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Fri 23 - Sun 25 September 2016
The Architecture Centre, Bristol BS1 4QA
Free Admission
Architecture Centre Anniversary Weekend

Bristol800 Weekender

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Ryan Avent (c)Brent Darby
Wed 28 September 2016
19:00 - 20:00
Price: £6/ £4
Ryan Avent

The Wealth of Humans

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The Bristol Festival of Ideas aims to stimulate people’s minds and passions with an inspiring programme of discussion and debate throughout the year.

Established in 2004, the Bristol Festival of Ideas emerged out of Bristol’s bid to be Capital of Culture in 2008.

We wanted more debate in the city. We also wanted to celebrate the work of great writers, commentators and thinkers in and outside the city.


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2 hours ago
Advance reading copy arrives of intriguing new book by @willashon.
2 hours ago
Darran Anderson continues to provide some of the best tweets about cities. #futurecity17
2 hours ago
Worth noting that The Good Immigrant (our event 23/9) edited by @nikeshshukla published by @unbounders following a…
5 hours ago
'What are your proposals to tackle rising homelessness in Bristol?' #mayorquestions
9 hours ago
Would a world without work be heaven or hell? Ryan Avent in Bristol 28 September:
10 hours ago
RT @ArchCentre: Great start yesterday @mshedbristol for our 3 day #Bristol800 Weekender - loads more happening at w/e…
14 hours ago
'Extreme private wealth is vampiric, feasting on a city's lifeblood...until all is dry and dead': #futurecity17
14 hours ago
Good to see Freedom of the Mind festival getting excellent local media coverage.
14 hours ago
Powerful piece from a moving and powerful book Gary Younge in Bristol 23 November:
14 hours ago
In his 100th year, Kirk Douglas on his life, the positive changes he has seen and the future (and the US election):
14 hours ago
Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol, new entry in @IainDale top 100 Left list:
15 hours ago
Thank you. We'll be doing more on these subjects and - we hope - with all the writers.
1 day ago
We're delighted to have helped with this new festival taking place 30 September-10 October:
1 day ago
More great reviews for Colson Whitehead and his book on the escape from slavery. See him in Bristol 14 November:…
1 day ago
Trump In the Rust Belt is an appeal to the past but '[a] candidate of the past can’t win the present.'
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