‘Tim Jenison is like Miss Marples or Hercule Poirot’: SAS interviews Colin Blakemore

Back in January it was announced that a film to which Colin Blakemore, Professor of Neuroscience and Philosophy in the School of Advanced Study, had contributed was nominated for a BAFTA as well as being shortlisted for an Oscar nomination. We caught up with him earlier this week to chat about, science, art and how… Continue reading ‘Tim Jenison is like Miss Marples or Hercule Poirot’: SAS interviews Colin Blakemore

The Afterlife of Plutarch

An exciting upcoming event this week. The Afterlife of Plutarch – 23 – 24 May 2013 This conference will address the uses of Plutarch’s historical and philosophical works by late antique, medieval and early modern scholars, writers and artists. It is by The Warburg Institute and the Institute of Classical Studies. Organised by Chris Pelling… Continue reading The Afterlife of Plutarch