Thursday 14 March, 2-7pm

Symposium: The History of the Public Intellectual

Keynote lecture/open event

5-7pm, John Casken Lecture Theatre, Martin Harris Arts Centre

Professor Helen Small (Oxford University)

Democracy Needs Us? The Gadfly Argument and the Professional Academic?

Followed by a wine reception.

Panel (2.15-4.15pm University Place, 5.210)

Francesca Billiani (Italian), Chris Godden (History), Roberta Mazza (Classics) and John Pickstone (CHSTM). Organised by Professor Stuart Jones (History)

Everyone is welcome.