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‘The Silver Tsunami: Fears and Fallacies surrounding Ageing’ - Professor Lynne Segal - Part of Brunel’s 2014 Public Lecture Series, ‘Visions of the Future’ at Brunel University London

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'The Silver Tsunami: Fears and Fallacies surrounding Ageing'

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‘The Silver Tsunami: Fears and Fallacies surrounding Ageing’ - Professor Lynne Segal - Part of Brunel’s 2014 Public Lecture Series, ‘Visions of the Future’

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Venue: Main Auditorium, Eastern Gateway Building
Admission: Free. Doors and bar open from 5.30pm, lectures start at 6pm.

Lynne Segal is Anniversary Professor of Psychology and Gender Studies in the School of Psychosocial Studies at Birkbeck College, University of London. Her books include: Beyond the Fragments: Feminism & the Making of Socialism (with Sheila Rowbotham & Hilary Wainwright), Is the Future Female? Troubled Thoughts on Contemporary Feminism; Slow Motion: Changing Masculinities, Changing Men; Straight Sex: The Politics of Pleasure; Why Feminism? Gender, Psychology & Politics; Making Trouble: Life & Politics. Her latest book is Out of Time: The Pleasures & Perils of Ageing.

This event is free to attend, but as places are likely to be in very high demand anyone interested in attending must register in advance via the website.

A bar will be open for refreshments before and after the lectures.

You will also be able to join in the debate on Twitter, using the hashtag #brunellectures2014, or on the Brunel University London Facebook page.

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