SCIENCE & THE ARTS
NEWS AND FUTURE EVENTS
Our Next Event - a Leeds Phil and Lit 'Hot Topic' -
'The Benin Bronzes, Colonial Violence & Cultural Restitution' by Dan Hicks, Professor of Contemporary Archaeology, University of Oxford and author of 'The Brutish Museums', Pluto Press 2020 which was called 'a real game changer' by The Economist.
Thur 24th June 18.30 (please note start time)
Please click here for more details and how to book.
Listen to our other recent talks here:
'Sars-Cov-2 variants - how do they arise, and do we need to worry about them?', Paul Kellam, Professor of Virus Genomics, Department of Medicine, Imperial College, London.
'A history of pigments: from cave painting to the present day ' Dr. Christine Holdstock
‘Edward Jenner - the Man Who Changed the World’ 2020 Priestley Lecture by Professor Gareth Williams, University of Bristol
The Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society, founded in 1819, is today a registered charity dedicated to promoting the advancement of science, literature and the arts in the City of Leeds. To this end it makes grants and provides a range of lectures and other cultural activities.