Forthcoming Events

Inaugural Lecture: Professor Gideon Calder

November 11, 2014 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

NCA10 (Red), Newport City Campus, Newport NP20 2BP

As If: Theory, Values and Real-World Social Justice

Though we like to think we grapple with the ‘real world’, principles and models beloved by academics, policy-makers and practitioners can seem laughably remote from everyday street-level experience. Should we close that gap? How? Taking inequality as a focal point, this lecture will consider possibilities and risks when theoreticians see themselves less as detached experts, and more as participants in the achievement of social justice.

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