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The 2015 E.T.S. Walton Lecture on Science and Religion is:

Dealing with Darwin: Place, Politics and Polemics in Christian Engagements with Evolution


Prof. David Livingstone
School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology
Queen's University, Belfast


Friday 24 April 2015
19:00, Maynooth University

Date and venue to be decided
Belfast


More information to follow shortly.

David Livingstone is Professor of Geography and Intellectual History at Queen's University Belfast. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, a Member of the Royal Irish Academy, and the recipient of an Honorary DLitt from the University of Aberdeen. One of his areas of interest is the historical geography of science and religion. He has won a number of awards for his work, has published extensively, and has given many lectures including the 2014 Gifford Lectures at Aberdeen University. He has written several books including:

  • Dealing with Darwin: Place, Politics and Rhetoric in Religious Engagements with Evolution (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014)
  • Adam's Ancestors: Race, Religion and the Politics of Human Origins (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008)
  • Darwin's Forgotten Defenders (Scottish Academic Press, 1987)
More information about David Livingstone can be found on his personal webpage.



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