Research Events Archive

19 19
Apr Apr
Senior Common Room 16:45 - 19:15

St Hilda's Feminist Salon will be hosted by Dr Lisa Monchalin (author of The Colonial Problem: An Indigenous Perspective on Crime and Injustice in Canada). The Salon will begin at 4.45pm and end at 7.15pm. All are welcome. For more information please contact...

9 11
Apr Apr
00:00 - 00:00

Poetry as a means of self-expression has fascinated writers throughout the ages and cultures. Early cases in point are ancient authors such as Catullus and Ovid, whose Latin poems Carmina and Tristia treat questions of lives faced with controversy and exile. In the Middle Ages, French and German...

7 7
Mar Mar
Lady Brodie Room 18:00 - 20:00

For this term's MCR Symposium, we have decided to set a challenging and topical theme to respond to with our own research: Post-truth.

3 3
Mar Mar
Senior Common Room 17:00 - 19:00

The second St Hilda's Feminist Salon of Hilary Term was co-hosted by Mara Clake from the Abortion Support Network (ASN) and Speaking of I.M.E.L.D.A., a  feminist performance art group raising awareness of the illegality of abortion in the Republic of Ireland and in Northern Ireland. About 30...

23 23
Feb Feb
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:30 - 20:30

The speaker was Dr Julia Burhle (University of Oxford). Julia gave a stimulating illustrated overview of John Cranko (1927-1973) - his life and work, focussing on his great innovations in narrative choreography and expression of interiority in ballet forms. Cranko was a South African born ballet...

22 22
Feb Feb
Lady Brodie Room 17:30 - 19:00

St Hilda's hosted a talk by our alumna Catherine Woollard as part of our PPE Seminar Series. Catherine is Secretary General of the European Council on Refugees and Exiles. She discussed the current refugee crisis in the Middle East and Europe. The event was...

16 16
Feb Feb
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:30 - 20:30

DANSOX hosted choreographer and dance scholar Susie Crow, choreographer and director Yolande Yorke-Edgell, and dancers of the Yorke Dance Company for a showing of the reconstruction of Sea of Troubles. This consisted of a rehearsal/demonstration on the process of reviving Kenneth MacMillan's...

16 16
Feb Feb
Senior Common Room 17:15 - 19:15

The St Hilda's College Philosophy Symposium speaker for Hilary Term is Alexander Kaiserman, Associate Professor at Balliol College and Oxford's Faculty of Philosophy. Professor Kaiserman works on the metaphysics of causation, and causation in science, ethics and the law. He will give a talk...

14 14
Feb Feb
Lady Brodie Room 18:00 - 19:00

The MCR hosts a discussion with St Hilda's Junior Research Fellows on preparing for post-PhD life.

The event is open to the JCR, MCR, and SCR members and guests are also welcome. The discussion will be followed by drinks and nibbles. Come along to the Lady Brodie Room to ask questions and...

2 2
Feb Feb
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:00 - 19:15

The St Hilda's series of interdisciplinary workshops continues with 'Sleep and the Brain'. The workshop examines sleep, its relationship to brain functions, and its importance to psychological well-being, from the perspectives of Neuroscience, Psychology and Philosophy.

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