The Fair Intellectual Club

Episodes

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01An Encounter With Mr Newton2016110320161110 (BBC7)
20161111 (BBC7)
In pre-enlightenment Edinburgh, the Fair Intellectuals lead Newton to the laws of gravity.

Lucy Porter's sitcom set in pre-enlightenment Edinburgh.

02A Rendezvous With Mr Voltaire2016111020161117 (BBC7)
20161118 (BBC7)
The young ladies teach Voltaire the value of free speech and new uses for broom handles.

Lucy Porter's sitcom set in pre-enlightenment Edinburgh.

03An Encounter With Mr Handel2016111720161124 (BBC7)
20161125 (BBC7)
The scholarly secret society inspires Mr Handel's latest hit on Edinburgh's Calton Hill.

Lucy Porter's sitcom set in pre-enlightenment Edinburgh.

04A Sojourn With Mr Swift2016112420161201 (BBC7)
20161202 (BBC7)
Jonathan Swift unwittingly creates his masterpiece with the aid of the secret society.

Lucy Porter's sitcom set in pre-enlightenment Edinburgh.

05An Engagement With Mr Hogarth2016120120161208 (BBC7)
20161209 (BBC7)
Portraits and Poteen delight the Fair Intellectuals when Mr Hogarth comes to Edinburgh.

Lucy Porter's sitcom set in pre-enlightenment Edinburgh.

06A Fling With Mr Franklin2016120820161215 (BBC7)
20161216 (BBC7)
Ben Franklin arrives in a thunderstorm and wins the Fair Intellectuals' hearts and minds.

Lucy Porter's sitcom set in pre-enlightenment Edinburgh.