December 2019

01 - 01
Dec Dec
01 - 01
Dec Dec
Wolfson Choir Christmas Concert
Time:
17:00 to 18:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Concert and Plays

Come to the Choir's annual Christmas Concert - enjoy a short and sweet mix of classic carols and folk songs to get you revved up for the last week of term. Mince pies will be served after the concert.

02 - 02
Dec Dec
02 - 02
Dec Dec
Special Lecture by Professor Dominik Maschek
Time:
17:30 to 18:45
Location:
The Buttery
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Special lecture by Professor Dominik Maschek (GB) to celebrate his appointment as Associate Professor of Roman Archaeology and Art in 2018. He will talk on A Landscape of Conflict: Battlefield Archaeology in the Territory of Ancient Fregellae/Modern Ceprano (Lazio).

02 - 02
Dec Dec
02 - 02
Dec Dec
The Biographer and the Wife
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Haldane Room
Event type:
Parties and Dinners

Join us for a reception to celebrate Elleke Boehmer’s new short story collection, with a reading of the story, ‘The Biographer and the Wife’, and a discussion of the biographer as a source of creative inspiration with Sophie Ratcliffe and Katherine Collins.

02 - 02
Dec Dec
02 - 02
Dec Dec
Turkey After 2015: Challenges for Turkish Academia
Time:
18:00 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Alev Ozkazanc Kozakli is a Turkish academic studying the place of women in Turkish society.

02 - 02
Dec Dec
02 - 02
Dec Dec
Meditation and how to deal with emotion
Time:
19:00 to 20:00
Location:
Seminar Room 3 - The Academic Wing
Event type:
Courses and Workshops

Meditation for new comers and old hands. Thirty minutes sitting meditation and 30 minutes talk on the underlying practice that is essential for meditation.

05 - 05
Dec Dec
05 - 05
Dec Dec
Fifth Annual Aris Lecture on Tibet: A Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Tibetan Worl...
Time:
18:00 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Annual Lecture

In 1857 a Tibetan lama was engaged by William Edmund Hay, Assistant Commissioner in the Western Himalayas, to create what later became known as the “Wise Collection” in the British Library.

07 - 08
Dec Dec
07 - 08
Dec Dec
Wolfson Winter Ball 2019: Fly me to the moon
Time:
20:30 to 03:30
Location:
The Hall
Event type:
Parties and Dinners

"Moonlight drowns out all but the brightest stars: - J.R.R. Tolkien We are proud to present the Wolfson Winter Ball 2019: Fly me to the Moon! Join us for an unforgettable journey through time, space, and magic.

08 - 08
Dec Dec
08 - 08
Dec Dec
Advent Recital with works by Bach, Krufft, Beethoven, and Brahms
Time:
15:00 to 16:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Concert and Plays

Advent Recital with works by Bach, Krufft, Beethoven, and Brahms.
Amy Thakurdas (Horn), Benjamin Yadin (Cello), and Felix Tennie (Piano).