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At UEA we pride ourselves on a varied calendar of public events, which make our groundbreaking research engaging and accessible to all. Click through the links below to revisit some of our previous events:


Watch our most recent events again below:


'Et tu, brain?' Healthy ageing and dementia

Prof Michael Hornberger, Norwich Medical School


UEA London Lecture: Speaking of Writing

with Joe Dunthorne, Emma Healey, Naomi Woods and Prof Andrew Cowan


Pop music and the disabled body

Prof George McKay, School of Art, Media and American Studies


The power of frustration: pioneering clean hydrogen energy

Prof Gregory Wildgoose, School of Chemistry


God matters to us all

Rt Hon Prof Charles Clarke (Former Home Secretary)


I'm okay, you're okay: religion in the public square

Prof Lee Marsden, Head of School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies


Faith and British politics

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi (former Minister of State for Faith and Communities)

and Aaqil Ahmed (BBC Head of Religion and Ethics)


Maximising potential through occupational therapy and education

Prof Nicola Spalding, School of Health Sciences


Greenhouse gases and bioenergy: theologians and radicals have a laugh while Martians eat metals

Prof David Richardson, Vice-Chancellor


'Please sir, I want some more': food and hunger in Victorian Britain

Prof Emma Griffin, School of History