FREE Gresham College Lectures


Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - Thursday, 30 May 2019

Booking is open for Professor Graham Johnson's lecture on piano accompaniment, the Unacclaimed Accompanist, and booking opens at 10am on Monday 15 April for Dr John Guy's June lecture on Sir Thomas Gresham, with research from his new book. 


Leonardo's Salvator Mundi

Professor Martin Kemp

6 pm, Weds 1 May, Museum of London


The Child and Medical Treatment

Jo Delahunty QC and Dr Imogen Goold

6 pm, Thurs 2 May, Barnard's Inn Hall


The Unacclaimed Accompanist

Professor Graham Johnson

6 pm, Tues 7 May, Mercers' Hall

*Reservations required*


Gresham's Exchange

Professor Stephen Alford

6 pm, Weds 8 May, Museum of London


Jesus, Hitler and the Abolition of God

Alec Ryrie

6 pm, Thurs 9 May, Museum of London


Digital Listening

Tom Service

6pm, Mon 13 May, Museum of London


Is There Danger Ahead With AI? (Debunking Superintelligence)

Yorick Wilks

1 pm, Tues 14 May, Museum of London



The Cockney Romantics

Jonathan Bate

6 pm, Tues 14 May, Museum of London


Staying in Touch With Patients 
(Why Touch Matters In Medicine)

Roger Kneebone

6 pm, Weds 15 May, Museum of London


Energy and Matter at the Origin of Life

Professor Nick Lane

6 pm, Mon 20 May, Museum of London


Prokofiev's War and Peace

Marina Frolova-Walker

1 pm, Tues 21 May, Museum of London


Exploring Earth from Space

Jacqueline McGlade

6 pm, Tues 21 May, Museum of London


The Limits of Our Knowledge

Joseph Silk

1 pm, Weds 22 May, Museum of London


The Changing Impact of Infections

Christopher Whitty

6 pm, Weds 22 May, Museum of London


Creativity: Can Computers Cut It?

Richard Harvey

6 pm, Tues 28 May, Museum of London


Toothpaste, Custard and Chocolate: Mathematics Gets Messy (London Mathematical Society annual lecture)

Professor Helen Wilson

6 pm, Weds 29 May, Museum of London


Aristotle's Lyceum 
(The First University?)

Edith Hall

1 pm, Thurs 30 May, Barnard's Inn

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