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.

Speakers

  • Elaine Sciolino

    Elaine Sciolino

    Seduction

      Elaine Sciolino is a Paris correspondent and former Paris bureau chief for The New York Times, writing from France since 2002. She writes the Lumière column for The New York Times’ T Magazine.  In 2010, she was . . .
  • Ella Berthoud

    Ella Berthoud

    Bibliotherapy Live. Standon Calling 2013.

    Ella Berthoud started reading on a journey from Tehran to London, on the parcel shelf of a Wolsey 1300 when she was five. She spent the next thirteen years reading books in inappropriate places, we hear even on trampolines. She studied . . .
  • Ellen Loudon

    Ellen Loudon

    Music Hall

    Existing scholarly literature on music hall has focused on its cultural and historical importance as a music genre. Ellen's work reconsiders music hall as popular performance by focusing on the way in which music hall was performed, how it . . .
  • Flexie Muiso

    Flexie Muiso

    Beatboxing

    Known as Prince Peter Offiong Archibong to his family, Flexie Muiso hit the UK music scene at the tender age of nine as an alto in the local church choir. On leaving school at sixteen he began MCing in his local area of North London and . . .
  • Gavin Francis

    Gavin Francis

    Constitution

    Gavin Francis qualified in medicine from Edinburgh in 1999.  He is the author of three books: True North, Travels in Arctic Europe (2008, 2010), Empire Antarctica, Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins (2012), & Adventures in Human . . .
  • Gill Attrill

    Crime: Truth and Dilemma

    Gill Attrill is a forensic psychologist within the National Offender Management Service (NOMS), the Agency of the Ministry of Justice accountable for prisons and probation. She has been responsible for the national suite of sex offender . . .
  • Grace Dugdale

    Grace Dugdale

    Sexual Identity

      Grace Dugdale studied Molecular Biology and Genetics as an undergraduate and has spent the past four years researching the biological basis of sexual behaviour for her first book 'What Every Girl Needs to Know About Sex'. . . .
  • Greg Mcleod

    Greg Mcleod

    Live Animation

    Greg Mcleod is an award winning illustrator, animator and director with a distinctive hand drawn style and has worked on a wide range of projects including animation, illustration, exhibitions and book covers.  Greg writes and directs . . .
  • Greg Wilson

    Greg Wilson

    Before The Second Summer of Love

    Greg began DJing in 1975 and is one of the most important figures on the UK dance scene. He enjoyed hugely popular early 80's residencies at Wigan Pier and Manchester's Legend, and was the 1st dance music DJ hired for a weekly session at . . .
  • Hayley Quinn

    Hayley Quinn

    The Art of Persuasion

    Hayley Quinn is an internationallly acclaimed author and dating coach. A graduate in english and psychoanalysis she can often be found in print, and on television as a respected expert in the field of maximisng your dating potential.  . . .

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