RSA Events


Society & Culture

The RSA hosts one of the world’s leading public events programmes, delivering over 100 lectures, talks, screenings and debates a year. These events provide a platform for our most exciting public thinkers, and encourage intelligent exploration of today’s most urgent social challenges. Our public programme welcomes speakers from across the world and across disciplines – all united by a belief in the power of ideas to inspire and motivate social change. All of the audio files are recordings of talks in our public events programme.


RSA Chairman’s Annual Lecture

October 10th, 2013

Episode 92 of 494 episodes

In her first public lecture as RSA Chairman Vikki Heywood draws on her professional experience and observations to make a case for how the UK could begin to truly value arts and culture.

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