What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Feb 20, 2011 09:00 AM |
Events from Monday 21 February to Sunday 27 February 2011.

Monday 21 February 2011

Lessons from the Financial Crisis

Lecture by Dr Andrew Bailey (Bank of England) to the Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society.

ONS meeting

Tuesday 22 February 2011

Seeds from Eldorado: The impact of New World plants on Italy, 1500-1900

Public inaugural lecture by Professor David Gentilcore (School of Historical Studies).


Lecture by Don Whitton to the Friends of the Botanic Garden. Non-members welcome.

  • Frank and Katherine May Lecture Theatre, Henry Wellcome Building, 7.30pm, free, More information

Ben Montague and Leddra Chapman

Wednesday 23 February 2011

Los Olvidados aka The Forgotten Ones

Free public screening as part of the Mexican Film Festival.

Thursday 24 February 2011

England and the Olympic Games

Public lecture by Professor Rob Colls. Part of the 'Insights into the Games' series of talks inspired by London 2012.

Stanza Linking in Middle English Verse: Contexts and Associations

Public lecture by Professor Ad Putter (University of Bristol) for the Medieval Research Centre.

Dance4 presents Europe in Motion: Mosaic Identities

Performance and discussion by dancers from Netherlands, Austria, Turkey and the UK.

Saturday 26 February 2011

Life drawing

Art workshop led by Diane E Hall. Over-16s only.

The Go! Team

Sunday 27 February 2011

Crocus Sunday

Come and enjoy the carpets of flowers.

  • Botanic Garden, 11.00am, Admission by donation to Hope Against Cancer charity, More information


Ongoing exhibitions

The Wheel Turns

A celebration of contemporary developments in collage and assemblage. 8 January to 25 February 2011.

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