The Parkes Foundation Geoffrey Harrison Prize Lecture 2019

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Who this event is for

  • Everyone


Clerici Leaning Studio, Clerici, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site


The lecture is awarded annually in Geoffrey Harrison’s honour to persons who have made a substantial and sustained contribution to the study of the human biology of living populations and especially biosocial sciences. 

This year the prize is awarded to Professor Thomas Leatherman, Department of Anthropology, University of Massachusetts, USA

The title of his talk is:

Social Change, Human Biology and Shifting Biocultural Perspectives in the Andes

The lecture is open to the public and will be followed by a drinks reception, funded by the Society for the Study of Human Biology.