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

Cairo: The Arab Megalopolis

Cairo: The Arab Megalopolis

Aug 3, 2016
Tuesday Morning Lecture

Tuesday Morning Lecture

Aug 2, 2016
Monday Morning Lecture

Monday Morning Lecture

Aug 1, 2016
Middle East Update

Middle East Update

Jul 27, 2016
Thursday Afternoon Lecture

Thursday Afternoon Lecture

Jul 21, 2016
Profound and Staggering: The Potential Impact of the Discovery of Planets around Other Stars on Religion

Profound and Staggering: The Potential Impact of the Discovery of Planets around Other Stars on Religion

Jul 18, 2016
Friday Morning Lecture

Friday Morning Lecture

Jul 15, 2016
Wednesday Morning lecture

Wednesday Morning lecture

Jul 13, 2016