The IAST Distinguished Lectures

The IAST Distinguished lecture series has been running for five years, bringing the brightest international minds to Toulouse to discuss the most profound questions in 21st century science and society in front of a wide public audience.

      

 

      

Theme 2018 « Identity »

 

OPEN ACCESS. No registration required.

Lecture 2

Kamel Daoud, Goncourt Laureate

His Distinguished Lecture (in french) will talk about "Que faire de l'identité et des identitaires?"

 

Address: Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, amphitheater Cujas, 2 rue des puits creusés,  31000 Toulouse (n°1 on the access map).

Livestream on facebook at 18:00 on November 08, click here to start the video.

Lecture 1

Professor Glenn Cartman Loury is an American economist, academic, author and Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences and Professor of Economics at Brown University.

His Distinguished Lecture talked about racial segregation in social networks and the dynamics of inequality between social groups. He explored the personal dilemmas, opportunities and challenges faced by an academic economist to affirm his intellectual integrity while laboring to advance the interests of "his people."

Glenn Loury website

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December 6th, Lecture 3 by Rohini Pande : amphi MB1, Manufacture des Tabacs, 21 allée de Brienne, 31000 Toulouse (access map).

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Theme 2017 "Judgment"

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All lectures take place in Amphitheater Cujas (n.1 on the map): Acces Map

Third Lecture: Suzannah Lipscombfrom Roehampton University, talked on "Passing God’s Judgment: The Reformed Church and Women in 16th Century Languedoc".

 

Second Lecture: Nicola Laceyfrom London School of Economics, talked on "The Gender of Crime".

 

First Lecture: Eldar Shafirfrom Princeton University, talked on "Intuitive Judgment in Public Policy".

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Theme 2016 "Narrative"

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All lectures take place in Amphitheater Cujas (n.1 on the map): Acces Map

Robert Shiller Rebecca Stott Brian Boyd

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