Journey from Castlemik to Caracas, the Highlands to Haiti, and Edinburgh to Egypt, via Switzerland, Sierra Leone and San Quentin Prison, to discover how words can change your life, and our world. Lucy Turner's energizing and entertaining talks take you to the beautiful places, and fascinating people, who introduced her to the power of words. Previous talks sold out several times over; others left standing-room only. Subscribe today at the bottom of this page to receive notification of upcoming appearances in 2023.

Language for a better life - past events

Google LondonTalks: The Power of Words

The Melting Pot - Scotland's Centre for Social Innovation

Global Gathering – Scottish-International Storytelling Festival


Edinburgh International Science Festival

Edinburgh International Science Festival