Digest Week 1 Trinity Term 2022

TT22, Week 1 (24th- 30th April)

If you have entries for the weekly Digest, please send information to admin@philosophy.ox.ac.uk by midday, Wednesday the week before the event. 

Notices - other Philosophy events, including those taking place elsewhere in the university and beyond

The Faraday Institute Research Seminar series | 1-2pm | Online

Dr Brandon Vaidyanathan – A Beautiful Quest: The Promise and Peril of Aesthetics in Science

A link to watch online will be made available the morning of the seminar. For more information please visit https://www.faraday.cam.ac.uk/events/seminars/


The Silk Roads Project | 7:30pm | Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, Oxford - Registration required

Part of the Humanities Cultural Programme, one of the founding stones for the future  Stephen A. Schwarzman Centre for the Humanities.

A one-off musical performance of wholly original songs by students and young people, presented by acclaimed singer-songwriter Katie Melua and the University of Oxford. Inspired by stories from Professor Peter Frankopan’s The Silk Roads, the musical works draw on Frankopan’s account of these ancient trade routes, exploring journeys through time, geographies, and cultures.

More information can be found here.

The Oxford Centre for Byzantine Research is delighted that Prof. Silvia Ronchey (Università di Roma Tre) has accepted to give a series of lectures on Hypatia and her legacy, the subject of her latest publication:

Week 1: Friday 29 April, 12-1pm 

The venue for the event is the Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St. Giles.

All are very welcome to attend!