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.

  • 14th February 2019

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    Explore TRUE LOVE this Valentine's Day with Salon LIVE at the Tate Modern.

    Emotion historian and author the brilliant Dr Tiffany Watt Smith talks us through the power of Schadenfreude – and explains why enjoying the pain and failures of others can be the purest love of all. Honestly!

    Then sit back and take advice from the award-winning, greatest UK based French comedian, Marcel Lucont who will take to the Salon stage for the very first time giving his advice on love and answering your innermost questions on all problems of the heart.

    Truth is, anyone who has ever fallen in love will have experienced all the symptoms of psychiatric madness. Psychologist, Dr Frank Tallis will explain why love itself is a form of madness - the subject of his book The Incurable Romantic.

    February 14th – Terrace Bar, Tate Modern - Doors 7pm. Tickets are £15 or why not become a member?

     

Salons Past

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    CXIX

    Let's Get...Physical Intelligence

    15th Jan 2019

    Want to start 2019 more focused and productive? Want to do more, stress less and live more happily? So - join us as we kick-start the Salon year with physical intelligence . . .
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    CXVIII

    We Are All Original

    22nd Nov 2018

    Original Sins. What’s yours. Social Media? One more drink? Box sets? The Science of Sin brings together the latest findings from neuroscience research to shed light on the . . .
  • CXVII

    CXVII

    Be More Pirate

    12th Nov 2018

    Sam Conniff Allende is a multi-award winning serial Social Entrepreneur, and co-founder and former CEO of Livity, the youth-led creative network. Conniff Allende has mentored . . .
  • CXVI

    CXVI

    Why we're highly suggestible, always wrong and how friends can cure us.

    25th Oct 2018

    Ever wondered why you are so open to suggestion? Dr Devin Terhune, the Goldsmiths' Psychology academic leads the world's research into hypnosis and the brain. He'll be on the . . .

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