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Friday, February 17 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gallifreyan Cultural Studies 101

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We have more information than ever before on the people and planet of Gallifrey — be it in the show, the audios, the novels, etc. — so we’re going to take a good long look at it all and make some sense out of it. What kind of society really holds itself to such lofty ambitions as the Time Lords? Why would such an advanced society have technological dropouts, or be so interested in prophecies? And how would the Doctor grow up in a barn?

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Robert Smith?

Robert Smith? is a professor of disease modelling at the University of Ottawa. Using mathematics, he studies infectious diseases such as HIV, malaria, human papillomavirus, neglected tropical diseases and zombies. He has published 13 books on academia and pop culture (including "Who's 50", "Who is the Doctor" and the Outside In series), is the author of almost 100 academic publications, is a winner of a Guinness World Record for his work on... Read More →

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Friday February 17, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
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