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* Dr Gordon Chancellor talks about Charles Darwin *

Wednesday October 12, 2016 | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Dr Gordon Chancellor talks about Charles Darwin.

Gordon Chancellor is a palaeontologist by training, and is currently a museum adviser based in Cambridge. He has been researching the HMS Beagle voyage of 1831-6 for 35 years, and has made many contributions to Darwin Online, including introductions to Darwin’s Geological Diary, to his geological books Coral reefs, Volcanic islands, South America and Earthworms. Chancellor has recently published ‘Levels of Selection in Darwin’s Origin of Species’ in History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences and is currently working with John van Wyhe on an edition of Darwin’s loose geological field notes from the voyage.

http://darwin-online.org.uk/people/chancellor.html

The event is free to members of The Stamford and District Geological Society. And for visitors a charge of £3 please. You can also apply for membership on the night.

Details

Date:
Wednesday October 12, 2016
Time:
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Event Category:

Organiser

Stamford and District Geological Society
Website:
http://www.stamfordgeolsoc.org/

Venue

Tinwell Village Hall
Manor Lane, Tinwell
Stamford, PE9 3UD United Kingdom
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