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June 2017

What Every Woman Wants

June 6, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
What Every Woman Wants: a view from the Ancient World by Isabel Raphael Summer Programme talks. Doors Open at 7.30pm for 8pm start – £5 on the door.     Find out more »

A History of the Shops in Highgate

June 13, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A history of Highgate shops, by Marc Haynes & HLSI archive team Find out more »

An Evening with Will

June 20, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An Evening with Will by Tim Adès with Eve Pearce Doors open at 7.30pm for 8pm start, £5 on the door Find out more »
September 2017

At the Existentialist Café: freedom, being & apricot cocktails

September 26, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sarah Bakewell, writer and biographer One day, at the Bec-de-Gaz cafe in Paris around the turn of 1933, three young friends sat drinking apricot cocktails and discussing a new philosophical method from Germany called phenomenology.   “You see Find out more »
October 2017

Voices of the Great War: before and after Passchendaele

October 3, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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The World New Made: figurative painting in the 20th century

October 10, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Timothy Hyman, RA, figurative painter, writer, curator, author of The World New Made: Figurative Painting in the Twentieth Century.  In this richly-illustrated talk, Timothy Hyman will assemble those often-marginalised artists who, although aware of Find out more »

Mozart and the Autobiographical Fallacy

October 17, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Matthew Head 17 October Professor of Music, King’s College London Find out more »

From Balfour to Blair: empire and its legacy in the Middle East

October 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
From Balfour to Blair: Empire and its Legacy in the Middle East  The conflicts and crises of today’s Middle East are rooted in the colonial past. On the centenary of the Balfour Declaration – in which Britain pledged to support the creation in Find out more »

Bitten by Witch Fever: wallpaper and arsenic in the Victorian home

October 31, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Bitten by witch fever Find out more »
November 2017

Stephen Myers – The Fleet, a Lost River: Can it be Revived?

November 7, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Victorians Undone: tales of the flesh in the age of decorum

November 14, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Kathryn Hughes Find out more »

Discussing Climate Change: why so toxic?

November 21, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
John Hines Memorial Lecture Find out more »

In Search of My Father

November 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Keggie Carew Find out more »
December 2017

The Tunnel through Time: history revealed by Crossrail

December 5, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Gillian Tindall Find out more »

Exile in Norwood: the disappearance of Émile Zola

December 12, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Aslam Lecture, with Michael Rosen Find out more »
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