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Online OE Events - Autumn 2020

For the rest of the year, we will be running a series of online activities for OEs. You can find out more about each one below and use the booking form at the bottom of the page to register for as many of them as you like!


Professor Erik Goldstein - The U.S. Elections: What Just Happened and Implications for the Future

Professor Goldstein is an expert on international relations and the history of diplomacy. He is ideally situated to provide incisive analysis on the aftermath of the U.S. Presidential Elections.

Following the live event for pupils, we will be able to share a recording of Professor Goldstein's lecture with alumnae. You can register below to access the recording in due course.

You can find the details about the talk below.

Details

Date: November 2020
Location: Recording to be emailed to those registered

If you are interested in watching this lecture, please book below.

 

Professor Jacob Howland on Plato's Critique of Scientific Politics

Professor Jacob Howland is the McFarlin Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at the University of Tulsa. He is a distinguished classical scholar and political philosopher, and has published books and essays on the thought of Plato, Aristotle, Xenophon, Kierkegaard, the Talmud, the Holocaust, ideological tyranny, and other subjects. His most recent book is Glaucon's Fate: History, Myth, and Character in Plato's Republic.

Following the live event for pupils, we will be able to share a recording of Professor Jacob Howland's lecture with alumnae. You can register below to access the recording in due course.

Details

Date: November 2020

 

John Kampfner - Why The Germans Do It Better

Journalist and broadcaster John Kampfner talks about his recently published bestseller 'Why The Germans Do It Better: Notes from a Grown-Up Country.' In the book, he charts the journey which Germany has taken since 1945, focusing on political institutions, the economy, culture, society and identity.

You can find the details about the talk below.

Details

Date: November 2020

Location: recording to be emailed to those registered

If you are interested in watching this lecture, please book below.

 

Prof. Brenner Fissell on Theories of Punishment and Criminalisation

Prof. Brenner Fissell is an expert on the fields of criminal law and military law, Professor Fissell applies insights from political theory to specific issues in criminal law. His scholarship has appeared in numerous law reviews, his work on Guantanamo Detainees Rights has been cited in the New York Times, and his work on military law has been cited by The Washington Post.

You can find the details about the talk below.

Details

Date: November 2020

Location: recording to be emailed to those registered

If you are interested in watching this lecture, please book below.

 

Miss Margaret Davis Memorial Recital

The Miss Margaret Davis Memorial Recital is one of the most treasured events in our musical year. The recital celebrates both the legacy of Miss Davis to music in these schools, and the generosity of all who have helped in so many ways to build and support the playing you will hear.

Details

Date: November 2020

Location: Recording to be emailed to those registered

If you are interested in watching this recital, please book below.