SUES Lectures

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


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


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


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


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


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


2 DecemberGold, Frankincense & MyrrhDr. Paul Lawrence