2014 Programme: Festival Strands

Strands run through the format of the festival weekend, allowing in depth examination of a subject. Select a strand below to find out more.

From betting to minimum pricing: saving the poor from themselves?

"Although 'battle' suggests destruction, these were some of the most constructive debates I've taken part in. This was civilised conflict in the best sense of both words."
Julian Baggini, author, Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind, and The Ego Trick

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