McMaster University

Search

Explore


Named Lectures and Prize and Presidential Addresses by Bertrand Russell

YEAR

LECTURE(S) / ADDRESS

VENUE

PUBLISHED AS

1960
19 Apr.
Sonning Prize address Copenhagen University "Old and Young Cultures" (in Fact and Fiction)
1958
28 Jan.
Kalinga Prize address UNESCO House, Paris "The Role of Science in Education" (B&R C58.07)
1955
6 Oct.
Silver Pears Cyclopaedia Trophy speech London [5 sentences quoted] (B&R D55.04)
1955
9 Jan.
Henriette Hertz Trust Lecture on a Master Mind British Academy, London "John Stuart Mill" (in Portraits from Memory; CPBR 28)
1954
4 May
Hermon Ould Memorial Lecture P.E.N. English Centre, London "History as an Art" (in Portraits from Memory; CPBR 28)
1951
1 Nov.
Matchette Foundation lecture Purdue University, West Lafeyette, Indiana "The Physical Con-ditions of Thinking" (as "Mind and Matter" in Portraits from Memory; CPBR  11)
1950
11 Dec.
Nobel Prize address Stockholm "What Desires Are Politically Important" (in Human Society in Ethics and Politics)
1950
14-16 Nov.
Matchette Foundation Lectures (3) Columbia University, New York The Impact of Science on Society
1950
11 Nov.
Spencer Trask Lecture Foundation Princeton University, Princeton, NJ "Mind and Matter"
1950
27 Oct.-1 Nov.
Florence Purington Lectures (5, 2 public) Holyoke College, South Hadley, Mass. "Is Mathematics Purely Linguistic?", "When Is an Opinion Rational?", What Desires Are Politically Important", "Living in an Atomic Age", "The Good and Harm Done by Dogmatic Ideologies"
1950
17 Jan.-21 Feb.
Charles Beard Lectures (6) Ruskin College, Oxford The Impact of Science on Society
1949
29 Nov.
Lloyd Roberts Lecture Royal Society of Medicine, London "Can a Scientific Society Be Stable?" (in The Impact of Science on Society)
1948-49
26 Dec.-30 Jan.
The Reith Lectures BBC Third Programme Authority and the Individual
1948
23 Nov.
Sir Halley Stewart Lectures (1 of) BBC, London "Values in the Atomic Age" (B&R B98, The Atomic Age)
1946
23 Oct.
National Book League Lecture London Philosophy and Politics (in Unpopular Essays; CPBR 11)
1945
10 Nov.
Henry Sidgwick Memorial Lecture Newnham College, Cambridge University Physics and Experience (in Human Knowledge)
1940
4 Oct.-
20 Dec.
William James Lectures (12) Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. An Inquiry into Meaning and Truth
1937
4 Nov.
Presidential address to Aristotelian Society London "On Verification" (in CPBR 10)
1936
17 Oct.
Presidential address to Union of Educational Institutions Birmingham "The Future of State Education" (in CPBR 21)
1936
14 Jan.
Earl Grey Memorial Lecture Armstrong College, Newcastle upon Tyne Determinism and Physics (in CPBR 10)
1932
21 Oct.
Presidential speech to P.E.N. London [fragment of a sentence] (B&R D32.01)
1926
15 Oct.-
3 Dec.
Tarner Lectures (8) Trinity College, Cambridge The Analysis of Matter
1923
10 Oct.
Presidential address to Students' Union London School of Economics "The Need for Political Scepticism" (in Sceptical Essays; CPBR 9)
1922
24 Mar.
Conway Memorial Lecture London Free Thought and Official Propaganda (in Sceptical Essays; CPBR 15)
1914
18 Nov.
Herbert Spencer Lecture Oxford University Scientific Method in Philosophy (in Mysticism and Logic; CPBR 8)
1914
5 May
Stanley Woodward Lecture Yale University "The World of Physics and the World of Sense" (Our Knowledge of the External World, Ch. 4)
1914
16 Mar.-
9 Apr.
Lowell Lectures (8) Boston Our Knowledge of the External World
1912
4 Nov.
Presidential address to Aristotelian Society London "On the Notion of Cause" (in Mysticism and Logic; CPBR 6)
1911
30 Oct.
Presidential address to Aristotelian Society London "On the Relations of Universals and Particulars" (in CPBR 6)
 

Contact Us | Terms of Use & Privacy Policy
Website by Kenneth Blackwell. Last updated, 23 September 2016