This year's lecture will be delivered by Emeritus Professor, University of Oslo, Per Kvaerne and Tenzin Kesang of Dharamsala.
Henry Bernard Davis Kettlewell - List of Correspondence
The correspondence, covering the years 1936-1979, includes copies of many of Kettlewell's own letters. Correspondents include: Sir Gavin de Beer, Sir Isaiah Berlin, Sir Lawrence Bragg, Sir Cyril Clarke, E.A. Cockayne, Armand and Michaela Denis, T. Dobzhansky, E.B. Ford, J.B.S. Haldane, Sir Alister Hardy, J.W. Heslop Harrison, Sir Julian Huxley, W. Le Gros Clarke, N.D. Riley, Hon. Miriam Rothschild, S.G. Castle Russell, P.M. Sheppard, N. Tinbergen, E.P. Wiltshire and Baron C. de Worms.
In February 2000 the Kettlewell Archive was transferred to the Department of Special Collections & Western Manuscripts, Bodleian Library. Enquiries concerning access to the archive should be directed to:Department of Special Collections & Western Manuscripts,
6 November 2017Aris Lecture 201730 October 2017The Ronald Syme Lecture: Migration and the Metropolis: How ancient Rome stayed great
Professor Greg Woolf delivers the Ronald Syme Lecture this year.23 October 2017Imagining the Divine: Exhibition
Wolfson scholars collaborate on a unique exhibition on the art of major world religions at the Ashmolean Museum.
Lectures and Seminars23 - 23Nov NovTravelling and Filming in GandharaThursday 23 November -5:00pm to 6:30pm
In this public lecture of the Classical Art Research Centre's Gandhara Connections project, the historian and broadcaster Michael Wood will be showing film footage and talking about his travels in the area of ancient Gandhara (roughly northern Pakistan and eastern Afghanistan) in the course of more than thirty years of documentary film making.Parties and Dinners23 - 23Nov NovGuest NightThursday 23 November -7:30pm to 10:00pm
Guest Night dinners take place on Thursdays during full term and are open to all members of College and Common Room. They provide a convivial atmosphere and the chance to meet other Wolfsonians as well as entertaining guests. Dress code is smart (no gowns). Pre-dinner drinks are normally at 7.00 pm, followed by dinner at 7.30 pm.Clubs & Societies24 - 24Nov NovCsontváry, Painter of the Sun’s PathFriday 24 November -8:00pm to 10:00pm
An illustrated talk about Csontváry’s life and art, based on the ‘Csontváry's paintings in Transylvania’ 2016 exhibition in Csíkszereda (Miercurea Ciuc).