Jewish Book Week 2023 Saturday 25 February - Sunday 05 March | Tickets now on sale

Rohan Silva

Rohan Silva, former special advisor to the UK Prime Minister and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Index Ventures, is one of the cofounders of Second Home.
It’s Written In Our Genes
In A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived, Adam Rutherford tells the story of you and how you came to be. In every one of our genomes we carry the history of our species – births, deaths, disease, war, famine, migration and a lot of sex – so this is also our collective story. In a captivating journey through the expanding landscape of genetics, Adam Rutherford subverts many of our preconceptions. He traces where humankind has passed through or put down roots, uncovering the gen...
The Big Debate: Today, Tomorrow…
Our panel of global experts outlines the latest developments in artificial intelligence, politics, society and economics, analysing their impact on the world today and forecasting their effects on the world to come. Jamie Bartlett is one of the world’s leading thinkers on technology and radical politics. Ian Goldin is an authority on technological and economic change. Jonathan Haskel argues that a quiet revolution is taking place with the development of the intangible economy. Economist Ste...
The Curious Case of Being Human

We believe we are exceptional, but is there really anything special about humans that makes us different from other animals? In this entertaining tour of life on Earth, scientist and broadcaster Dr Adam Rutherford’s The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us examines what, if anything, sets us apart in the animal kingdom.

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