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'In 1950 the Academy was invited to take over the administration of the Reckitt Archaeological Trust (established by the late Mr Albert L Reckitt). As well as using the funds to support archaeological research, the Academy's Council also decided to establish a lecture. The lecture was first delivered in 1951.' Lecture held every 2-3 years: 'Registration is not required for this event. Seats will be allocated on arrival'.

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Founded 1961. Aims include: ‘To make recent developments in the archaeology of Israel and neighbouring countries more widely known in the UK; To provide a series of illustrated public presentations explaining and informing on recent archaeological findings and new theories’... ‘Most of our meetings are held in Bloomsbury, in the Institute of Archaeology of University College, London (Gordon Square, WC1) and organised jointly with the Institute. We also regularly hold joint events with other institutions and organisations that share our interests, and we arrange museum visits and outings for members. Non-members may attend our lectures, but are encouraged to join and participate fully’.

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Details of 'events run by ARCH and other groups throughout the Highlands'.

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Winter programme, usually first Wednesday of the month: 'Meetings are held at 5.00 pm ... Tea will be served at 4.30 pm ... Non-members are welcome to attend occasional lectures but are asked to make themselves known to the Hon. Director on arrival and to sign the visitors book ... New members are always welcome and applications are invited from anyone pursuing an interest in archaeology, art & architectural history, history and related matters, whether as an amateur or in a professional capacity.'

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'Our department is one of the few in the country that combines Biological Anthropology, Social Anthropology, Material Culture and Medical Anthropology to give you a truly broad-based anthropology degree. The breadth and depth of this interdisciplinary approach is reflected in our teaching and research.'

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'The York Seminars are open to everyone and provide an opportunity for guest speakers to present their current research. The seminars usually take place on Wednesdays during the autumn and spring terms. This year some dates have been added during the summer term.' Enquire about attendance.

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Occasional talks, some organized by the local archaeology and geology societies.

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Occasional events listed that are open to the public. Enquire about attendance.

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Lists a wide range of lectures and related events within the Institute and elsewhere within Cambridge. Arrangements vary: check details - especially whether events of interest are open to the public.

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'The Oriental Museum has a busy programme of events for adults and families relating to our collections and temporary exhibitions ... Information on the Friends of the Oriental Museum Lecture Series and other Friends events can be found on the Friends page.'

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'The Friends hold lectures, special events and social occasions throughout the year ... Lectures: non-members welcome.'

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'The Pitt Rivers Museum is one of the world's great ethnographic collections. It is an Aladdin's cave of treasures, a rich and diverse mixture of cultures and crafts, prehistoric and modern, from all over the world.'  Talks organized by the Friends of the Pitt Rivers Museum: 'The Friends see their role as that of raising public awareness of the Museum and its collections: they organise a programme of lectures and events, co-ordinate volunteers and provide support for museum purchases and publications ... Visitors are always welcome, but are asked to make a £2.00 contribution towards costs.'

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'Radical Anthropology brings indigenous rights activists, environmentalists, feminists and others striving for a better world together with people of all ages who just want to learn about anthropology. There is always time for questions and discussion after each talk and there are good local pubs for those wishing to socialise into the evening.'

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'Every year from October to May the Institute presents a series of lectures by visiting speakers on the latest developments within its areas of interest ... Members may bring a guest ... Membership of the Institute is open to anyone interested in the work of the Institute; there are no application procedures. Membership brings many benefits: A yearly programme of free lectures ...'

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'The School is associated with several long-established special lecture series, in particular the Marett Lecture (Exeter College), the Evans-Pritchard Lectures (All Souls), and the Kaberry, Richards, and Ward Lectures organized by the International Gender Studies Centre at QEH. The School also hosts rotating lecture series, such as the Frazer Lecture (2005), and has attracted external funding to support many of its seminar series, workshops, and discussion groups. In addition, Oxford colleges run anthropological series, such as the Green College Medical Anthropology seminars. Institutes and centres within the school run their own series ...'

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'The Society of Antiquaries is holding a Public Lecture Series that is free and open for all to attend. '

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'The Society is justly pround of its Programme of events, which contribute to the realisation of the main field of activity that relates to the Society: research, as set out in the first of its Laws. As part of its charitable status the Society is required to make the results of all its activities available to the public and thus ‘educate' in the widest sense. The monthly lectures throughout the Society year, the conferences, symposia, workshops and, of course, the publications, all make this possible ... All our events are now open to non-Fellows and Fellows alike, please feel free to make others aware of our programme.'

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'The Museum has a busy programme of family events, courses, lectures and tours.'

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