Named Lecture Series
Category:Ideas & The Future
'The aim of the 21st Century Challenges series ... is to improve public understanding of, and engagement with, some of the key issues likely to affect our lives and society in the coming years and thereby aid people in making their own informed decisions and judgements on these issues.'
Extensive series of video and audio transcripts.
Royal Geographical Society
Lecture held every 2-3 years: 'Registration is not required for this event. Seats will be allocated on arrival'.
Category:Literary Study & Research
'Please come and support the event. Admission free. Refreshments provided.'
D'Arcy Thompson Lecture Theatre, Tower Buildings, University of Dundee, City of Dundee, DD1 4HN, Scotlandwww.armitstead.org.uk
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'The Armitstead Trustees seek to continue the aims of Baron Armitstead, who wished to improve the breadth and depth of knowledge of the people who live in, what is now termed, Tayside. He devised his series of Armitstead Illustrated Lectures to meet this end and to entertain those who attended the series also. The Trustees offer a programme of lectures each autumn in Dundee to carry on the tradition initiated by Baron Armitstead.' Friday evenings at 7.30 pm. Open to all.
Category:Education For All
>>> Annual Lectures
Organize an annual Frank Glendenning Lecture which 'seeks to promote the high quality and variety of work involving older people that Frank himself espoused throughout his long and creative working life ... The lecture is open to the public and is free to attend'.
Frank Glendenning Lecture
Category:Arts Study & Research
'A series of six public lectures which explore a specific theme related to the visual arts'.
University of Bristol
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'The Beckly Social Services Lecture takes place every year, as one of the fringe events at the Methodist Conference.'
'Addressing the burning issues of today which are shaping the economies and business environments of the future. Lectures are FREE but places are limited. You can register for more than one lecture.'
University of Liverpool
Category:Psychoanalysis & Psychotherapy
>>> Lecture Programme
Monthly morning Public Lectures which are 'open to anyone with an interest in depth psychology and aim to make the original ideas of Jung more widely accessible and to provide a friendly and informal forum for the ongoing development of Analytical Psychology. The organising committee needs and encourages the support of interested individuals who wish to play an active part in shaping the future of this lecture series. Attending the lectures is an important first step in this direction'.
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Organize the Churchill Lecture Series: need to book.
Imperial War Museum | Military History Channel
Category:Literary Study & Research
Usually four lectures held in Lent Term: 'They are open to all, with no ticket required.'
Trinity College Cambridge
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Occasional celebrity lectures. Typically: '£15 including a glass of wine. Pre-booking required'.
Category:The Humanities in General
>>> Public Lectures and Events
'The College organises a wide range of public lectures, including the Gifford, Northern Scholars, Munro and Inaugural lectures.'
Gifford Lectures | Munro Lectures | Northern Scholars Lectures
University of Edinburgh
Annual memorial lecture held every March in honour of Hodgkin's work: 'No reservation needed - all welcome.'
University of Oxford | Somerville College
Have organized a series of monthly lectures on Wednesdays at 2.00 pm running from October to March: 'Admission is open to all.' However, at the time of Review [14 February 2015] could not discover details of any current series of lectures ...
Category:History of Buildings
'A series of lectures covering a number of conservation issues, offering an opportunity to learn more about, and debate, philosophical, practical, legislative and technical matters ... No entry charge to lecture, everyone welcome.'
Dundee University | Town and Regional Planning | Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland | Dundee Historic Environment Trust
Monthly lectures, Wednesday evenings. Admission is free but by ticket only.
York St John University | York Minster | Joseph Rowntree Foundation
'The Edinburgh Lectures were launched in 1992 as part of a programme of events celebrating the UK’s Presidency of the European Union which culminated in the European Summit held in Edinburgh in December that year.'
School of Lifelong Education and Development, University of Bradford, Bradford, BD7 1DP, Yorkshire and the Humberwww.brad.ac.uk/community-partnerships/news-and-events/lecture-series/
'In partnership with Bradford District Faiths Forum, the University has established the "Faith and the City" programme which is a series of hard hitting, thought provoking and intellectually challenging talks and performances aimed at sparking dialogue, discourse and debate amongst the communities of Bradford. The programme is led by speakers who are critiques in the broad field of religion, faith and politics.'
University of Bradford | Bradford Districts Faiths Forum
Have organized The Ferguson Lectures, 'a series of public lectures and forums launched in October 2006 to provide opportunities for people to meet discuss and ponder on a wide range of contemporary topics. All events take place in The Ferguson Building, an impressive new facility named after an eminent former pupil Professor John Ferguson to commemorate his outstanding contribution to education'. Monthly during term; usually Wednesdays at 4.00 pm: 'Entry is free but places do need to be booked in advance.'
Bishop's Stortford College
Category:Writers & Writing
'The speaker for the annual George Orwell lecture series is selected in turn by the Department of English and Humanities and the Department of Politics. The subject of the lecture is left to the speaker, on the proviso that the topic should have been of interest to Orwell. The lecture is funded by the George Orwell Memorial Fund and is held in November every year.' Site also usually lists other Orwell-related events.
Birkbeck University of London | The Orwell Prize
Description of upcoming Gifford Lectures at the Universities of Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Glasgow, and St Andrews.
Some video and audio recordings available.
Category:Law & Society
'Hamlyn Lectures are normally delivered in the autumn and the annual Hamlyn Seminar, which marks the publication of the lecture, is usually held in London in the following spring.' Usually held Novermber - December.
University of Exeter Law School | Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
Annual Lecture held at the University of Sheffield, usually in the first or second weeks of December. Enquire about attendance.
University of Sheffield | Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
'The Hook Lectures are jointly organised by Leeds Church Institute, Leeds Minster, and Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Leeds. They bring together faith communities, the university and the city by addressing themes related to public life and the common good.'
Leeds Minster | Leeds Parish Church | Leeds Church Institute | Department of Theology and Religious Studies | University of Leeds