2012 Programme: Festival Saturday overview

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

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Saturday 20 October: 10.30am-12.00pm
Keynote Controversies Cinema 1
Pit Theatre
Fountain Room
Saturday 20 October: 12.15pm-1.15pm
Lunchtime Debates Cinema 1
Pit Theatre
Saturday 20 October: 1.30pm-3.00pm
Keynote Controversies Cinema 1
Saturday 20 October: 3.30pm-5.00pm
Keynote Controversies Cinema 1
Pit Theatre
Frobisher Auditorium 2
Hammerson Room
Saturday 20 October: 5.15pm-6.30pm
Frobisher Auditorium 2
Saturday 20 October: 6.45pm-9.00pm

Your mind, your high: is recreational drug use morally wrong?

"The Battle of Ideas is a weekend like no other. I found the 2011 festival immensely stimulating. It gave me a great deal to think about, and a whole new list of books to read - from Virgil to Vygotsky. On to greater battles in 2012!"
Ken Macleod, award-winning science fiction writer; author, The Restoration Game and Intrusion

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