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Truth to Be Told Series

Professor Jan Assmann

"Truth and Religion"

Monday, 27 May 2019 @ 5.30pm, H.204

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New Public Lecture Series:
Debating Ageing: A Transdisciplinary Engagement Forum

"Ageing into the Future"

David Prendergast (Maynooth University), Brian Caulfield (UCD), and Esther Murphy (TCD)

Tuesday, 28 May 2019 @ 6pm, Conway Lecture Theatre (Tea & Coffee from 5.30pm)


HI Annual Distinguished Lecture Series

Professor Ute Frevert

"The History of Emotions:  Promises, Projects and Achievements"

Thursday, 9 May 2019


HI Lunchtime Seminar Series 2019-2020 Semester 1

New schedule will be posted in September 2019