Leverhulme Lecture III - Professor Sven Erik Larsen

Publication date: Feb 05, 2013 02:59 PM

Start: Mar 13, 2013 06:00 PM
End: Mar 13, 2013 08:00 PM

Location: UCL Ramsay Lecture Theatre, Christopher Ingold Building, Gordon Street, WC1H 0AJ

Svend Larsen

Professor Svend Erik Larsen (Aarhus Universitet, Denmark)

Professor Larsen has been awarded a Leverhulme Visiting Professorship to spend January-June 2013 based at UCL Scandinavian Studies.

This is the third in a series of four Leverhulme Lectures which Professor Larsen is presenting, alongside leading Masterclasses for postgraduate students, and helping launch a new collaboration between UCL Scandinavian Studies, Dutch and SSEES: Learning From Small Nations.

Title: Where Forgiveness does not Exist

Cultures before or outside Christianity take issue with radical wrongdoing in other ways than the Western tradition, questioning the universal status of forgiveness.