2012 Programme: Festival weekend overview

The Festival weekend includes more than 70 debates which are listed below ordered by time slot and room. To see Saturday or Sunday sessions only, select the day you want from the menu on the left or select sessions by Theme.

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Saturday 20 October: 10.30am-12.00pm
Saturday 20 October: 12.15pm-1.15pm
Saturday 20 October: 3.30pm-5.00pm
Hammerson Room
Saturday 20 October: 5.15pm-6.30pm
Sunday 21 October: 10.30am-12.00pm
Keynote Controversies Cinema 1
Sunday 21 October: 12.15pm-1.15pm
Sunday 21 October: 1.30pm-2.45pm
Keynote Controversies Barbican Theatre
Sunday 21 October: 3.15pm-4.45pm
Sunday 21 October: 5.00pm-6.15pm

Ground Zero Tolerance: America's Culture War

"There's a real sense of intellectual delight that so much can be discussed in just sixty minutes - and so thoughtfully - both by the speakers and especially by the audience. A rich feast of ideas."
Christopher Kelly, reader in Ancient History and Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Corpus Christi College

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