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The Somme: Can it be Justified?

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Nigel Biggar hosts the second of our WW1 Lectures.

Nigel Biggar is Regius Professor of Moral and Pastoral Theology at the University of Oxford, author of In Defence of War, and an expert in the Christian tradition of 'just war' reasoning.  Other publications include In Defence of War (Oxford, 2013, 2014) and “Right to Fight”, Scottish Review (January 2015).


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Running time approx 1 hour (no interval)

Doors open 6:30pm

Tickets £7 no concessions. Please click on 'Book this event' at the top of the page

All seats unreserved. Tickets also available on the door


Our final WW1 Lecture for 2016 is on Wednesday 9 November.  Lecturer Prof Sir Simon Wessely, Shellshock versus Cowardice on the Somme: The Life & Death of Private Harry Farr.