Angus Kennedy is head of external relations for the Institute of Ideas and convenor of the Institute of Ideas’ new initiative The Academy. He works on programming and sponsorship for the annual Battle of Ideas festival in London and organises its international satellite events across Europe. He chairs the Institute’s Economy Forum and helps organise its discussions. He is a Member of the European Cultural Parliament, ECP, and is the author of Being Cultured: in defence of discrimination (forthcoming).
Saturday 1 November 2008, 10.30am Henry Moore Gallery
The Battle for the Reader
Saturday 1 November 2008, 5.15pm Henry Moore Gallery
What is it to be educated?
Sunday 2 November 2008, 10.00am Henry Moore Gallery
"Taking part in the Battle of Ideas is like putting your brain in a pencil sharpener. It works better as a result."
George Brock, Saturday Editor, The Times