Talks for Schools

Arrangements can made for American Studies lecturers to give talks to schools - free of charge - on their specialist subject areas.

Talks AvailableSpeaker

The Idea of America
(30 or 60 minutes)

Professor Martin Halliwell (Key Stage 4-5)

American Poetry
(60 minutes)

Mr Nick Everett (Key Stage 5)

Youth in American Literature
(30 or 60 minutes)

Dr Sarah Graham (Key Stage 4 + 5)

The US Civil Rights Movement
(60 minutes)

Dr George Lewis (Key Stage 5)


The US and the Vietnam War
(60 minutes)

Dr Andrew Johnstone (Key Stage 5)


The American Presidency
(60 minutes)

Dr Alex Waddan (Key Stage 5)

The Hollywood Western
(60 minutes)

Dr Guy Barefoot (Key Stage 5)

Slavery in the United States
(60 minutes)

Dr James Campbell (Key Stage 5)

For further information please contact:

Centre for American Studies
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester, LE1 7RH


Phone: 0116 252 2587

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