SCIENCE & THE ARTS
NEWS AND FUTURE EVENTS
Our next lecture:
Was Beethoven's Ninth Symphony a mistake...??? Richard Wagner certainly thought so - find out more from Professor Julian Rushton, School of Music, University of Leeds on 28th January 7.30pm - click here for more details...
If you missed the recent Priestley Lecture - ‘Edward Jenner - the Man Who Changed the World’ by Professor Gareth Williams, University of Bristol, you can watch it on You Tube by clicking here - with news breaking each week about vaccines against Covid-19, last year's Priestley Lecture has never been more timely - and not to be missed!
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.