Battle of Ideas — 22 & 23 October 2016

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Our 2016 festival was a huge success, with hundreds of speakers challenged by thousands of attendees. Tickets for Battle of Ideas 2017 are now on sale at Early Bird prices. If you would like to get involved, find out about volunteering at the 2017 festival.

Those who enjoy the comfort of conventional wisdom will find the Battle of Ideas a very unsafe space.
Nick Cater, executive director, Menzies Research Centre, Australia; columnist, The Australian

2016 speakers Included

Kenan Malik

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Thomas Hylland Eriksen

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Camille Paglia

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Nicholas Kenyon

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Ivan Krastev

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Hannah Dawson

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