Do you want to hear more about the book? Below you find a list of Brexit-related talks Danny gave in 2019. You can find information about Danny’s upcoming talks on his website at 


17.01.2019: “Talk hosted by York University Students” The Ron Cooke Hub, University of York, York.

26.01.2019: “Book discussed along with poverty and progress" at the Wilberforce Society Conference, University of Cambridge.

29.01.2019 (6pm): St Peter's Presents: "Rule Britannia - Brexit and the end of empire" (Danny Dorling and Sally Tomlinson), The Chapel, St Peter's College, New Inn Hall Street, Oxford OX1 2DL.

30.01.2019 (5pm): "Brexit, Demography, Geography and the British”, Oxford Geographical Association Lectures, St Edwards's school, Woodstock road, Oxford.


2.02.2019: “The Marshall Society Convergence conference for schools”, University of Cambridge.

8.02.2019 (2.40pm): "Rule Britannia Brexit and the End of Empire”, South Hampstead High School.

8.02.2019 (7.30pm): "Brexit and the end of Empire" (Danny Dorling Speaking) The Wansted Tap, 352 Winchelsea Rd, London E7 0AQ.

11.02.2019 (7pm): LRB bookshop book launch: Sally and Danny both speaking on: "Brexit and the end of Empire". Ticketed event, London Review Bookshop, 11 Bury Place, London, W1A2JL.

12.02.2019 (7.30pm): "Connections: Global Inequality, the British Empire and Brexit” Talk hosted by Global Justice, Oxford, Oxford Town Hall.

14.02.2019 (11am): "What’s going on? From the British Empire to Brexit and beyond” Cheney School, Oxford.

15.02.2010 (2.40pm): “Inequalities  past, present and future: From the British Empire to Brexit and beyond” Pate’s School, Cheltenham.

15.02.2019 (7pm): "What does Brexit tell us about ourselves - and what will happen now”, Cheltenham Labour Party, Cheltenham.

20.02.2019 (12.30pm): “Brexit and the End of Empire / Brexit og endalok breska heimsveldisins", Háskóli Íslands/University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland.

28.02.2019 (7.30pm): “Rule Britannia” Lansdown Hall and Gallery, Stroud.


2.03.2019 (3.30pm): "How the legacy of the British Empire led to the Brexit attempt and what it tells us about ourselves," Danny Dorling and Sally Tomlinson” Malvern Festival of Ideas, Malvern.

4.03.2019 (12.40pm): "Inequality and what Brexit teaches us about the British” Lady Eleanor Holles School, South-West London.

7.03.2019 (7.30pm): "Rule Britannia, Danny Dorling speaking on Brexit and the end of Empire, Frome.

11.03.2019 (6pm): "What Brexit told us about the British - The Guernsey Oxford Lecture” St James Concert and Assembly Hall, College Street, Guernsey.

14.03.2019: “Rule Britannia: Brexit and the end of Empire” Quarter-house Arts centre, Folkestone.

16.03.2019: “Rule Britannia: Brexit and the end of Empire” Calstock Arts - The Old Chapel, Calstock, Cornwall.

20.03.2019: “Inequality and what Brexit teaches us about the British”, Spring Conference of the RGS/Dorset GA held at Talbot Heath, Rothesay Rd, Talbot Woods, Bournemouth BH4 9NJ.

26.03.2019:  "Rule Britannia: Brexit and the end of Empire”, The Ropetackle Centre, Shoreham-by-Sea.

29.03.2019: "Inequality, Brexit and the End of Empire”, Danny Dorling and Sally Tomlinson, joint talk, London School of Economics.


6.04.2019: "Rule Britannia: Brexit and the end of Empire”, Sally Tomlinson and Danny Dorling, joint talk, Cambridge Literary Festival.

25.04.2019: "Time for the truth: We ‘left’ the EU because of Hampshire.”, University of Winchester and then Skeptics in a Pub events, Winchester.

30.04.2019:  "Families and Food in Hard Times in three European countries, contribution to event”, Thomas Coram Research Unit, UCL Institute of Education, University College London.


5.05.2019: "Rule Britannia: Brexit and the end of Empire”, Brighton Komedia Studio, Brighton.

15.05.2019: “Public Lecture on Brexit”, University of Keele, 15th of May

16.05.2019: “Public lecture: What Brexit teaches us about Britain” University of Liverpool.

26.05.2019: “Brexit - Sally Tomlinson and Danny Dorling, joint Talk, Hay Festival.

Other past talks:

In 2018 talks that helped gathering ideas for this book were given in Bath, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Cardiff, Changchun, Cheltenham, Coventry, Dublin, Durham, Edinburgh, Eton, Groningen, Guildford, Hay-on-Wye, Hong Kong, Hull, Leamington, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Lough-borough, Manchester, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northampton, Ottawa, Oxford, Portsmouth, Sheffield, Stoke-on-Trent, Swansea, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth, Winchester, and York.

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