Helen Macdonald, John Campbell, Tom Sutcliffe
On the eve of the announcement of the winner of the 2014 Samuel Johnson Prize, this year’s shortlisted authors gather at the RSA to share and discuss their work.
Most black women are still not being heard in Britain today. And those who do speak out are often punished for using their voices. How do we take up a seat at the table and speak on our own terms?
What does joy look like? Designer Ingrid Fetell Lee exposes the power of ordinary things to create extraordinary happiness, and shows us how to find joy in the world around us.
Trust in politics is dwindling, and authoritarian populists are seizing power around the globe. Renowned academic and author Yascha Mounk argues for radical political reforms that will benefit the many, not the few.