Professor Simon Conway Morris FRS
Professor Simon Conway Morris's Gifford lecture series 'Darwin's Compass: How Evolution Discovers the Song of Creation' explores the seeming direction of evolution and the emergence of intelligence, and ponders whether mind might have existed before matter
Simon Conway Morris FRS, holds an ad hominem chair in Evolutionary Palaeobiology in the University of Cambridge. He will deliver a Series of Gifford Lectures in the University of Edinburgh in 2006 - 2007.
Lecture Series Theme: Darwin 's Compass: How Evolution Discovers the Song of Creation
Dates: 19, 20, 22, 26, 27 February, 1 March 2007, 5.15pm
Venue: Playfair Library, Old College, South Bridge