Williams Philosophy Lecture
Wittgenstein: his life, his work and why he is important today
Ray Monk (Professor of Philosophy, University of Southampton)

Tuesday 6th November
Ever wondered how football clubs make money or how a football transfer works? The business of football
Richard Barham (OC and partner of Denton’s)

Tuesday 20th November
Howard and Mitchell Prizewinners’ Presentations and Grand Dinner
5:30 Presentations in the Drama Centre:
Charlotte James-Pajwani: ‘Will a cure for Type 1 diabetes be found through stem cell research?
Sophia Mouzourides: ‘When Does a Human Cease to be Human? The Shades of Grey Within Global Human Rights

7:00-9:00 Dinner in the Dining Hall

Pop-up WP
Monday 3rd December
Will criminal behaviour be treated one day like a brain-based cancer, rather than punished like evil?
Robert Blakey (University of Oxford)