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Science and Literature Reading Group

Easter Term 2019: 1919

This term the Science and Literature Reading Group returns, taking as its focus texts first published a century ago in 1919. We meet at Darwin College on Monday evenings from 7.30–9pm. All are welcome to join in our friendly and wide-ranging discussions! Organised by Melanie Keene.

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We hope our planned term on AI Narratives will go ahead later in the year.

29 April: Gardens

13 May: Cities

20 May: Health

3 June: Heaven and earth

Special joint meeting with AD HOC, 5pm, HPS, 10 June: The Periodic Table

  • Primo Levi (1919–87), 'Potassium', 'Nitrogen', 'Carbon', from The Periodic Table (1975).
  • Optional additional reading: 'Primo Levi by Philip Roth', Penguin edition introduction.