‘what does diversity mean to me_’ tickets, wed, 25 jan 2017 at 17_30 _ eventbrite


Introduced by the Vice-Chancellor Professor Louise Richardson, this opening event will bring together a panel of experts from across the Humanities and the cultural and political sectors to discuss “What does diversity mean to me?”. Hedging in the financial futures market The panel will examine how diversity and inclusivity has shaped, and will continue to shape, the human experience and identity. European stock market futures live We will be joined by Deborah Cameron (Rupert Murdoch Professor of Language and Communication and specialist), Ellah Wakatama Allfrey (Author and literary critic), Maria Misra (Lecturer in Modern History), Jay Stewart (co-founder of ‘Gendered Intelligence’) and Miles Hewstone (Professor in Social Psychology). Gender differences psychology The discussion will be chaired by Elleke Boehmer (Professor of World Literature in English and TORCH Director).

Deborah Cameron is ‘Rupert Murdoch Professor of Language and Communication’ at Worcester College; a post she has held since 2004.

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Her work focusses on sociolinguistics, especially the relationship between language and gender; language ideologies and linguistic normativity. Usd yen Her most recent book, authored with Sylvia Shaw, is Gender, Power and Political Speech, which explores the influence of gender on political speech by analysing the performances of the three female party leaders who took part in the 2015 televised UK election debates.

Since coming to Oxford she has become increasingly involved in communicating with a wider audience about language and linguistic research. Usd to rmb conversion In 2007, her book The Myth of Mars and Venus, a general-interest book about language and gender differences, was published; parts of which were serialized in the Guardian. Cool pictures of animals She has also made several appearances on radio, and writes a blog called ‘Language: a feminist guide’. Exchange rate pound sterling to us dollar She has occasionally been known to perform as a linguistic stand-up comedian.

Ellah Wakatama Allfrey is a Zimbabwe-born editor and literary critic. Aud usd forecast 2016 She is a former Deputy Editor of literary quarterly Granta and former Senior Editor at Jonathan Cape, Random House.

She currently sits on the boards of Art for Amnesty, the Caine Prize for African Writing, the Jalada Collective (Kenya) and the Writers’ Centre Norwich. Famous quotes about success She has been on the judging panel of numerous literary prizes, including the David Cohen Prize, the Caine Prize for African Writing, the BOCAS Prize for Caribbean Literature, the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and the Man Booker Prize. Gold usd price Her journalism has appeared in the Telegraph and the Observer and she is a contributor to the book pages of NPR.

She is the editor of four anthologies including Safe House, Explorations in Creative Non-Fiction and the 2014 anthology Africa39 which showcased the work of 39 of the best writers from sub-Saharan Africa. Currency exchange aed to usd She is patron of the Etisalat Prize for Literature, a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts and was awarded an OBE in 2011 for services to the publishing industry.

Maria Misra is University Lecturer in Modern History at Keble College, specialising in the politics, culture, and economics of nineteenth and twentieth-century imperialism. Exchange rate euro to usd She has written two books on Indian history: Business, Race and Politics in British India and Vishnu’s Crowded Temple, India since the Great Rebellion. Rmb to usd conversion The latter addresses the question of how India’s traditions of caste and religious identities are able to coexist with a modern democratic state on its way to becoming a major economic power.

In 2001 she wrote and presented a Channel 4 documentary: An Indian Affair, which explored issues of race and culture in India in the eighteenth and early nineteenth century. Gender binary She has also appeared in many other TV and radio documentaries, as well as on BBC’s Question Time. Convert ils to usd She has also written articles on issues of contemporary history and current affairs for several newspapers.

She is currently writing a global history of gender, taking a long historical perspective, and examining the interconnections between colonial, colonised and post-colonial perspectives in shaping current debates and controversies over the global gender order.

Jay Stewart is co-founder of ‘Gendered Intelligence’ a non-profit company which strives to increase understandings of gender diversity through creative projects. Rbi forex rates They work predominantly with the trans community and those who impact on trans lives. Usd inr exchange rate today Recently he has lead on the projects: ‘What makes your gender? Hacking into the Science Museum’ and ‘GI’s Anatomy: a life drawing project for trans and intersex people’.

His PhD was carried out in the department of Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London, with his thesis entitled “Trans on Telly: Popular Documentary and the Production of Transgender Knowledge”. Code c online He was also an associate researcher on the AHRC funded Performance Matters project, which brought together artists, curators and academics to investigate the cultural value of performance. Marketing future In 2014 he was awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List for services to the trans community.

Miles Hewstone is Professor in Social Psychology at New College and Director of the Oxford Centre for the Study of Intergroup Conflict. Us stock market futures quotes His research on intergroup relations includes: prejudice and sterotyping, the reduction of intergroup conflict, sectarianism in Northern Ireland, and segregation and integration. Usd to aud calculator His work has reached a wide audience including outside of academia (BBC Radio 4’s Analysis, BBC Newsnight, and in The Guardian) and he has presented his work to the Department for Education, the Institute for Public Policy Research, the Commission on Equality and Human Rights, as well as others.

He was elected a Fellow of the British Academy, the National Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences, in 2002, and served as its Vice-President (Social Sciences) 2007-9. Usd to gbp conversion rate He was elected an Honorary Fellow of the British Psychological Society in 2003, and is Professor Extraordinary at Stellenbosch University.

Mayor Marvin Rees is a Yale World Fellow and graduate of Operation Black Vote who has worked and studied in the UK and the US. Rmb to usd exchange rate He is a former BBC journalist, Public Health Worker, voluntary sector manager and co-founder of the City Leadership Programme.