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Public Lectures

Our Public Lecture Series offers you the chance to hear from a range of high profile and successful speakers, with an emphasis on some of our key areas of research work.

Each lecture is free to attend and offers the opportunity for you to put your questions to the speakers.
If you have any questions, please email Lorna West on or call 01494 603 002.

Past public lectures can be viewed on the YouTube playlist below:


2016 Past Lectures

Dr Lars Mosesson, Senior Lecturer and Head of Graduate Studies in Law at Bucks New University.
Tuesday 8 March 2016

In this public lecture, Dr Lars Mosesson explored some of the constitutional issues surrounding the EU referendum.

Reactivating the post-industrial landscape of North Staffordshire and its associated histories through contemporary art practice
Wednesday 27 January 2016

Speaker: Professor Neil Brownsword, Professor in Ceramics and Glass at Bucks New University
Chair: Professor Jake Kaner, Head of Research, Faculty of Design, Media & Management

2015 Past Lectures

Roma migration in the past and nowadays
Thursday 3 December 2015

Speaker: Professor Elena Marushiakova, funded under the Leverhulme Distinguished Visiting Scholars Scheme
Chair: Professor Margaret Greenfields, Professor of Social Policy at Bucks New University and Director of the Institute of Diversity Research, Inclusivity, Communities and Society (IDRICS)

Transforming Women's Justice
Tuesday 16 June, 2015 

Speaker: Juliet Lyon CBE, Director of The Prison Reform Trust
Chair: Lorraine Watkins-Mathys, Dean, Faculty of Design, Media & Management, Bucks New University

The General Election 2015:
The constitutional issues and what they mean for us
Tuesday 21 April 2015

Speaker: Dr Lars Mosesson, Senior Lecturer and Head of Graduate Studies in Law at Bucks New University
Chair: Ian Plover, Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Bucks New University

Mystery and magic: learning and teaching in art and design
Wednesday 21 January 2015

Speaker: Prof Alison Shreeve, Head of School of Art and Design at Bucks New University
Chair: Prof Ruth Farwell