The University Of York

The University Of York
York, YO10 5DD
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Black History Month Lecture at University of York: James Walvin

How did a simple commodity, once the prized monopoly of kings and princes, become an essential ingredient in the lives of millions, before mutating yet again into the cause of a global health epidemic?We can only fully understand our contemporary dietary concerns with regard to sugar by coming to terms with the…

Mon 9 Oct

01904 328431

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Harry Leslie Smith at the University of York

World Mental Health Day LectureDon't Let My Past Be Your Future, Harry Leslie Smith's new book and the follow-up toHarry's Last Stand,is both a survival guide for today's generations and a memoir about persevering through difficult times with one's dignity and optimism intact.Speaker biography:Harry Leslie Smith was born…

Tue 10 Oct

01904 328431

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Polly Toynbee and David Walker at the University of York

Yarburgh LecturesBook review: "Polly Toynbee and David Walker have long prowled the world of modern, dysfunctional, unequal Britain and have, on the whole, painted a disagreeable picture of it. Dismembered, despite its reasonable tone, also paints a disagreeable picture. The onslaught on the state over the last 30 years…

Wed 11 Oct

01904 328431

  • 18:30 – 20:00

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