Lectures on the History of the Olympics at Queen Mary's University - Munich 1972 - Postponed as lecturer stranded in USA!
The remarkable history of the Olympics will be revealed in a new lecture series, starting at Queen Mary, University of London on 9 February 2010.
“The modern Olympics offer athletes an unprecedented chance to attain international fame, and host nations a unique platform to showcase themselves to the world,” explains the series organiser, Professor Miri Rubin, of the Department of History at Queen Mary.
Mega Events and Housing Evictions - A Lecture by Dr.Kris Olds
SFU Harbour Centre, Fletcher Challenge Theater,
Monday, January 21st 7pm-9pm
Dr. Kris Olds is a former Vancouverite who has worked for the City of Vancouver. One of his earliest studies on the impact of hallmark events and housing was Expo 86.