2013 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.

Or view and print out the Timetable as a two-page PDF.

Saturday 19 October: 10.30am-12.00pm
Keynote Controversies Cinema 1
Private or public morality? Frobisher Auditorium 2
Saturday 19 October: 1.30pm-3.00pm
Battle for our minds Pit Theatre
Private or public morality? Frobisher Auditorium 2
Saturday 19 October: 3.30pm-5.00pm
Private or public morality? Frobisher Auditorium 2
Saturday 19 October: 5.30pm-6.45pm
Sunday 20 October: 1.30pm-3.00pm
Generation Wars Cinema 2

Are the Germans still European?

"Battle of Ideas could be called Search for Truth. Mundane consensus and conventional wisdom are the enemies of truth. Happily, neither of those are available at the Battle."
George Pitcher, journalist; Anglican priest, St Bride's Church, Fleet Street

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