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September
Thu 5 Sep 2019, 7:00pm From Buggery to Bridal-showers? LGBTQ+ Human Rights Post-Stonewall (Fulbright Lecture)

British Library, London

Thu 5 Sep 2019, 7:30pm Richard Ayoade: Ayoade on Top

Royal Festival Hall, London

Sun 8 Sep 2019, 2:00pm Malorie Blackman in Conversation

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Sun 8 Sep 2019, 7:30pm Sara Pascoe: Sex, Power, Money

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Tue 10 Sep 2019, 7:00pm Ramachandra Guha: Why a new Life of Gandhi?

British Library, London

Sat 14 Sep 2019, 1:00pm Africa Utopia - Sport: The Power and Price of Protest

Royal Festival Hall, London

Sat 14 Sep 2019, 2:45pm Africa Utopia - History: Memory and Consciousness

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Sat 14 Sep 2019, 4:30pm Africa Utopia - Fashion: The Battle Continues

Royal Festival Hall, London

Sat 14 Sep 2019, 6:15pm Africa Utopia - Beauty - It's a Shady Business

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Sat 14 Sep 2019, 7:30pm Africa Utopia - Letters Live

Royal Festival Hall, London

Sun 15 Sep 2019, 1:00pm Africa Utopia - Black behind the lens

Royal Festival Hall, London

Sun 15 Sep 2019, 4:30pm Africa Utopia - Music: The Music that Made Us

Royal Festival Hall, London

Thu 19 Sep 2019, 6:00pm Misbehaving Bodies at the Wellcome Collection

Wellcome Collection, London

Fri 20 Sep 2019, 6:30pm Food: Bigger Than the Plate

V&A, London

Sun 22 Sep 2019, 7:30pm Richard Dawkins: An Argument for Atheism

Royal Festival Hall, London

Mon 23 Sep 2019, 6:00pm The Joy of Sex Beyond 70

Royal College of Nursing, London

Mon 23 Sep 2019, 7:00pm Banned Books Week: Walled In

British Library, London

Wed 25 Sep 2019, 7:30pm Antoni Porowski: Queer Eye in the Kitchen

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Wed 25 Sep 2019, 7:30pm Louis Theroux in Conversation

Royal Festival Hall, London

Mon 30 Sep 2019, 7:30pm Lenny Henry in Conversation

Royal Festival Hall, London

October
Sat 5 Oct 2019, 2:00pm Ilkley Literature Festival - Gyles Brandreth: Dancing By the Light of the Moon

King’s Hall & Winter Garden, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Sat 5 Oct 2019, 5:00pm Ilkley Literature Festival - Mark Radcliffe: Crossroads

King’s Hall & Winter Garden, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Sat 5 Oct 2019, 8:00pm Ilkley Literature Festival - Alastair Campbell

King’s Hall & Winter Garden, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Sun 6 Oct 2019, 7:30pm Celeste Ng in Conversation

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Sat 12 Oct 2019, 6:00pm Durham Book Festival - A Room of One’s Own: Elif Shafak, Suzanne Moore and Kerry Hudson

Gala Theatre , Durham

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 11:00am Durham Book Festival - Chris Mullin: The Friends of Harry Perkins

Gala Theatre , Durham

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 1:30pm Ilkley Literature Festival - Suzanne Fagence Cooper: Why Ruskin Matters

Ilkley Playhouse Wharfeside Theatre, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 2:00pm Jung Chang: Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister

Gala Theatre , Durham

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 3:30pm Ilkley Literaure Festival - Ossian Ward: How to Experience the Old Masters

Ilkley Playhouse Wharfeside Theatre, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 5:30pm Ilkley Literature Festival - Richard King: The Music of the British Landscape

Ilkley Playhouse Wharfeside Theatre, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 7:30pm Durham Book Festival - Colm Tóibín: Brooklyn

Gala Theatre , Durham

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 7:30pm Ilkley Literature Festival - Toby Faber: Faber & Faber – The Untold Story

Ilkley Playhouse Wharfeside Theatre, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 7:30pm 2019 Booker Prize Readings

Royal Festival Hall, London

Sat 19 Oct 2019, 1:30pm d/Deaf Republic: Poets on d/Deafness

Purcell Room, London

Sat 19 Oct 2019, 2:00pm Jung Chang: Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Sat 19 Oct 2019, 7:30pm Nikesh Shukla and Chimene Suleyman: The Good Immigrant USA

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Mon 21 Oct 2019, 7:30pm Nikki Giovanni in Conversation

Royal Festival Hall, London

Tue 22 Oct 2019, 7:30pm From The Tattooist of Auschwitz to Cilka's Journey

Royal Festival Hall, London

Wed 23 Oct 2019, 7:30pm Brett Anderson: Afternoons with the Blinds Drawn

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Thu 24 Oct 2019, 7:30pm Jeffrey Boakye & Nels Abbey in Conversation

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Sun 27 Oct 2019, 7:00pm Anthony Daniels: My Life as C-3PO

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

November
Mon 25 Nov 2019, 7:30pm Malcolm Gladwell: Talking to Strangers

Royal Festival Hall, London

December
Sun 1 Dec 2019, 7:30pm Nadiya Hussain: Finding My Voice

Royal Festival Hall, London

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