Following the instruction from the UK government, we have had to temporarily close the doors of Conway Hall to safeguard our staff, volunteers, audiences and communities.
*This talk will now be held ONLINE* The myths and magic surrounding shapeshifters are brought vividly to life by John B. Kachuba in a compelling and original cultural history.
Could you take a year off flying? After writing three books about cycling, lifelong cyclist and environmentalist Anna Hughes turned her attention to another mode of transportation: flying. In 2019 she founded Flight Free UK, a campaign that asks people to take a year off flying for the sake of the environment.
Reclaiming feminism from the clutches of the consumerist, neoliberal model Lola Olufemi shows that when ‘feminist’ is more than a label, it holds the potential for radical transformative work.
Galliard Ensemble are joined by Director of Music Simon Callaghan in a programme of classic works for wind ensemble and piano.
How can we make sense of a world where we have both too many billionaires and too many foodbanks? From ‘scroungers’ to ‘strivers’ we need a new class story says Ben Tippet. Now is the time to fight back.
*Postponed* Clothes… and Other Things That Matter with Alexandra Shulman in Conversation with Hannah MacInnes | Wednesday 22nd April
What stories do our clothes tell? What do they mean to us? Join the former editor of British Vogue for a self-deprecating, honest and moving reflection of her life to date.
*Postponed* How To Succeed In Your Career (Without Betraying Your Values) with Viv Groskop | Thursday 23rd April
The acclaimed comedian, podcaster and coach returns to How To Academy for a masterclass in building a career in today’s fast paced world – without betraying your values.
Join us for our Saturday Salsa Special. With one of the best dance floors around. If you have never been to one of our socials in this venue, please come join us for a great night of dancing! Starting with a class from Gil and Shelley, dancing until 2 am!
The freedom of the press has been centrally important in the history of humanism. Many of humanist heritage’s key individuals have fought for press freedom as writers, publishers, booksellers, and readers. Join Humanists UK to improve representation of these figures on Wikipedia.