The RSA Animate series is a unique way of illustrating and sharing the world-changing ideas from the RSA's free public events programme.
RSA animations, short films and event videos
Whether you have an hour to spare or just a few minutes, you’ll find a huge variety of formats and topics to stimulate and engage. Choose from edited highlights or full-length replays of talks and debates from the public programme, short videos presenting new RSA ideas, projects and research, as well as creative animations from our iconic RSA Animate and Shorts series.
Tiffany Dufu offers a new perspective on why the women’s leadership movement has stalled, Dufu urges women to embrace imperfection, to expect less of themselves and more from others.
Acclaimed cognitive scientist Steven Sloman argues that we survive and thrive despite our mental shortcomings because we live in a rich community of knowledge.
David Goodhart argues that a populist politics of culture and identity has successfully challenged the traditional politics of Left and Right.
Hear about what Rutger Bregman is currently reading, who inspires him, and how success is often down to having a boring private life!
Leading political economist Ann Pettifor explains how democracies can reclaim control over money production.
Internationally bestselling author Steven Johnson argues that novelty and wonder are powerful drivers of world-shaping technological change.
Hear about what brings Steven Johnson happiness, who inspires him, what he's most curious about and lots more!
Danish psychologist and media sensation Svend Brinkmann argues that too much self-help has atomized society and made us ill.
Sensational leadership guru Simon Sinek argues the case for the much-maligned millennial generation, and suggests ways we can harness their unique abilities for the common good.
We are living in an age of anger: from American 'shooters' and ISIS to Trump, from a rise in vengeful nationalism across the world to racism and misogyny on social media. Pankaj Mishra discusses how and why we got to this ...