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Balzan-Skinner Lecture and Colloquium 2016

The seventh Balzan-Skinner Lecture and Colloquium will be held on Friday 22 April 2016.  The Lecture will be given by the Balzan-Skinner Fellow for 2015-16, Teresa M. Bejan, of the University of Oxford.  Her subject will be 'Acknowledging Equality'.

The Lecture will be at 11 am on 22 April 2016 in the Alison Richard Building, Sidgwick Site, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DT.  The Colloquium will be held in the afternoon of the same day.

Full details of the lecture and its title, and of the subsequent colloquium, are available at:

Registration for the Colloquium at:


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