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Public Lectures and Events: podcasts and videos

A collection of podcasts and videos from LSE's programme of public lectures and events.

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Public lecture podcasts and videos: latest 20

Emerging Africa: how the global economy's 'last frontier' can prosper and matter
Recorded on: 23 July 2014
Speaker(s): Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu
To many, Africa is the new frontier. As the West lies battered by financial crises, Africa is seen as offering...
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The Commonwealth at 65 – from London to Valletta
Recorded on: 21 July 2014
Speaker(s): Dr Joseph Muscat
In his speech Dr Muscat will consider the future of the Commonwealth, and how to ensure it is an effective, prosperous...
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The Earth in Crisis: Global Warming and the Failure of Climate Diplomacy
Recorded on: 14 July 2014
Speaker(s): Dr Robert Falkner
One of the aims of LSE Summer School is to bring the LSE experience to all those attending its many courses between...
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Thrive: the power of evidence-based psychological therapies
Recorded on: 10 July 2014
Speaker(s): Professor David M Clark, Professor Lord Layard, Andrew Marr
This event marks the launch of David Clark and Richard Layard’s new book, Thrive, which argues that mental health...
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Human Rights, Security and the Rule of Law after Snowden
Recorded on: 9 July 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Conor Gearty
One of the aims of LSE Summer School is to bring the LSE experience to all those attending its many courses between...
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Towards a safer and more stable financial system
Recorded on: 7 July 2014
Speaker(s): Stefan Ingves, Dr Jon Danielsson
Stefan Ingves is in charge of designing Basel III, the new financial regulations that will help protect the financial...
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Deleuze's Migrants and Nomads: the European Union in 2014
Recorded on: 1 July 2014
Speaker(s): Dr Eva Aldea
What is the difference between migrants and nomads? Eva Aldea will assess whether Deleuze’s concept of the nomad is...
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LSE Cape Town Conference 2014 Africa in the World, the World in Africa
Recorded on: 1 July 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Craig Calhoun, Professor Chris Alden, Professor Thandika Mkandawire
An audio recording of the proceedings of the LSE Cape Town Conference 2014 Africa in the World, The World in Africa:...
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Iraq: Causes and Consequences of the Present Crisis
Recorded on: 26 June 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Toby Dodge, Dr Faleh Jabar
The seizure of Mosul by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and their rapid move south towards Baghdad has thrown...
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Good Morning, Mr Mandela
Recorded on: 24 June 2014
Speaker(s): Zelda la Grange
Zelda la Grange (@ZeldalaGrangeSA) grew up in South Africa as a white Afrikaner who supported the rules of segregation....
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A 21st Century BBC
Recorded on: 23 June 2014
Speaker(s): Diane Coyle
Acting BBC Trust Chair Diane Coyle considers how the BBC can meet the challenge of providing a universal service while...
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The Constitutional Imagination
Recorded on: 17 June 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Martin Loughlin
The Chorley Lecture is an annual lecture inaugurated in 1972 and named in honour of Lord Chorley of Kendal, the...
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Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Recorded on: 16 June 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Thomas Piketty
What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital? Thomas Piketty’s latest findings...
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Internal Worlds, External Relations
Recorded on: 16 June 2014
Speaker(s): Lida Sherafatmand, Ruaridh Arrow, Captain APF Cassar
This public lecture is part of the LSE Arts exhibition Internal Worlds, External Relations. This lecture is based on a...
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Space for Architecture
Recorded on: 16 June 2014
Speaker(s): Sheila O’Donnell, John Tuomey
O’Donnell + Tuomey Architects won the LSE international architectural competition for the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre...
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The Evolution of Culture in Monkeys, Apes and Humans
Recorded on: 12 June 2014
Speaker(s): Dr Jonathan Birch, Professor Andrew Whiten
Culture surrounds us. But where did it come from? And what are the basic mechanisms underpinning its transmission? One...
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Mandela, the Lawyer
Recorded on: 12 June 2014
Speaker(s): George Bizos, Catherine M. Cole, Professor David Dyzenhaus, Lord Joffe, Dr Jens Meierhenrich
What role for law in the struggle against injustice? On 12 June 1964, Nelson Mandela and seven of his co-defendants in...
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Fault Lines and Silver Linings in the European Social Model(s)
Recorded on: 11 June 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Anton Hemerijck, Dr Waltraud Schelkle, Professor David Soskice
Professor Hemerijck will consider whether the aftermath of the 2008 global credit crunch marks a new opportunity to...
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Harnessing the Power of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Fight to Eradicate Sexual Violence in Conflict
Recorded on: 10 June 2014
Speaker(s): Zainab Hawa Bangura
Zainab Hawa Bangura assumed her position as Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in...
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No Part in Warfare: UN response to attacks on schools and hospitals
Recorded on: 9 June 2014
Speaker(s): Leila Zerrougui
In July 2011, the Security Council adopted landmark resolution 1998, which highlights the impact of attacks on schools...
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