Talks and Lectures

melanieI have given talks and lectures at The Independent Bath Literature Festival, The Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival, The Blenheim Palace Literary Festival at Woodstock, Words by the Water in Keswick, the Dundas Museum in Ontario, Canada, and to history societies and schools. 

If you would like me to talk on an event on any of the following subjects, please contact me.

The History of Tea, Coffee and Chocolate

Secrets in a Dead Fish: The Spying Game in the First World War

Can Onions Cure Earache? Medical Advice from 1769

Melanie KingMedicinal Plants in Georgian Times

Medicine in 18th-century Britain

A Curious History of Death

Is Death the Last Taboo?

Prophets, Seers and Visionaries