• 21st March 2019

    CXXIV

    Does your gender affect your intelligence, your capability, your ambition? They’ve been arguing in the (academic) streets about this one. Finally - the results are in – and as our favourite professor of neuro-imaging Gina Rippon will explain – they are pretty explosive for our traditional understanding of the gendered brain.

    Nervous States are the murky new spaces where we respond to information by relying on our feeling about the information rather than grappling with facts. This is a dangerous, uncharted place to be – says Goldsmith’s professor William Davies who will be explaining how and why our feelings are taking over the world.

    How do we reply to a colleague's weird email, react if left on read by your best friend, recover from an accidental like in a deep dive in social? Our work, friendships, and love lives have been changed beyond belief by digital. Wired’s Senior Editor Victoria Turk is to the rescue to restore well-being and decent digital behaviour with her much needed highly entertaining Digital Etiquette.

    Doors open 7pm, 21 March. Covent Garden - venue announced on the day. Tickets are £15 or why not become a member and get access to all Salons in a year?

     

Salons Past

  • CXXIII

    CXXIII

    Burnout: Reasons Why Women are More at Risk and What to Do About It.

    19th Mar 2019

    2019 has been described as the ‘Year of Burnout’ and with symptoms such as emotional exhaustion, imposter syndrome and a reduced sense of accomplishment it's one . . .
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    CXXII

    How To...Family with Philippa Perry

    6th Mar 2019

    We've worked with Philippa Perry since this project was a twinkle in her eye and on March 6th we're so pleased to be the very first to hear her talk about this incredible . . .
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    CXXI

    Transmission Prize 2019

    21st Feb 2019

    Come to see Jamie Bartlett, author of ‘The People Vs Tech’ and ‘The Dark Net’, and Carl Miller, author of ‘The Death of the Gods’ - winners of . . .
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    CXX

    True Love Valentine Salon

    14th Feb 2019

    Singles, doubles, thruples, groups. Salon London wants you this Valentine's Day! Emotion historian and author the brilliant Dr Tiffany Watt Smith talks us through the power of . . .

Beloved Talent

Salon Psyche Specific - Soho House Group

Tell Me . . .

  • Lloyd Bradley

    31st Oct 2013

    Lloyd Bradley

    Author, 100 Years of Black Music in the Capital

    Which record would you love to have made?

    P-Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up) – Parliament

    Your musical  unsung  hero or heroine?

    If I can say a group then Cymande or if not Digital Underground’s Humpty Hump

    Which song is guaranteed to make you dance?

    I Love Music – the O’Jays

    Has a DJ ever saved your life?

    I don’t think so, but deejaying has on a couple of occasions 

    What was the last song you listened to?

    Pass Out – Tinie Tempah