Lectures

The Chautauqua Lecture Platform


10:45 a.m., Monday-Friday, Amphitheater

During Chautauqua Institution’s nine-week summer season, each week’s programs center on a thought-provoking theme. The 10:45 a.m. lecture platform features world-renowned speakers on topics that illuminate the week’s theme. Ideas and opinions are exchanged in an open, challenging atmosphere. Chautauqua's knowledgeable audiences have the opportunity to participate in question-and-answer sessions at the conclusion of each lecture.

Lectures Products

Thursday Morning Lecture

Thursday Morning Lecture

Aug 24, 2017
Tuesday Morning Lecture

Tuesday Morning Lecture

Aug 22, 2017
Friday Morning Lecture

Friday Morning Lecture

Aug 18, 2017
Truth, Trump, and Transformation: The Media Challenge

Truth, Trump, and Transformation: The Media Challenge

Aug 17, 2017
Digital Media in Authoritarian States: Case of Azerbaijan

Digital Media in Authoritarian States: Case of Azerbaijan

Aug 16, 2017
Why is the President Trying to Discredit the American Press?

Why is the President Trying to Discredit the American Press?

Aug 14, 2017
Muscular Civil Dialogue

Muscular Civil Dialogue

Aug 11, 2017
Tuesday Morning Lecture

Tuesday Morning Lecture

Aug 8, 2017
How the Story of Comedy Tells the Human Story of America - A conversation with Stephen J. Morrison, Kliph Nesteroff and Kelly Carlin

How the Story of Comedy Tells the Human Story of America - A conversation with Stephen J. Morrison, Kliph Nesteroff and Kelly Carlin

Aug 4, 2017
Wednesday Morning Lecture

Wednesday Morning Lecture

Aug 2, 2017