Not a UMSS event, but it may be relevant to your interests. Tomorrow night, Professor Tim Berra of Ohio State University will be speaking at Embiggen Books:
“Tim Berra is professor emeritus of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology at the Ohio State University. An acknowledged Darwin expert, he is the author of over 75 scientific papers and six books, including Evolution and the Myth of Creationism and A Natural History of Australia. His latest book Charles Darwin: The Concise Story of an Extraordinary Man forms the basis of this fascinating presentation, which deals with Darwin’s life, family, influences and significance to science and western thought.
An open invitation to see Professor Tim Berra of Ohio State University and biographer of Charles Darwin, speak at Embiggen Books on Thursday the 13th of October at 6.30pm. Places are limited to 50, so email or call quickly to reserve a seat.
RSVP to events at embiggenbooks dot com or call us on 03 9662 2062.”