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Birkbeck Inspires

Welcome to Birkbeck Inspires, our free online events, activities and resources programme, which has been designed to inspire learning, provoke thought, and entertain and excite curious minds.

Please see the Birkbeck Inspires videos and podcasts below, covering a wide range of topical issues and academics’ research. 

Follow us on Facebook for regular updates on the series, including the timings for live events, and join in the conversation using #BirkbeckInspires. Keep up to date with the latest news from the College about our research, staff, student and alumni achievements.


Birkbeck's experts provide perspectives on a range of thought-provoking and topical issues, including COVID-19.


The College's community of academics, alumni and students provide practical advice, guidance and suggestions about how to help ourselves and each other, while social distancing.