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Dealing with Extremism – Darwin Lecture Series

February 3 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

The Talk “Dealing with Extremism” is held by Professor David Runciman, University of Cambridge. In his talk, he will cover how many extremist ideologies rely heavily on conspiracy theories to explain how the world works and where power lies. This lecture explores what our understanding of conspiracy theories – where they come from, how they work, who believes in them – can tell us about dealing with extremism. For more information please follow this link. The Darwin Lecture Series is co-convened by CSER Research Associate Julius Weitzdoerfer this year.

The Darwin College Lectures take place on Fridays during Lent term (January to March). The lectures are given at 5.30 p.m. in The Lady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue, with an adjacent overflow theatre with live TV coverage. Each lecture is typically attended by 600 people so you must arrive early to ensure a place.


February 3
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Lady Mitchell Hall
Sidgewick Site
Cambridge, United Kingdom