London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Out-Of-Festival Archive

Alexandra Shulman, Chair: Miriam González Durántez
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 - 8:30pm

Alexandra Shulman has edited British Vogue for 24 years, steering the magazine through some of its most exciting and tumultuous times. She now tells the story of its centenary year.

Alex Bellos
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 - 7:00pm

In an entertaining evening of puzzles and problems that kept everyone their toes, Alex Bellos challenged the audience, who ranged from 9 to 90, to solve mathematical brainteasers from down the ages. 

 

Michael Chabon, Chair: Alex Clark
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 12:00pm

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Wonder Boys, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay and The Yiddish Policemen’s Union, Michael Chabon’s new book is a literary masterpiece: a novel of truth and lies, family legends, and existential adventure – and the forces that work to destroy us.

Jodi Picoult
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 - 1:00pm
AN AUDIENCE WITH JODI PICOULT AT JW3
 
David Grossman, Chair: Mark Lawson, Readings by: Henry Goodman
Wednesday, 9 November 2016 - 8:00pm

On the eve of the English publication of his latest novel, A Horse Walks into a Bar, celebrated novelist, David Grossman, made his sole London appearance. In conversation with broadcaster, Mark Lawson, the talk was accompanied by readings from Henry Goodman.

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David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-fesitval event.