Friday 26 September 2014, Rob Lyons

New podcast: ‘Opera: are we all invited?’

Does opera, or any other ‘difficult’ art form, by definition need to be held to different standards of accessibility than popular culture?

Monday 22 September 2014, David Bowden

Battle of Ideas 2014: let battle commence!

With the festival weekend less than a month away, the tenth Battle of Ideas gets underway today with the launch of our ambitious programme of UK and international satellite events.

Monday 15 September 2014, Justine Brian

Why I hope that Scotland votes ‘No’

Over the past three years, I've become an ‘accidental Unionist'

Tuesday 9 September 2014, David Bowden

Last chance for Early Bird Battle of Ideas tickets

You only have until the end of Tuesday to buy specially discounted early bird tickets for this year’s Battle of Ideas on 18-19 October at the Barbican.

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Battle of Ideas 2018

13 & 14 October 2018, The Barbican, London