Strand: UK satellite events
Our satellite debates bring the spirit of the Battle of Ideas to events held around the UK outside of the main festival weekend. Check back for further events and details, which will be added as they become available.
Fuller details of sessions are available where the title is in bold.
'Turn That Racket Off' [Opens in new window]
"The 2006 Battle of Ideas did what it said on the tin: prejudices were punctured, common wisdom was questioned and original thinking honoured. The saying was coined in Texas, but I suggest that the Battle of Ideas adopts it as the conference motto: ‘sacred cows make the best burgers."
George Brock, Saturday Editor, The Times