Surgeon and writer Dr Atul Gawande delivers the 2014 lecture series.
Dr Atul Gawande: The Future of Medicine homepage
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Grayson Perry discusses what makes him an artist and the limits of contemporary art
Grayson Perry: Playing to the Gallery: 2013 homepage
Exploring the importance of man-made institutions in driving change around the world
Niall Ferguson: The Rule of Law and Its Enemies: 2012 homepage
Aung San Suu Kyi and Baroness Manningham-Buller deliver the 2011 BBC Reith Lectures
Securing Freedom: 2011 homepage
Scientific Horizons: Prof Martin Rees on the challenges facing science in the 21st century
Martin Rees: Scientific Horizons: 2010 homepage
A New Citizenship: Professor Michael Sandel lectures on a new politics of the common good
Michael Sandel: A New Citizenship: 2009 homepage
Chinese Vistas: Jonathan Spence delivers a series of lectures about China
Jonathan Spence: Chinese Vistas: 2008 homepage
Series of lectures with economist Jeffrey Sachs, recorded around the world
Jeffrey Sachs: Bursting at the Seams: 2007 homepage
Conductor Daniel Barenboim points a way forward for everyone through music.
Musician and conductor Daniel Barenboim delivers the 2006 Reith Lectures.
Daniel Barenboim: In the Beginning was Sound: 2006 homepage
President of the Royal Academy of Engineering Lord Broers gives the 2005 Reith Lectures.
Alec Broers: The Triumph of Technology: 2005 homepage
Nobel Prize-winning poet and playwright Wole Soyinka delivers the 2004 Reith Lectures.
Wole Soyinka: Climate of Fear: 2004 homepage
Neuroscientist Vilayanur Ramachandran delivers the 2003 Reith Lectures.
Vilayanur S. Ramachandran: The Emerging Mind: 2003 homepage
Philosopher Onora O'Neill delivers the 2004 Reith Lectures.
Onora O'Neill: A Question of Trust: 2002 homepage
Biologist Tom Kirkwood delivers the 2001 Reith Lectures.
Tom Kirkwood: The End Of Age: 2001 homepage
Five speakers give the 2000 Reith Lectures, on the subject of sustainable development.
Respect For The Earth: 2000 homepage
Former director of the LSE Professor Anthony Giddens gives the 1999 Reith Lectures.
Anthony Giddens: Runaway World: 1999 homepage
British military historian and journalist John Keegan delivers the 1998 Reith Lectures.
John Keegan: War In Our World: 1998 homepage
American legal scholar Patricia Williams delivers the 1997 Reith Lectures.
Patricia Williams: The Genealogy of Race: 1997 homepage
Professor of Language and Communication, Jean Aitchison delivers the 1996 Reith Lectures.
Jean Aitchison: The Language Web: 1996 homepage
British architect Richard Rogers delivers the 1995 Reith Lectures.
Richard Rogers: Sustainable City: 1995 homepage
British novelist and historian Marina Warner delivers the 1994 Reith Lectures.
Marina Warner: Managing Monsters: 1994 homepage
Palestinian-American literary theorist Edward Said delivers the 1993 Reith Lectures.
Edward Said: Representation of the Intellectual: 1993 homepage
Professor of genetics Steve Jones delivers the 1991 Reith Lectures.
Steve Jones: The Language of the Genes: 1991 homepage
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks delivers the 1990 Reith Lectures.
Jonathan Sacks: The Persistence of Faith: 1990 homepage
Jacques Darras: Beyond The Tunnel of History: 1989
Jacques Darras: Beyond The Tunnel of History: 1989 homepage
Professor of Russian History Geoffrey Hosking delivers the 1988 Reith Lectures.
Geoffrey Hosking: The Rediscovery of Politics: 1988 homepage
English composer Alexander Goehr delivers the 1987 Reith Lectures.
Alexander Goehr: The Survival of The Symphony: 1987 homepage
Serving judge Lord McCluskey delivers the 1986 Reith Lectures.
John McCluskey: Law, Justice and Democracy: 1986 homepage
Economist David Henderson delivers the 1985 Reith Lectures.
David Henderson: Innocence and Design: 1985 homepage