News Releases

REF NO.: 114

SUBJECT: Noted sociologist to visit and lecture at Memorial University
DATE: Jan. 26, 2004

Liz Stanley, who currently holds a research chair in sociology at the University of Newcastle, will deliver the 2004 Henrietta Harvey Lecture in February. Dr. Stanley previously was chair of sociology at the University of Manchester in the UK, and has been editor of Women's Studies International Forum, Sociology, Auto/Biography and founding editor of Sociological Research Online. On Tuesday, Feb. 3, Prof. Stanley will give the Henrietta Harvey Lecture, titled From the Perimeter of Memorial Spaces: Post-memory, Land Acts and Public Commemoration of the Concentration Camps of the South African War. Her lecture begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Donald Cook Recital Hall, located in the School of Music on Memorial's St. John's campus. The lecture will be followed by a wine and cheese reception in the foyer. All are welcome to attend and there is no admission charge.

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