Partners in crime

Crime Fiction

Partners in crime

Thu 23 Nov

with Simon Booker and Mel McGrath

Killer Crime Writing

Crime Fiction

Killer Crime Writing

Thu 23 Nov

Police procedurals, literary crime, dark ‘cosy crime’…Three distinct styles from three popular crime writers in discussion with Lennox Morrison about their novels and the real-life stories that have inspired them.

Anthony Powell

Literature

Anthony Powell

Thu 23 Nov

Acclaimed literary biographer Hilary Spurling turns her attention to Anthony Powell, an iconic figure of English letters. Equally notorious for his literary achievements and his lacerating wit, Powell famously authored the twelve-volume, twenty-five year magnum opus,

A.C. Grayling on Democracy and its crisis

Politics

A.C. Grayling on Democracy and its crisis

Thu 23 Nov

Philosopher A.C. Grayling talks about the failure of the best political system we have: democracy and about how to put it right. In at least two of its leading examples in today’s world, the United States and the United Kingdom, ‘representative democracy’ has been made to fail.

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