Virtual Talks on demand
All past virtual talks are available on our YouTube channel here. Find playlists of themed talks below:
- Benjamin Franklin | Franklin in Portraits
- 18th Century History
- Ben’s Book Club author talks
- US Politics
Upcoming Virtual Events
Digital Book Launch: The Howe Dynasty by Julie Flavell
Tuesday 24 August 2021, 12pm ET/5pm BST. Register here.
Join us for a very special digital book launch and Q&A with Julie Flavell to celebrate her newest book The Howe Dynasty: The Untold Story of a Military Family and the Women Behind Britain’s Wars for America. Find out more here.
Ben’s Book Club: Thomas Jefferson’s Idea of a University with Andrew O’Shaughnessy
Wednesday 15 September, 12pm ET/5pm BST. Register here.
This month we will be talking to Dr Andrew O’Shaughnessy about his book “The Illimitable Freedom of the Human Mind,” Thomas Jefferson’s Idea of a University’ which tells story of how Thomas Jefferson developed his ideas for education in early America and how these ideas continue to have relevance to public education in the United States to this very day. Find out more here.