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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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Professor Peter Katzenstein

Anglo-American Civilisation and its Discontents in World Affairs|
Department of International Relations public lecture

Speaker: Professor Peter Katzenstein
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

Polly Toynbee

The Election and the Left|
Ralph Miliband Programme public discussion

Speakers: Professor John Curtice, Polly Toynbee, Hilary Wainwright
Date: Tuesday 12 May, 6.30pm

Professor Richard Shweder

The Moral Challenge of Robust Cultural Pluralism|
Psychology as Social Science public lecture

Speaker: Professor Richard A Shweder
Respondent: Professor Anne Phillips
Date: Thursday 14 May, 6.30pm





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