Here's Where Mary Berry, Idris Elba, And Kesha Will Be Speaking In Dublin This Year

And there's loads more celebs where they came from...

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Mary Berry, Idris Elba, and Kesha – what do these people all have in common? They're all upcoming guests of the University Philosophical Society in Trinity College Dublin this year. 

The Phil, as it's more commonly known as, is the world's oldest student society, and hosts a variety of household names every year.

But there's so much more where they came from. Are you a fan of any of them?

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Founder of the World Wide Web

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Dean Strang, 'Making a Murderer' Defence Attorney

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Vince Gilligan, Creator of 'Breaking Bad'

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Malorie Blackman OBE, Former Children's Laureate

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Professor Brian Cox, Particle Physicist

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Glen Hansard, Irish Songwriter

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Daniel Axelrod, Obama's Campaign Strategist

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Mary Berry, Food Writer and TV Chef

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David Remnick, New Yorker Editor

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Shonda Rhimes, 'Grey's Anatomy' Creator

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Jessica Chastain, Actress and Film Producer

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Annie Mac, DJ and TV Presenter

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Sean Bean, 'Game of Thrones' Actor

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Idris Elba, Actor, Musician and DJ

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Kesha, American Singer, Songwriter and Rapper

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Mark Ronson, English Musician and Producer

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Pussy Riot, Russian Feminist Punk Rock Protest Group

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Conchita Wurst, Drag Queen and Eurovision Winner 2014

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Ellie Goulding, English Singer and Songwriter

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David Yates, 'Harry Potter' Director

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Audrey Tautou, French Actress and Model

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Irvine Welsh, Author of 'Trainspotting'

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Marjane Satrapi, Graphic Novelist

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Armando Iannucci OBE, Satirist and Director

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John McEnroe, Former Tennis World Number One

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Rosie O' Donnell, Comedian and Actress

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Kristin Chenoweth, 'Glee' Actress and Singer

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Daron Acemoglu, Turkish Economist

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Dr Dambisa Moyo, Global Economist

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But how can you hear all these icons speak?

Simply by becoming a member of the University Philosophical Society! More info on their website which can be found here.

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Written By

Úna Harty

Úna is a Limerick hun who refers to everyone as either gal or pal. Despite the fact that she’s studying Nanoscience she loves a bitta theatre, a bitta writing and a bitta Gaeilge. You’ll find her in The George most nights of the week covered in glitter trying to keep the Harty Party going. Her diet mainly consists of chocolate, pizza and popcorn.

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