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Everyone is welcome to attend LSE's public events, where some of the most influential figures in the social sciences can be heard.


The Summer Term 2015 programme is now online. You can browse a flipbook pdf of the programme| or browse the events by date. Highlights include Professor Raewyn Connell|, Fareed Zakaria|, Professor Kristin Forbes| and Julia Gillard|.  Newly added events include Laszlo Bock|Professor Joseph Stiglitz|Stephen J Dubner|, Amitav Ghosh|Professor Joseph S Nye|Professor Gayatri Spivak|  and Virginia Postrel|.

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Maria Luís Albuquerque

Portugal's Way Forward: how to turn challenges into opportunities and lessons into policy|
LSE European Institute “Perspectives on Europe” public lecture

Speaker: Maria Luís Albuquerque
Date: Tuesday 5 May, 12-1pm

Professor Arne Westad

China, the United States and Asia in the Twenty-first Century|
LSE IDEAS public lecture

Speaker: Professor Arne Westad
Date: Tuesday 5 May, 6.30-8pm

Sandra McNally

Making a Difference in Education: what the evidence says|
LSE Works: Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE) public lecture

Speakers: Professor Robert Cassen, Professor Sandra McNally, Professor Anna Vignoles
Date: Wednesday 6 May, 6.30pm

Dr Laura Bear

Money and its Redemption|
Forum on Religion and Department of Anthropology public discussion

Speakers: Dr Laura Bear, Professor David Graeber, Professor Bill Maurer
Date: Thursday 7 May, 6.30pm

Professor Prasenjit Duara

The Crisis of Global Modernity: Asian traditions and a sustainable future|
Department of International Relations public lecture

Speaker: Professor Prasenjit Duara
Discussants: Professor William A Callahan, Professor Stephan Feuchtwang, Professor Rana Miter
Date: Monday 11 May, 6.30-8pm





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