Above: The medal of the Chevalier de L’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres is pinned onto Philip Mansel by Bernard Emié, the French Ambassador, on 24 May 2012 at the French Embassy in London.
Below: L to R - Nicky Dunne (Chairman of Heywood Hill), Philip Mansel, the Duchess of Cornwall and Tom Stoppard at the Reading Room of the London Library on 1 May 2012 when Philip was presented with the 2012 London Library Life in Literature Award.
|Photo: Dafydd Jones|
|Prince Abbas Hilmi and Philip Mansel after his lecture in AUC Cairo on ‘Levantine Cities’.|
|How to Understand Turkey: Discussion hosted by the Royal Institution, London, 17 October 2013. The historians Norman Stone and Philip Mansel, Turkish-based journalist Andrew Finkel, and novelist Elif Shafak explored the history of the country, the legacy of Ataturk, and the political situation today.|
|Lecture and reception for ‘Aleppo: the Rise and Fall of Syria’s Great Merchant City’, at the Belgian Embassy, London, 15 March 2016, Philip Mansel, the Belgian ambassador Guy Trouveroy (in grey tie) and friends.|
Philip Mansel receiving the Order of the Crown, Belgian Embassy, London, 10 June 2016
|Philip Mansel with Maya Chehade 13 July 2016 post group discussion ‘Understanding Syria’, with Elif Shafak and Maya Chehade - Waterstones’s, Piccadilly, London - video:|