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Upcoming Humanities events

08 Sep September

Inaugural Professorial Lecture – Professor David Tombs

Tuesday, 8 September 2015 at 5:30pm - Archway 1 Lecture Theatre, Union Street East
Professor David Tombs holds the Howard Paterson Chair in Theology and Public Issues and is Director of the Centre for Theology and Public Issues at the University of Otago. His Inaugural Professorial Lecture will discuss Latin American liberation theology and its ongoing legacy.


Talking about the FIRE Economy

Tuesday, 8 September 2015 at 5:30pm - University Bookshop, Great King St.
An open lecture by Professor Jane Kelsey, Faculty of Law, University of Auckland. 


Pursuing peace in a time of peace and a time of war. Rabbi Fred Morgan. Professorial Fellow, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne. Otago Tertiary Chaplaincy and Dunedin Abrahamic Interfaith Group Annual Peace Lecture.

Wednesday, 9 September 2015 at 5:30pm - St  David Lecture Theatre, St David  St., University of  Otago
What is the role of religions in times of peace and times of war? And how do the dynamics of pursuing peace under different circumstances impact on interfaith relations?

15 Sep September

A Woman's Justice

Tuesday, 15 September 2015 at 5:30pm - Archway 4 Lecture Theatre, University of Otago
The 2015 Suffrage Lecture will be presented by Louise Nicholas, National Survivor Advocate, Rape Prevention Education.


Law in the social constitution of the Holocaust

Wednesday, 16 September 2015 at 5:30pm - Moot Court, Faculty of Law, Level 10 Richardson Building
Hear the 2015 Sir Eric Hotung Visiting Fellow, Professor Wayne Morrison from Queen Mary University of London.

01 Oct October

Yeats, Heaney and Pastoral

Thursday, 1 October 2015 at 5:30pm - Burns 1 Lecture Theatre, Arts Building
An open lecture by Bernard O'Donoghue, University of Oxford.