John Julius Norwich
Lectures & Appearances
JJN is a regular lecturer on art-historical, architectural and musical subjects in Britain, Europe, North America and Australia and on cruises. Subjects include The Art and Architecture of Venice, The Art and Architecture of Byzantium, the Mosaics of Ravenna, The Antiquities of Turkey, Nineteenth-Century Venice, Rudyard Kipling, The Architecture of Religions, The English Country House and The English Parish Church.
He is a regular speaker at lunches and dinners, and frequently performs readings of selections from his Christmas Crackers. In 2006 he gave one-man shows nightly at the Jermyn Street Theatre, and in 2007 at the Gate, Notting Hill, with readings interspersed with songs at the piano.