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Research Colloquia, Special Lectures and Readings

 


2021-22

The research colloquia are seminars for staff and graduate students at which papers are given by members of staff and speakers from outside Cambridge. All graduate students in German are expected to attend these and other research events.

Special lectures and readings are open to all interested members of the University and, when advertised as such, to the general public.


Programme

Michaelmas 2021

Wednesday, 3rd November, 16:30 - 17:30 - Dr Chunjie Zhang (UC Davis)

"Max Weber and the Enchantment of Charisma"

Location: TBC

 


Lent 2021

TBC

 


Easter 2021

TBC


Details of previous colloquia:

2015-162014-152013-14, 2012-13


If you have any questions about these colloquia, please get in touch with Dr Stephanie Galasso (for Thursday Research Colloquia) and Dr Doriane Zerka (for Monday Research Colloquia).


 

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