SUES Lectures

All the events listed are either lectures or talks lasting about an hour.

2021

15 JanuaryThe World of LichensAlan Potter
12 FebruaryMontaigne – The First Modern Man?John Sharp
5 MarchThe Norman KingsPeter Firth
26 MarchThe Rise of the CardinalsPeter Firth

2020

10 JanuaryViolent VolcanoesHazel Clark
6 MarchPharaohs and WarlordsDr. Glenn Godenho
9 NovemberThe Travels of Samuel PepysRoger Mitchell
30 NovemberCelia Fiennes’ Great JourneysRoger Mitchell

2019

12 AprilJane AustenKate O’Leary
26 JulyLuther, Christianity and the Law of Unintended ConsequencesPeter Firth
22 NovemberSouthport’s Nature ReservesDavid Mercer

2018

23 FebruaryPompeiiDr. Paul Lawrence
1 JuneDavid Lewis – Retailer & PhilanthropistJohn Sharp
26 OctoberLife and Death in the Middle AgesPeter Firth

2017

11 FebruaryMoney MattersStuart Sime
4 MarchMedieval Technology in Church HistoryPeter Firth
6 MayJohn Clare: Poet and LoverVal Pedlar
20 JulyShakespeare’s WorldKate O’Leary
14 SeptemberDementiaHazel Fort
9 NovemberIstanbul: Portrait of a CityDr. Paul Lawrence

2016

2 DecemberGold, Frankincense & MyrrhDr. Paul Lawrence