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:


19 May 2017, Auckland Writers’ Festival
5.30pm Charles Dickens and his Circle

27 June 2017 American Women’s Club of London
The 10 Dickens Children

30 June 2017 Wolverhampton Girls’ High School
How Charles Dickens’ Writing Changed Society

12 July 2017 National Portrait Gallery, London (bespoke tour)
Stories from the Gallery
If you would like to arrange a bespoke tour, please get in touch.

19-23 July 2017, International Dickens Fellowship Conference
Charles Dickens and the Pre-Raphaelites

31 July 2017, RNIB Book Group
Charles Dickens and his Circle

3 August 2017, Gerrards Cross Summer School
Artists and Suffragists: Princess Louise and Other Remarkable Women

9 September 2017, Amsterdam Dickens Fellowship
Charles Dickens and his Circle

16 September 2017, Jane Austen House, Chawton
Writing Lives: Workshop

18 September 2017, Richmond Art & More
Bitten By Witch Fever

19 September 2017, Aire & Went Valley LLC (private event)
The Mystery of Princess Louise

24 September 2017, Broadstairs Lit
Harlots & Hangers-On with Hallie Rubenhold

5 October 2017, Warwick Literary Festival
2pm Bitten By Witch Fever

31 October 2017, Highgate Literary and Scientific Institution
8pm Bitten By Witch Fever

7 November 2017, Kingston University MA course
The Author’s Involvement in Social Media

10 November 2017, Summerleaze Gallery, Wiltshire
11.30am Bitten By Witch Fever

16-19 November 2017, Gibraltar Literary Festival
Charles Dickens and his Circle

22 November 2017, University Women’s Club
The Mystery of Princess Louise

15-17 December 2017, Malton, Yorkshire
Malton Dickensian Festival

21 December 2017, National Portrait Gallery
Charles Dickens and Christmas

8 May 2018 Norwich LLC
Lizzie Siddal: Pre-Raphaelite Supermodel



© Lucinda Hawksley 2017. Last updated 3 July 2017.