The Sussex Lectures

Experience one of our engaging public lectures. From law to medicine and the arts to the sciences, you'll find something to inspire you.

The Sussex lectures provide an opportunity for our world-class academics and renowned guest speakers to share their research with staff, students and the wider community. These lectures are open to the general public and are free to attend.

These public lectures promote our excellent research and teaching, and provide opportunities for the wider community to come and experience academia. You can sign up to receive information about our lectures below.

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Watch our public lectures online

You can watch some of our previous lectures here. All of our lectures open in YouTube or an MP3 file.

LectureSpeaker
First Light with the James Webb Space Telescope
Dr Stephen Wilkins
How can understanding bee behaviour improve crop pollination?
Dr Beth Nicholls
Smart Justice: Policing in the Digital Age
Prof Richard Vogler
Why you should talk to strangers
Dr Gillian Sandstrom 
'Black At Sussex'
Gavin Mensah-Coker and Valerie Kporye
Activism in Arts C: From AFRAS to Global Studies
Prof Anke Schwittay
Ask the Experts: Discussion on Kindness
Claudia Hammond and panellists
Breaking Free from State Capture 'How youth, leadership and integrity can chart the best future for Africa'
Dr Mo Ibrahim, Baroness Valerie Amos, 
Prof. Liz David-Barrett and Pamela Wadi, chaired by Prof. Robert Barrington
Issues in Criminal Justice Lecture 2022
Dame Vera Baird QC
Discussion of the film ‘Masel Tov Cocktail’ - Holocaust Memorial Day 2022
Arkadij Khaet and Judy Ironside MBE
Hella Pick CBE interview for Holocaust Memorial Day at Sussex 2022
Hella Pick CBE and Professor Ivor Gaber 

View all of our lectures in our archive



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