july, 2017

7jul2:00 pm- 4:30 pmD’Arcy in the Garden

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Event Details

To celebrate the centenary of the first publication of D’Arcy Thompson’s masterwork On Growth and Form we present four talks on different aspects of his life, work and legacy in science and the arts.

Fordyce Davidson: D’Arcy’s Legacy –Understanding Space and Time in Biology
Edward Small: D’Arcy’s Dundee Days
Neil Paterson: D’Arcy and Darwin –a reappraisal of On Growth and Form
Matthew Jarron: A Sketch of the Universe –D’Arcy’s Artistic Connections

There will be an interval with coffee and discussion and a closing drinks reception. The event is free but please book in advance. Telephone 07931 767 089

Event kindly sponsored by the Friends of the University of Dundee Botanic Garden

Time

(Friday) 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm GMT

Location

University of Dundee Botanic Garden, Education Centre

Riverside Drive, Dundee DD2 1QH

Organizer

University of Dundee Botanic Garden

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