Simon Garfield: In Miniature

Hobbies

Simon Garfield: In Miniature

Fri 23 Nov

Why are we so fascinated be model villages, miniature food and the flea circus?

Posy Simmonds: Cassandra Darke

Graphic Novel

Posy Simmonds: Cassandra Darke

Fri 23 Nov

Posy Simmonds' graphic novels have always put a magnifying glass on British society and domestic life. Her new book, Cassandra Darke, is the story of a mean, selfish art dealer, living in Chelsea in a house worth £7 million, convicted for fraud and forced to venture out of her rich enclave.

Tom Phillips' Personal Portrait of a Place followed by a Q&A with Jake Auerbach + Tom Phillips

Film

Tom Phillips' Personal Portrait of a Place followed by a Q&A with Jake Auerbach + Tom Phillips

Fri 23 Nov

Tom Phillips reveals the quirky and sometimes inexplicable effect of human beings on their surroundings.

Marina Warner: Forms of Enchantment

Art

Marina Warner: Forms of Enchantment

Fri 23 Nov

In this illustrated talk, Marina Warner shares her passion for art and explores some of the stories and symbols to which artists - Louise Bourgeois, Damien Hirst, Joan Jonas and Kiki Smith - allude in their work.

Philippe Sands: On the Origins of

History

Philippe Sands: On the Origins of "Genocide" and "Crimes Against Humanity"

Fri 23 Nov

The international rights lawyer explores how personal lives and history are interwoven.

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