Speaking Engagements

I give a variety of talks on my books, art history, Charles Dickens, travel writing, the history of London and a wide number of other subjects. I can also tailor talks to suit a certain audience or occasion. Please contact me or my speakers’ agency to find out more.

I am represented by The Speakers Agency and Women Speakers

The Speakers Agency
Suites Five
The Old School House
57 High Street
Leicestershire LE67
Tel: +44 (0)1530 263221
Fax: +44 (0) 1530 267360

To find out more, go to www.thespeakersagency.com or www.womenspeakers.co.uk or contact me to make a booking enquiry.

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Forthcoming engagements include: 

12 May 2014, The Ruskin Society
Ruskin, Dickens & the Pre-Raphaelites

15 May 2014, Wisbech Festival
Princess Louise and Octavia Hill

22 May 2014 Private Tour of the Tate Britain, London

28 May 2014, Indiana University in London (private)
Women, Costume & Character in the London Theatre

28 May 2014 Private Tour of the V&A, London

30 May 2014 Private Tour of the Tate Modern, London

14 June 2014 Private Tour of the Charles Dickens Museum, London

17 May 2014 Private Tour of the Tate Modern, London

6-11 July 2014, W&L university, Lexington, Va
Alumni Conference on Charles Dickens

17 July 2014, Loyola university, Chicago
International Dickens Fellowship Conference on Charles Dickens

25 July 2014, Buxton Festival
10.30am The Mystery of Princess Louise

12 September 2014, The Curbar lecture
Calver Village Hall, Derbyshire
Tickets available from All Saints Church
The Mystery of Princess Louise

8 October 2014, Princeton Club, London
7pm Katey: The Artistic Dickens

15 October 2014 Greyfriars Ladies’ Luncheon Club
Lizzie Siddal: The Original Supermodel

17 October 2014 Valentine’s Mansion, Essex
2.30pm Katey: The Artistic Dickens

25 October 2014 National Portrait Gallery
Weekend course on William Morris and his Legacy,
this is co-taught with artist Andy Pankhurst
Please book via the National Portrait Gallery

3 November 2014, Venue TBA, London
6.30pm A special talk in aid of Spark Inside
More info to be announced soon. Find out more about Spark Inside:

4 November 2014 Dulwich Picture Gallery
10.30am Elizabeth Fry – prison reformer

13 November 2014 National Portrait Gallery
7pm Moustaches, Whiskers & Beards – a talk for Movember

18 November 2014 Summerleaze Gallery, Tisbury
11.30am William Morris & his Legacy

11 December 2014 Leicester Ladies’ Luncheon Club
The Story of A Christmas Carol

18 December 2014 Kensington Central Library
Dickens and Christmas

20 December 2014 Wendover Library
Dickens and Christmas

14 April 2015 Norwich Ladies’ Luncheon Club
March, Women, March: Voices from the Women’s Movement

15 April 2015 The Black Country Museum
The Mystery of Princess Louise

24 July 2015 Dickens Fellowship Conference, Bristol
Charles Dickens and Italy

21 December 2015 Cardiff Ladies’ Luncheon Club
The Story of A Christmas Carol

© Lucinda Hawksley 2014. Last updated 28 June 2014.