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Guest speakers

Our celebrated speakers have been carefully selected for their knowledge of the art, history, archaeology, architecture, wine and cuisine of the areas we visit. Their informative and enlightening talks will entertain you and bring to life the history of the remarkable civilisations and cultures of the Mediterranean and the Far East.

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Graham

graham barker

   Roman Historian and Numismatist Lecturing on:
Prof Roderick

prof roderick beaton

   King’s College London Lecturing on:
MARTIN

martin biddle

   OBE, FBA, Emeritus Professor, University of Oxford Lecturing on:
Prof Jeremy

prof jeremy black

   MBE, University of Exeter Lecturing on:
Claire

claire bloom

   CBE, Actress Lecturing on:
Dr Robert

dr robert bradnock

   King’s College London Lecturing on:
Dr Francis

dr francis broun

   Art Historian Lecturing on:
Prof Trevor

prof trevor bryce

   Emeritus Professor, University of Queensland Lecturing on:
Dr Laurence

dr laurence carter

   Ancient Historian Lecturing on:
Dr Peter

dr peter cattermole

   Planetary Geologist/Volcanologist Lecturing on:
Simon

simon chaplin

   Director of Culture and Society, Wellcome Trust Lecturing on:
Prof Robin

prof robin cormack

   Courtauld Institute of Art, London Lecturing on:
Canon Dr Anne

canon dr anne davison

   Historian of Comparative Religion, NADFAS Accredited Lecturer Lecturing on:
John

john ducker

   The Wine Education Service Lecturing on:
Hugh

hugh ellwood

   Architect and Artist, NADFAS Accredited Lecturer Lecturing on:
Dr Karen

dr karen exell

   UCL Qatar Lecturing on:
Hendrika

hendrika foster

   Art Historian, NADFAS accredited speaker Lecturing on:
Angus

angus graham-campbell

   Eton College Lecturing on:
Denise

denise heywood

   Journalist & Lecturer, NADFAS Accredited Lecturer Lecturing on:
Gillian

gillian hovell

   Archaeologist, NADFAS Accredited Lecturer Lecturing on:
Philip

philip hurst

   International Law & World Affairs Lecturing on:
Jasleen

jasleen kandhari

   Expert on South Asian Art & Textiles, NADFAS accredited lecturer Lecturing on:
Prof David

prof david kennedy

   University of Western Australia Lecturing on:
Dr Thomas

dr thomas mannack

   The Classical Art Research Centre, Oxford Lecturing on:
Peter

peter mawby

   Wildlife lecturer, ornithologist and research ecologist Lecturing on:
Maggie

maggie mcnie

   The Institute of Masters of Wine Lecturing on:
James

james morwood

   Wadham College, Oxford Lecturing on:
Prof Alexander J.

prof alexander j. motyl

   Rutgers University, Newark Lecturing on:
John

john osborne

   Classicist, NADFAS Accredited Lecturer Lecturing on:
Prof Jonathan

prof jonathan phillips

   Royal Holloway, University of London Lecturing on:
Bob

bob porter

   Brandenburg Choral Festival of London Lecturing on:
Dr David

dr david price-williams

   University of London Lecturing on:
Prof Sandy

prof sandy primrose

   MBE BSc PhD Lecturing on:
Ernest

ernest rea

   Broadcaster Lecturing on:
Dr Paul

dr paul roberts

   Keeper of Antiquities at Ashmolean Museum,
NADFAS Accredited Lecturer
Lecturing on:
Dr. Joyce

dr. joyce salisbury

   Professor Emerita of History, University of Wisconsin Lecturing on:
Dr Angela

dr angela smith

   Art Historian, NADFAS accredited speaker Lecturing on:
The Very Reverend Victor

the very reverend victor stock

   Lecturing on:
Adam

adam tanner

   Harvard University Lecturing on:
Gaynor

gaynor vaughan-jones

   Radio & TV Producer Lecturing on:
Rachel

rachel ward

   Expert on Islamic Art, NADFAS Accredited Lecturer Lecturing on:
Dr Candace

dr candace weddle

   Anderson University, South Carolina Lecturing on:
Prof Brian

prof brian williams

   University of Aberdeen Lecturing on:
Dr John

dr john wreglesworth

   Independent Scholar Lecturing on: