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Charles Darwin

Lord Byron

Leonardo Di Vinci

Thomas Paine


Michael directed series one & two of the lectures and travelled to Greece, Italy, France and Camber Sands - to bring back inspiring tales of passion for this BAFTA nominated BBC4 & BBC2 series.

Below there are links to every episode Michael directed - except the Albert Einstein one - and we are trying to rectify that mystery. Must have got left in the back of the cupboard.  Some episodes are now available to download at Mark’s Website.

The Mark Steel Lectures

Sigmund Freud

Isaac Newton

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Mary Shelley

Sylvia Pankhurst