An Intimate History Of Humanity

Theodore Zeldin

An Intimate History Of Humanity

Essential reading for humans.

The Hidden Pleasures of Life

Theodore Zeldin

The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future

Will reveal the autobiography in you.

The Amber Fury

Natalie Haynes

The Amber Fury

Amber Fury - not to be confused with Amber Furries.

  • 30th June 2017

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    Listed in the UK Festivals by the Sunday Times and the Guardian, picked by The Independent as the ‘place to revel in nature and discuss big ideas’, Salon London’s Rural Retreat takes place from 30 June – 2 July in the stunning lakeside Capability Brown landscaped grounds in Warwickshire, bringing to life the biggest and boldest ideas from art, science, psychology and philosophy with immersive talks and experiences.   

    Partnered with the Univeristy of Warwick for 2017, speakers include BBC and ITV historian, Dr Michael Scott; psychologist Philippa Perry; renegade economist, Kate Raworth; acclaimed philosopher Roman Kznaric and the award-winning author, Helen Oyeyemi.

    2017’s theme is Truth or Dare as festival goers of all ages are invited to get involved, with everything from wine tasting to cabaret, immersive theatrical and visual banquets, extreme song lyric bingo, rave yoga and wild swimming.

    Find out more here

    Day tickets from £65. Weekend tickets from £120.

Salons Past

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    XCIX

    Salon London at Hay Festival

    31st May 2017

    Byte the Book and Salon London are in residence at Hay Festival on the 31st May and are organising a meet up for fans of the festival.  If you're in Hay as a . . .
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    Salon London at 12 Hay Hill

    25th May 2017

    We'll be at 12 Hay Hill on 25th May for a one-off special event with organizational psychologist and New York Times bestselling author, Dr Tasha Eurich. Do you . . .
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    XVCII

    Caring, Sharing, DARING

    4th May 2017

    We’ll be returning to the Hospital Club on 4th May for the final instalment in the 2017 Spring Series, 'Caring, Sharing, Daring'. Mike Childs, Head of Policy and Research . . .
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    Salon London Presents SHARING

    20th Apr 2017

    We’re back on 20th April to take a look at SHARING as part of our ‘Caring, Daring, Sharing’ Spring series: exploring how power and our privilege can be used . . .

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