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T E Lawrence 17th Biennial Symposium, RAF Museum Hendon

Friday 20th Sep 2024 - 10:00 am - Sunday 22nd Sep 2024 - 5:00 pm

The 2024 Symposium will be held on 21-22nd September 2024. at a new venue for the Society, RAF Museum Hendon in North London.

This is an exciting new venue for us and of course there are many connections between the war in the air, the RAF and T E Lawrence

The facilities and opportunities at Hendon are first class and the format and programme will be similar to previous symposia, with the usual mix of learned presentations, exhibitions, and an opportunity to explore and experience the archives and exhibits at Hendon.

All details and booking form will be sent out to members when available

The most important gathering organized by the Society in the UK is the Symposium, held every two years. Past speakers have included such eminent names as Jeremy Wilson, Malcolm Brown, Professor John E. Mack, Professor John Adair and Dr Philip O’Brien.

A Call for Papers:

People who are interested in being a speaker at the upcoming T. E. Lawrence Symposium must submit an abstract of about 300 words. Topics must relate to the life of T. E. Lawrence and his world. Please include a brief description of your research as well and a shortened CV.

The submitted abstracts will be reviewed by a sub-committee of the T. E. Lawrence Society. That sub=committee will make recommendations to the Executive Committee of the T. E. Lawrence Society, who will finalize the selection of presenters.

The symposium presentation should run approximately 50 minutes. The presentation will be recorded and will be posted on the T. E. Lawrence Society website.  The speaker will also submit a written version of the presentation at a later date to be published in The Journal of the Society.

Abstracts should be submitted to Kevin Winter, Chairman of the T. E. Lawrence Society. His contact email is [email protected] or  [email protected]

Dates to remember:

July 1, 2023: First date for abstracts to be submitted.

October 15, 2023: Closing date for abstracts.

November 1, 2023: Speakers will be notified by the T. E. Lawrence Society.

September 21-22, 2024: T. E. Lawrence Symposium at RAF Hendon.

For additional questions, please contact Kevin Winter at[email protected] or [email protected]  or consult the T. E. Lawrence Society webpage at www.telsociey.org.uk



Friday 20th Sep 2024 - 10:00 am
Sunday 22nd Sep 2024 - 5:00 pm


RAF Hendon
London, NW9 5LL + Google Map

The international Society for everyone with an interest in the life of T. E. Lawrence