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Lectures, Talks, and Workshops

London is chalk full of free or inexpensive lectures, talks, and workshops on everything from history, to politics, celebrities, climate change... you name it! FIE offers a series of free lectures on interesting or current topics, usually held in the Kensington area. Others charge a small fee and may be outside of the borough or even central London. These are also a great way to explore parts of London you might not regularly go to!

Here's a list of places to look to find something you're interested in.

College Writing Series

This FIE lecture series featuring critics, lecturers is free for all FIE students to attend - the Fall 2017 series will be held on Wednesdays at 2pm – email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details on the location

Conway Hall

Home to leading speakers and artists of the Ethical Society

Gresham College

Institution that offers 130 free lectures to the public each year

Interesting Talks London

Directory of talks at various venues across London

International Students House (ISH)

ISH host a number of events year-round, including a series of talks and workshops

London Jewish Cultural Centre

Conversations, talks, and entertainment delivered by experts in their respective fields

The British Library

Lectures on a number of topics hosted at the national library of the UK

The Mosaic Rooms

Contemporary art gallery and presenting talks and events from and about the Arab world

The Royal Institute of Philosophy

Dedicated to the advancement of philosophy through discussion and research

The Royal Institution

An organization dedicated to scientific education and research