Dame Anne Salmond: Experiments across Worlds
Renowned author, academic, environmentalist and winner of the 2013 Rutherford Medal, will present four lectures exploring different areas of our national life – The Sea (Tauranga), The Land (Christchurch), People and Power (Wellington), and Rivers (Whanganui). She will explore how exchanges between different ways of being, particularly Maori and European, have helped to shape our past and how they might contribute to an innovative and successful society for future generations.
Tauranga | 7pm Tue 28 October | THE SEA
Christchurch | 7pm Thu 6 November | THE LAND
Wellington | 6pm Thu 13 November | PEOPLE + POWER
Whanganui | 5pm Sun 16 November | RIVERS
These lectures will be recorded by Radio New Zealand for broadcast in December 2014. Visit The Royal Society website to view more details and register for the 2014 Rutherford Lecture Series.