Talks, lectures, panel discussions and book festivals.

13 October, 2018 Culture: who pays? Battle of Ideas, Barbican, London.

14 May, 2018 Revere or Remove? The battle over statues, heritage and history. Intelligence Squared, London. 


24 November, 2017.  Keynote address, Buma Classical Convention, TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht. 

6 November, 2017. Who Owns Culture? National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh.

28 October, 2017 Cultural Appropriation Battle of Ideas, London. 

24 September, 2017. Keeping Their Marbles Wigtown Bookfestival 

19 September, 2017. Who Owns Culture? The Common Guild, Glasgow.  

14-15 September 2017. Museoalan Teemapäivät Finnish National Board of Antiquities, Finland. 

22 June, 2017 Culture and Anarchy at 150: BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking, the University of Sussex, Brighton.

11 May, 2017 The Different Lives of Museum Objects The Common Guild, Glasgow

31 March, 2017. Keeping Their Marbles  Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

24 March, 2017. History, Heritage and Ideology: the Commemoration of Benefactors Institute of Historical Research, London 

18 March, 2017. Why an ancient Mesopotamian tablet is vital to future of learning TedX Square Mile, London

9 March, 2017. The Politics of Repatriation, Glasgow University

1 March, 2017. The Parthenon Marbles: London or Athens? Wadham College Circles’ Debate, British Museum, London

9 February, 2017. Keeping Their Marbles Literary and Philosophical Society of Newcastle

23 November, 2016. Greek Night Folkestone Book Festival

9 & 10 November, 2016. Keynote presentation: The  Use and Abuse of the Past Swedish National Heritage Board, Stockholm

18 October, 2016. On Heritage and its Protection Festa Internazionale della Storia, Bologna

17 October, 2016. Keeping Their Marbles Festa Internazionale della Storia, Bologna

13 October, 2016. Whose Artefacts Are They?  UCL, The Petrie Museum, London

4 October, 2016. Museums in a Global Age London School of Economics

2 October, 2016. The Elgin Marbles: Who Owns Culture? Wimbledon Bookfest

27 September, 2016. Museums, Memories, and Politics CUNY, New York

15 Aug, 2016. Keeping Their Marbles Edinburgh International Book Festival

15 July, 2016. Keeping Their Marbles Buxton Literary Festival

2 June, 2016. Keeping Their Marbles Hay Festival

19 April, 2016. Keeping Their Marbles Birkbeck University

February, 2016.  Keeping Their Marbles OUP