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.

Events

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  • XCV

    XCV

    Salon London Presents CARING, Sharing, Daring.

    16th Mar 2017

    Salon London’s Caring, Daring, Sharing spring series takes a lateral look at how we can use our power and our privilege differently and we begin with ‘Caring’ on the 16th March at the wonderful Hospital Club. First up . . .
  • XCIV

    XCIV

    'Transmission'

    2nd Feb 2017

    February’s Salon is ‘Transmission’ about the communication of ideas. We present our live event to review the 300 Salon sessions from 2016 and look forward to 2017. We’ve co-curated this Salon with the award . . .
  • XCIII

    XCIII

    Magic

    17th Nov 2016

    This November, Salon London brings you MAGIC, the final installment in the 2016 autumn series. What is the mind really capable of when it comes to health, and is it a kind of magic? From placebos to hypnosis, and from social . . .
  • XCII

    XCII

    Music

    20th Oct 2016

    This October, Salon London grapple with 'MUSIC', so relax with a sharpener as Amy Spray brings to life her groundbreaking research in the University of Liverpool' department of psychological sciences. She’ll prove that you do . . .
  • XCI

    XCI

    Memory

    22nd Sep 2016

    Salon London is so pleased to welcome Adam Rutherford (star of science on screen, author of Wellcome Trust prize shortlisted ‘Creation’) to explore the collective memory of the human race. He will steer us through the landscape . . .
  • LC

    LC

    I-Spy

    5th May 2016

    I-Spy with Salon London. Who’s Hacking Who? Millennials, you’ll have to trust us, once upon a time it was as easy as having a quiet word with ‘lads’ in IT to stop anyone else looking at your email.  But now . . .
  • LXXXIX

    LXXXIX

    D.I.Y.

    7th Apr 2016

    Salon Does Some DIY Lost in Devices? Dr Tom Chatfield is on hand to help us DIY our own lives – to dig down to our reasons for living the way we do, to see if there could be better ways to spend our time on earth.  As one of . . .
  • LXXXVIII

    LXXXVIII

    A.I.

    3rd Mar 2016

    Salon does artificial intelligence. Transhumanism.  Can you Afford to Live Forever? Many people are banking on living forever, driven by the prediction the technology enabling us to upload our consciousness to a machine will be . . .
  • Salon LXXXVII

    Salon LXXXVII

    For Your Consideration

    4th Feb 2016

    Our Salon to celebrate The Transmission Prize for the communication of ideas is always the grandest Salon of the Year, as is it dedicated to bringing to life the ideas that captivated the hearts and minds of our audiences in 2015.  . . .
  • LXXXVI

    LXXXVI

    Studio 54

    3rd Dec 2015

    To celebrate the end of the Salon year we're delving deep in to Studio 54, the high glamour night club that defined the New York disco scene of the late 70s.  If you've ever wanted to arrive at a Salon on horse back, or wearing . . .