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September
Sun 24 Sep 2017, 12:00pm Wigtown Book Festival: Kevin Toolis - My Father's Wake: How the Irish Teach Us to Live, Love & Die

Wigtown Book Festival (Toolis), Wigtown, Newton Stewart

Sun 24 Sep 2017, 3:00pm Wigtown Book Festival: Tiffany Jenkins - Keeping Their Marbles

Wigtown Book Festival (Jenkins), Wigtown, Newton Stewart

Sun 24 Sep 2017, 4:30pm Wigtown Book Festival: Antonia Bolingbroke-Kent - Land of the Dawn-lit Mountains

Wigtown Book Festival (Kent), Wigtown, Newton Stewart

Thu 28 Sep 2017, 6:00pm Deaf and Dauntless - the Portrayal of Disability in Norse Sagas and early Celtic Literature

Manx National Heritage, Douglas, Isle of Man

Fri 29 Sep 2017, 8:00pm Dr John Cooper Clarke & Special Guests Toria Garbutt and Mike Garry

University of Hull

October
Wed 4 Oct 2017, 4:00pm Melvyn Bragg: in conversation

Hull Central Library, Hull

Fri 6 Oct 2017, 8:00pm Sara Pascoe

Hull Central Library, Hull

Sun 8 Oct 2017, 7:30pm Will Self: How Was Your Day?

Hull Central Library, Hull

Mon 9 Oct 2017, 6:00pm Docklands at War

Museum of London Docklands (War)

Wed 11 Oct 2017, 1:00pm Canaletto and his Venetian contemporaries

The Royal Collection (Venetian), London

Wed 11 Oct 2017, 5:30pm Hidden in Plain Sight - Celebrating Nursing Diversity

Royal College of Nursing (Diversity), London

Thu 12 Oct 2017, 7:00pm When Words Are Not Enough

Watershed (RCN Event), Bristol

Fri 13 Oct 2017, 2:30pm Highlights Tour

The Wallace Collection (Highlights), London

Fri 13 Oct 2017, 7:00pm London Literature Festival: Letters to the Next Century

Southbank Centre (Letters), London

Mon 16 Oct 2017, 7:30pm London Literature Festival: 2017 Man Booker Prize Readings

Royal Festival Hall (Man Booker), London

Tue 17 Oct 2017, 7:30pm Keir Starmer in conversation with Jo Coburn

JW3 (Starmer), London

Thu 19 Oct 2017, 10:00am Act For Change: Widening the lens

National Theatre (Dorfman Theatre) , London

Thu 19 Oct 2017, 6:30pm Why do some people become psychopaths?

The Royal Society (Franklin), London

Fri 20 Oct 2017, 7:30pm London Literature Festival: Philip Pullman - La Belle Sauvage

Royal Festival Hall (Pullman), London

Sun 22 Oct 2017, 4:00pm London Literature Festival: Annie Leibovitz - Portraits 2005-2016

Royal Festival Hall (Leibovitz), London

Sun 22 Oct 2017, 7:30pm London Literature Festival: Nelson Mandela - The Presidential Years

Royal Festival Hall (Mandela), London

Mon 23 Oct 2017, 7:30pm London Literature Festival: Karl Ove Knausgaard - Autumn

Royal Festival Hall (Knausgaard), London

Thu 26 Oct 2017, 6:00pm Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?

Wellcome Collection (Design), London

Sun 29 Oct 2017, 7:30pm London Literature Festival: Letters of Sylvia Plath: 1946-56

Royal Festival Hall (Plath), London

Tue 31 Oct 2017, 6:30pm Russia in Revolution: An Empire in Crisis, 1890-1928

British Academy, London

November
Wed 1 Nov 2017, 6:00pm The City is Ours

Museum of London (City)

Wed 1 Nov 2017, 7:00pm Rafael Moneo - Soane Annual Lecture

The Royal Institution, London

Wed 1 Nov 2017, 8:30pm London Literature Festival: Tom Hanks in Conversation about Uncommon Type

Royal Festival Hall, London

Sat 11 Nov 2017, 11:00am Work in Focus: The Bride Stripped Bare by her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass)

Royal Academy of Arts , London

Thu 16 Nov 2017, 10:00am Annual Diversity Conference (Main Hall)

Royal Society, London

Tue 21 Nov 2017, 1:00pm Armour Without Borders: Eastern Weaponry in the European Armouries

The Wallace Collection (Armour), London

Wed 22 Nov 2017, 6:30pm How can a computer understand what is happening in a video?

Royal Society (Milner), London

Thu 23 Nov 2017, 5:30pm Confessions of a male nurse

Royal College of Nursing (Male Nurse), London

Mon 27 Nov 2017, 6:00pm Pleasure Gardens tour

Museum of London (Pleasure Gardens)

December
Tue 5 Dec 2017, 1:00pm Medieval Feasting Tour

The Wallace Collection (Feasting), London

Tue 5 Dec 2017, 5:30pm Think critically about gender

Royal College of Nursing (Gender), London

Thu 7 Dec 2017, 7:30pm Jewish Comedy Festival: The Jewish Joke

JW3 (Baddiel), London

Thu 14 Dec 2017, 1:30pm Curator's introduction to Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia

British Museum, London

Thu 14 Dec 2017, 6:30pm The inaugural RCN Foundation Lecture: Better Mental Health - the Beyond Words approach

Royal College of Nursing (Care), London

Thu 14 Dec 2017, 7:00pm Feeling Sound: Evelyn Glennie in conversation with Colin Blakemore

British Library , London

January 2018
Thu 18 Jan 2018, 7:30pm Cell Mates

Hampstead Theatre, London

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