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  1. Reith Lectures 2010

    Wednesday 19 May 2010, 17:35

    Mark Damazer Mark Damazer

    Martin Rees

    Editor's note: keep up with the lectures and contribute to the discussion on Twitter. Follow @reith_lectures and use the hashtag #Reith - SB

    We have just finished recording this year's Reith lectures - given by Lord Rees - or Martin Rees as he prefers to be called. There are four of them - broadly based...

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  2. Reith 2009 in the Twitterverse

    Sunday 21 June 2009, 22:54

    Jennifer Clarke Jennifer Clarke

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    As I've explained in my previous blog posts, the 2009 Reith Lectures team was keen to extend the reach of the programmes beyond the traditional Radio 4 and World Service listeners.

    A key part of our strategy was social networking site Twitter. We wanted to find people already talking about Professor...

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  3. The Reith lectures are underway on-air

    Wednesday 10 June 2009, 10:10

    Mark Damazer Mark Damazer

    Reith Chairs

    We have played with the format just a bit - by beginning each lecture with a quick chat between Sue Lawley (presenter) and lecturer (Professor Michael Sandel). We also had more members of the public and students than in previous years (where the audience has been largely invited). And in recent years...

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  4. Professor Michael Sandel on the 2009 Reith Lectures

    Tuesday 9 June 2009, 10:04

    Jennifer Clarke Jennifer Clarke


    Like so many of his predecessors, the 2009 Reith Lecturer Michael Sandel says he was "honoured and excited" when he was first asked to accept this year's Reith wreath.

    Professor Sandel spent four years at Balliol College, Oxford, as a graduate student, and says he was therefore aware of what he calls...

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  5. Niall Ferguson: Reith Lecture pt.1 - The Human Hive

    Tuesday 19 June 2012, 10:00

    Richard Fenton-Smith Richard Fenton-Smith

    "Society is a contract… the state is a partnership not only between those who are living, but between those who are living, those who are dead, and those who are yet to be born."

    This quote from the 18th Century political theorist and philosopher Edmund Burke summarises much of the argument put...

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