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August
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 1:30pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Hanif Kureishi

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Tue 22 Aug 2017, 3:15pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Liz Lochhead (sold out)

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Tue 22 Aug 2017, 5:00pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Val McDermid

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Tue 22 Aug 2017, 6:45pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Alan Johnson (sold out)

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Tue 22 Aug 2017, 8:15pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Jeremy Paxman (sold out)

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Aug 2017, 3:15pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - John Banville

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Aug 2017, 5:00pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Karl Ove Knausgaard

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Aug 2017, 6:45pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Richard Dannatt

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Aug 2017, 8:15pm Edinburgh International Book Festival - Chris Brookmyre

Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh

Thu 24 Aug 2017, 5:30pm Unlimited: Beyond Tick Boxes, Edinburgh Fringe

Fringe Central (Venue 2), Edinburgh

Sun 27 Aug 2017, 2:00pm Highlights Tour

Manchester Museum, Manchester

Wed 30 Aug 2017, 1:00pm Explore Tunnel: The Archaeology of Crossrail

Museum of London (Docklands)

September
Fri 8 Sep 2017, 6:30pm Commode Wallace furniture by François Linke and his Parisian contemporaries

The Wallace Collection (Furniture), London

Sun 17 Sep 2017, 6:00pm Ham & High Litfest: Marcel Theroux - The Secret Books

JW3 (Theroux), London

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

The Royal Collection (Venetian), London

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, 6:30pm Rosalind Franklin Lecture

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

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, 8:30pm London Literature Festival: Tom Hanks in conversation about Uncommon Type

Royal Festival Hall, 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 Milner Award Lecture

Royal Society (Milner), London

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

The Wallace Collection (Feasting), London

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

JW3 (Baddiel), 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

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

Hampstead Theatre, London

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