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Featuring Talks By:
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Eliot Higgins
We Are Bellingcat
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Amelia Gentleman
The Windrush Betrayal
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Peter Geoghegan
Democracy for Sale

5x15: Eliot Higgins of Bellingcat, Amelia Gentleman and Peter Geoghegan

Join us for an evening of stories of ground-breaking investigations, government cover-ups and dark money.
In Conversation
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Elizabeth Kolbert
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David Wallace Wells

Elizabeth Kolbert and David Wallace-Wells

Join us to journey into the future with Elizabeth Kolbert on her new book Under a White Sky in conversation with David Wallace-Wells.
Featuring Talks By:
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Rebecca Solnit
Recollections of My Non-Existence
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Mary Beard
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Rebecca Solnit and Mary Beard: Recollections of My Non-Existence

We are delighted to bring together Rebecca Solnit and Mary Beard in a digital event to celebrate the paperback publication of Recollections of My Non-Existence.
Featuring Talks By:
Rob Penn
Slow Rise
Colin Tudge
The Great Re-Think
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Rosie Boycott

The Story of Bread

Join two brilliant writers – Rob Penn and Colin Tudge - to discuss how food shapes the world, what's gone wrong, and how we can put it right
Featuring Talks By:
Partha Dasgupta
Gabrielle Walker
Tony Juniper

The Earth Convention: Biodiversity

5x15 and Rathbones present the fifth session in The Earth Convention series which looks at biodiversity, natural capital and oceans.
Featuring Talks By:
John Preston
Monique Roffey
Lee Lawrence
Michael Rosen
Thomasina Miers

March 15th 5x15 - 5 speakers, 15 minutes each

Join us online for an electrifying evening of storytelling
In Conversation
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Bari Weiss

Bari Weiss Meets David Baddiel

Bari Weiss in Conversation with David Baddiel on Jews Don't Count
Featuring Talks By:
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Alexander McCall Smith
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Alexander McCall Smith and James Naughtie

Join us for an intimate evening ‘at home’ with the multi-million selling Alexander McCall Smith in conversation with James Naughtie.
Featuring Talks By:
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Carlo Rovelli
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Marcus du Sautoy
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Carlo Rovelli on Helgoland in conversation with Marcus du Sautoy

Join us to hear master story teller and theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli in conversation with Marcus du Sautoy.
Featuring Talks By:
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Sarah Raven
A Year Full of Flowers
Jonathan Drori
Around the World in 80 Plants
Tim Smit
Tim Smit
The Eden Project

Jonathan Drori, Sarah Raven and Tim Smit

Join us to discover the extraordinary secrets of plants, flowers and gardens around the world – and through the year.
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In Conversation
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Polly Samson
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David Gilmour

Now moved to 2021: A Theatre for Dreamers: An evening of words and music with Polly Samson and David Gilmour

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Wade Davis is a writer, photographer, and filmmaker whose work has taken him from the Amazon to Tibet, Africa to Australia, Polynesia to the Arctic.