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Fighting Brexit: The Next Steps by Professor A.C. Grayling
June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A. C. Grayling is a strong supporter of the UK’s continued membership of the European Union. Since the referendum he has written many powerful articles as well as making numerous media appearances. He has also spoken throughout the length and breadth of the country where both his passion and the strength of his arguments have proved to be inspirational to many.
Master of the New College of the Humanities, London, and its Professor of Philosophy, he is also a Supernumerary Fellow of St Anne’s College, Oxford. He is the author of over thirty books of philosophy, biography, history of ideas, and essays. He was for a number of years a columnist on the Guardian, the Times, and Prospect magazine.
He has contributed to many leading newspapers in the UK, US and Australia, and to BBC radios 4, 3 and the World Service, for which he did the annual ‘Exchanges at the Frontier’ series; and he has often appeared on television. He has twice been a judge on the Booker Prize, in 2014 serving as the Chair of the judging panel.
He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, a Vice President of the British Humanist Association, Patron of the UK Armed Forces Humanist Association, Honorary Associate of the Secular Society, and a Patron of Dignity in Dying.
Doors will open at 6.30 and there will be refreshments before and after the talk