Annual Lectures

Each year the PSA hosts both a public lecture and an academic lecture to encourage and develop wider interest in the study of politics. A number of free tickets are offered to PSA members as part of our membership package and members of the public can purchase tickets. Details of past and upcoming lectures can be found below.

Annual Public Lecture 2017

'Russia's Place in the World' with Bridget Kendall MBE

The British Library, Tuesday 2 May 2017. 

For further details, including how to register, please click here

Annual Academic Lecture 2016

'Another World is Inevitable: Mapping UK General Elections' with Danny Dorling, chaired by Carolyn Quinn (BBC)

The British Library, Monday 28 November 2016

Visit Danny Dorling's website for a full sound recording of the lecture and a slideshow of maps!

Annual Public Lecture 2016

'Is Shakespeare Always Political?' Glenda Jackson in conversation with Michael Billington - chaired by Professor Liz Frazer

The British Library, Monday 20 June 2016