States of Rest (IAS Experiencing Time Workshop, 7 Feb 2013, 2-5pm St Mary’s College, Durham University)

Durham’s Institute of Advanced Study and Centre for Medical Humanities present: States of Rest An “Experiencing Time” Workshop 7th February 2013 2-5pm Kenworthy Hall, St Mary’s College Time is often studied and conceptualised in ways which emphasise dynamism, flow and movement, the labours of attention, striving and growing. But what Read more…

Rhythm, time experience and the body: Re-thinking musical time – Professor Udo Will (IAS Public Lecture, 6 November 2012)

Rhythm, time experience and the body: Re-thinking musical time Professor Udo Will, Ohio State University, USA Institute of Advanced Study Fellows’ Public Lecture 06 November 2012, 8.00 – 9.00pm Senate Suite, University College, Durham University Abstract: In Western Music one meets the idea that time is a pre-existing framework that Read more…

My GeneSpace: Personalised Genetics – Are you ready to know your future? (Public Lecture, Durham University 3 May 2012)

The Institute of Advanced Study, Durham Forum for Health and the Wolfson Reseach Institute are delighted to invite you to attend a joint public lecture My GeneSpace: Personalised Genetics: Are you ready to know your future? Thursday 3rd May 2012, 18:00 Kenworthy Hall, St. Mary’s College, Durham University Professor Sir John Burn, Newcastle University: Read more…

The Recovery of Beauty – The Revd Professor Mark McIntosh – Public Lecture 6 February – Beautiful Ideas: The Visibility of Truth

As part of the IAS The Recovery of Beauty programme, CMH directors Jane Macnaughton and Corinne Saunders are very pleased to welcome The Revd Professor Mark McIntosh, Van Mildert Professor of Divinity, University of Durham, and Canon Residentiary of Durham Cathedral, who will deliver the seventh lecture: Revd Professor Mark Read more…

The Recovery of Beauty – Prof Jane Macnaughton Public Lecture 30 Jan – ‘Elegant Surgery’: The Beauty of Clinical Expertise

Professor Jane Macnaughton ‘Elegant Surgery’: The Beauty of Clinical Expertise Monday 30 Jan 2012, 6.15 p.m. Lecture Room 201, Elvet Riverside, University of Durham This lecture will preview another major event in the IAS ‘Recovery of Beauty’ theme, an exhibition to be held in collaboration with the Durham Light Infantry Read more…