Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Humanities Public Lecture series welcomes Tim Ingold, social anthropologist, walker, writer

The next speaker in our series of Humanities Public Lecture is Tim Ingold, who will be speaking on 'Lines and Weather' on 31 January, Francis Close Hall TC001 (Main lecture theatre) at 7:30pm.

Professor Ingold is Chair in Social Anthropology at the University of Aberdeen. His work combines anthropology, ecology, writing, space, art, human movement, and philosophy. He is the author of many books, including Making: Anthropology, Archaelogy, Art and Architecture (Routledge, 2013), Being Alive: Essays on Movement, Knowledge and Description (Routledge, 2011), The Perception of the Environment (Routledge, reissued 2000), and Lines: A Brief History (Routledge, 2007).
Student, staff and the public are warmly invited to this very special event. Tickets are £5 to the public. University of Gloucestershire staff and students are admitted free of charge, but must obtain tickets through the Online Shop.

Thursday, 16 January 2014

Happy New Year to all students past, present and future

Welcome back. We look forward to another year of reading, writing, thinking and immersion in the cultural life of the university and the town.