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

  • Jason Hickel

    Jason Hickel

    The Divide

    Jason Hickel is an anthropologist at the London School of Economics and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He is originally from Swaziland and spent a number of years living with migrant workers in South Africa, studying patterns of . . .
  • Jessica Fellowes

    Jessica Fellowes

    The Devil You Know

    Jessica Fellowes is an author and freelance journalist. She is currently writing 'The World of Downton Abbey', based on the hit ITV series, to be published by HarperCollins in September 2011. Jessica's next book is 'The Devil You Know: . . .
  • Jo Berry

    Jo Berry

    What lies beyond retribution?

    Jo Berry has worked for over 10 years to resolve conflict around the world. Sixteen years after her father was killed by an IRA bomb, Jo first met with the man responsible, Pat Magee. Her preparedness to try to understand him opened a path . . .
  • Joanna Ellis

    Joanna Ellis

    Big Ideas

      Joanna Ellis joined The Literary Platform’s consultancy arm in March 2012 and works with its clients on business development and organisational change, content strategy and partnership building. Previously she was . . .
  • John Foster

    John Foster

    Psychological Drama

    John Foster teaches screenwriting at the Media School of Bournemouth University, the London School of Film, Media & Performance and the American School at Regent’s College, London. He is visiting lecturer at University . . .
  • John Higgs

    John Higgs

    Innovation

    John Higgs is a writer who specialises in finding previously unsuspected narratives, hidden in obscure corners of our history and culture, which can change the way we see the world. His aim is to write “Like Bill Bryson with a more . . .
  • John McHugo

    John McHugo

    Arab Spring

       John McHugo brings over 40 years’ experience of the region to this book. He graduated in Arabic at Oxford in 1973 then won a research scholarship in Islamic History at the American University in Cairo which was . . .
  • John Paul Flintoff

    John Paul Flintoff

    Conversations That Change Everything

    Former associate editor of the Financial Times, now a writer for the Sunday Times) and faculty member of the School of Life, John Paul's books include Sew Your Own (wonderful, amazing, funny, inspiring, moving & utterly brilliant, they . . .
  • Julian Baggini

    Julian Baggini

    Future You.

    Julian Baggini is the author of several books, including Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind (Granta), Complaint (Profile), The Ego Trick (Granta) and most recently The Shrink and . . .
  • Juliet Russell

    Juliet Russell

    Scratch Orchestra, Vocal Acrobatics, Voices That Move Us.

    A singer, songwriter and vocal coach, Juliet is co-founder of Salon and the award winning Sense of Sound; a music company that creates and produces amazing ways to celebrate singing. She has coached Grammy award winners and X-Factor . . .

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