College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Gifford Lectures

The prestigious Gifford Lectures have been delivered annually since 1888 by distinguished international scholars.


Gifford lectures
Find out more about the Gifford Lectures

2021-22 Gifford Lecture Series: Professor Susan Neiman - Heroism for a Time of Victims

Professor Susan Neiman
Professor Susan Neiman is Director of the Einstein Forum, Potsdam, Germany


Playfair Library
Find out more about the history of the Gifford Lectures


Books in the library
Details of previous Gifford lectures, including lecture abstracts, speaker biographies and recordings, can be found here in our archive section.


Old Telephone
Pending appointment of new Gifford Lectures Secretary