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Previous Lectures and Events

Annual Symposium in association with the Eccles Centre: 30 Years of Bloomsbury

21 Nov 16

2016 UK Robert H. Smith Lecture: The Intimate History of Democracy and Money in America

24 May 16

War Brides: Reaching for New Lives

3 Mar 13

Queer Homes, Queer Families: A History and Policy Debate

17 Dec 12

Don and dusted: is the age of the scholar over?

7 Oct 09

How Not To Get Ripped Off

19 Jul 06

'Everything in the Garden' - a miscellany

5 Apr 05

DAN PEARSON - Gardens - an Environmental Lifeline?

16 Mar 05

GRETCHEN GERZINA - Frances Hodgson Burnett: A Garden of One's Own

23 Feb 05

ANNA PAVORD - Gardens of the Mind

21 Feb 05

JENNY UGLOW - Gardening and Writing, a Journey through Time

15 Feb 05

ALAN TITCHMARSH - Royal Gardeners

7 Feb 05

JANE OWEN - A Romp through Garden History from 1800

2 Feb 05

FRANCES HARRIS - 'Elysium Britannicum', John Evelyn's Garden

31 Jan 05


24 Jan 05

BRENT ELLIOTT: A History of Garden Magazines

19 Jan 05

Life Stories: His World as I Found It

5 Jul 04

Westminster Abbey

29 Jun 04

The Silk Road to Success: Making It by Design

29 Jun 04

The Silk Road: From Samarkand to Xi’an: the Sogdian Self-Image

28 Jun 04

The Silk Road: Sir Aurel Stein and the Silk Road

28 Jun 04

Life Stories: Memoir, Mourning and Biography

21 Jun 04

The Saul Seminars: What Have Recordings Done To Us?

15 Jun 04

Orange Prize for Fiction Readings

7 Jun 04

The Saul Seminars: A Century of Performance at Wigmore Hall

18 May 04

Life Stories: Who is the Subject of an Autobiography?

17 May 04

Life Stories: The Ends of Life, the Ends of Philosophical Writing

17 May 04

Life Stories: Psychoanalysis and Telling Stories

17 May 04

The Silk Road to Success: The Secret Ingredient of Success

11 May 04

Life Stories: The Unity of Life

10 May 04

London 1945: Life in the Debris of War

4 May 04

Mosaic: Portraits in Fragments

28 Apr 04

The Herbalist

20 Apr 04

The Saul Seminars: The Proms and London Concert Life

20 Apr 04

An evening with Clarissa Dickson Wright

6 Apr 04


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