Festival strand
Everyday Liberties

In recent years, it seems that our freedom to choose how to live our lives is increasingly subject to intervention from the state. Alcohol, vaping, social media, even how and when we choose to have sex are all regulated more and more. Do we need the intervention of outside authorities and experts or should we defend the right to decide for ourselves?

Saturday 17 October 2015
10.00 to 11.30 Frobisher Auditorium 2
12.00 to 13.00 Frobisher Auditorium 2
14.00 to 15.30 Frobisher Auditorium 2
16.00 to 17.15 Frobisher Auditorium 2
17.30 to 18.45 Frobisher Auditorium 2

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