Dippy: Talkative Tuesdays

From 20 July 2021
Dippy (c) Trustees of the Natural History Museum
Talkative Tuesdays is a series of 7pm talks, lectures and discussions inspired by Dippy’s visit to Norwich.

The talks schedule is below - for the full details and to book tickets see the events page on our Dippy microsite.


Tuesday 20 July
Evolution and Scripture
Speaker: The Revd Dr Ernest Lucas

Tuesday 27 July
The Light Ages: Ingenious Science in Medieval Monasteries
Speaker: Seb Falk

Tuesday 3 August
What has Dippy got to do with Climate Change?
Speakers: Dr Jim Graham, Amanda Fox and Elena Judd

Tuesday 10 August
Norfolk’s Deep History Coast
Speaker: Dr David Waterhouse

Tuesday 17 August
Wild Landscapes of Norfolk: Past, Present and Future
Speaker: Nick Acheson

Tuesday 24 August
Who was Dippy?
Speaker: Prof Ben Garrod

Tuesday 31 August
The Dinosaurs Rediscovered
Speaker: Prof Mike Benton

Tuesday 7 September
Of Dinosaurs and Dragons: The Awakening of Wonder
Speaker: Malcolm Guite

Tuesday 21 September
Dinosaurs, Evolution and Religion
Speaker: Dr Nick Spencer

Tuesday 28 September
COP26: cop out or a way to cope?
Speaker: The Bishop of Norwich, the Rt Revd Graham Usher

Tuesday 5 October
Adam Sedgwick: Saint or Sinner?
Speaker: Dr Douglas Palmer

Tuesday 12 October
Are we heading for extinction? Humanity and the climate crisis
Speakers: Dr Rachel Carmenta, Prof Robert Nicholls, Prof Jeff Price, Dr Rupert Read and Jean McNeil.

Tuesday 19 October
Concluding Reflections
Speaker: to be confirmed

All talks start at 7pm and entry is via the Dark Entry of the Cathedral's Cloister.
Tickets for each talk cost £5.
For more information and to book tickets, see the events page on our Dippy microsite.