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Hilton Als and Afua Hirsch on Race, Gender and Identity

Speakers: Hilton Als, Afua Hirsch

The Power of Poetry

Speakers: William Sieghart, Jeanette Winterson
Chair: Sarah Montague
Performers: Helena Bonham-Carter, Tom Burke, Jason Issacs, Sue Perkins

James Rhodes And Armando Iannucci on the Transformative Power of Music

Speakers: James Rhodes, Armando Iannucci
Chair: Clemency Burton-Hill

Words That Changed The World

Speakers: Philip Collins, Cody Keenan
Chair: Emily Maitlis
Performers: Simon Russell Beale, Jeremy Irons, Carey Mulligan, Jade Anouka

Brave New World vs Nineteen Eighty-Four

Advocate for Nineteen Eighty-Four: Adam Gopnik
Advocate for Brave New World: Will Self
Chair: Jonathan Freedland
Actors: George Blagden, Simon Callow, Tuppence Middleton, Orlando Seale

Ian Fleming vs John le Carré

Speakers: Anthony Horowitz, David Farr
Chair: Erica Wagner
Actors: Simon Callow, Matthew Lewis, Alex Macqueen, Lesley Manville

Greece vs Rome, with Boris Johnson and Mary Beard

Championing Greece: Boris Johnson
Championing Rome: Mary Beard
Chair: Andrew Marr
Actors: Max Bennett, Niamh Cusack

Karl Ove Knausgaard: the alchemist of the ordinary

Speaker: Karl Ove Knausgaard
Chair: Robert Collins

Inside the Head of Terry Gilliam

Speaker: Terry Gilliam
Chair: Will Gompertz

Yuval Noah Harari on the myths we need to survive

Speaker: Yuval Noah Harari
Chair: Michael Scott

Burgundy vs Bordeaux

Making the case for Bordeaux: Hugh Johnson
Making the case for Burgundy: Jancis Robinson
Chair: Michel Roux Jr

Rembrandt vs Vermeer

Speakers: Tracy Chevalier, Simon Schama, Tim Marlow

Marina Abramovic on art, performance, time and nothingness

Speaker: Marina Abramovic
Chair: Will Gompertz

Is London too rich to be Interesting?

Speakers: Akala, Simon Jenkins, Tanya Gold, Gavin Turk, Kieran Long