Richard Holmes on his shortlisted book: ‘The Age of Wonder’

We invited the six shorlisted authors for the first Bristol Festival of Ideas Book Prize to talk to us about their nominated books.

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Misha Glenny on his shortlisted book: ‘McMafia: Seriously Organised Crime’

We invited the six shorlisted authors for the first Bristol Festival of Ideas Book Prize to talk to us about their nominated books.

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Susan Faludi on her shortlisted book: ‘The Terror Dream

We invited the six shorlisted authors for the first Bristol Festival of Ideas Book Prize to talk to us about their nominated books.

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Ideas notebook – John Gray

We asked philosopher and writer John Gray to comment on his current work and ideas that have influenced him…

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Ideas notebook – Susan Blackmore

We asked psychologist and memeticist Susan Blackmore to comment on her current work and ideas that have influenced her…

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The Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Quantum Genius

We asked physicist Graham Farmelo to talk about his new book, The Strangest Man: The Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Quantum Genius.

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Why Darwin matters today

This February marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin and 2009 is the 150th anniversary of the publication of On the Origin of Species.

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