What is the function of a name? Imagine our different conception of the world if our language described what it means ‘to tree’… Just one of the propositions at the Stories from Nature’s Great Connectors session.
Aspirations, worst jobs, career disasters, and the ultimate question: 'do you feel successful?'. Tracy Spicer, Meshel Laurie and Peter Helliar lay it on the line. Note: this story has a strong language warning.
What is the value of history in a world so concerned with the future? For the three authors in the Journey to the Past session at Byron Writers Festival 2017, history is invaluable. Each of them chose to research very different moments in history.