Upcoming lectures

Past lectures are available to download in audio and video - access via the links in the left-hand menu.

The Tendency of Utopia to Disappoint: Digital technologies and Future Hopes

Wednesday 29 November from 18:30 until 20:00
Fulton A, Fulton Building, Refectory Rd, Falmer, Brighton BN1
Professorial Lecture
Caroline Bassett, Professor of Media Communications

This lecture explores the connections between digital media technologies and future hopes.


Feelings at Work in Modern Britain

Wednesday 6 December from 18:30 until 20:00
Chowen Lecture Theatre, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex BN1 9PX
Professorial Lecture
Claire Langhamer, Professor of Modern British History

Focus on the perspectives of ordinary workers, explores feelings about work, feelings at work, feeling as work and the impact of work on feeling


Iron Age Memory vs Roman Metaphor; re-reading the archaeology of a client kingdom.

Thursday 25 January from 19:00 until 20:30
Fulton Building Lecture Theatre A
University of Sussex Archaeological Society Lectures
Gordon Heydon

This lecture reassesses the impact of imperial Rome on landscape and material culture, and the annexation of the Hampshire/Sussex client kingdom.


Holocaust Memorial Day at Sussex 'The Power of Words’

Wednesday 7 February from 13:30 until 17:30
The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, University of Sussex, Gardner Centre Road, BN1 9RA
Holocaust Memorial Day

This annual event, organised by the Centre for German-Jewish Studies, will take place in the afternoon of Wednesday 7 February 2018.



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The Sussex Lectures are coordinated by the Development and Alumni Relations Office as part of a programme of activities aimed to promote Sussex's excellent research and teaching, and to provide opportunities for our alumni and friends to celebrate and support this work.