Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS)



Here you can find a selection of recordings of past events

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Noble Lecture 2024 with French writer Marie NDiaye

In conversation with Profs Nicholas Harrison (KCL) and Clare Finburgh Delijani (Goldsmiths)
29 February 2024, 6pm-7:30pm

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Inaugural Lecture: 'On Literary Taste' with P
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rofessor Patrick Bray

Looking at literature and philosophy in France in the early 19th century, this talk shows that the political stakes of literary taste have been obscured by recent trends in scholarship.
17 January 2024, 6pm-8:30pm

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Introductory message from Catriona Seth FBA, Marshal Foch Professor of French Literature at Oxford University

She recorded the message to be played at the centre's official launch event.
16 November 2023, 5pm-7pm

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