Join three expert speakers for three inspiring TED-style talks on the theme of ‘Illuminate’. Expect the remarkable!
Darren Henley OBE, chief executive of Arts Council England, passionately believes creativity matters. From driving innovation to empowering communities and enriching lives, he’ll explore why those whose creativity has been nurtured will be the best equipped to flourish.
Award-winning journalist Caspar Henderson brings awe to life with A New Map of Wonders. Through natural history, philosophy, art, religion, neuroscience and nanotechnology, learn how to find the fascinating in the everyday and the marvels still to come.
Finally, grapple with one of the hardest questions of our time – what does it mean to be conscious? Celebrated neurologist and neuropsychologist Dr Hannah Critchlow switches the ultimate light on: how grey matter in our skulls can enable emotion, personality, thought and memory.
Stretch your mind this Summer.
This event is included in our Library of Live scheme.
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