Alys Jones bcdp new shapeLOWRES

Caroline Burrows: Junkies in the Underpass

City Poet Vanessa Kisuule has invited Bristolians to send in their own poems about the city. The latest is Caroline Burrows' Junkies in the Underpass.

Read full article

DpuqkURX4AAQmmF

State of the City 2018

A transcript of the 2018 State of the City Address by Mayor Marvin Rees.

Read full article

Leta Hong Fincher

Leta Hong Fincher: Betraying Big Brother

Laura Gallagher reviews our recent event with Leta Hong Fincher, who spoke about the rise of China’s feminist resistance.

Read full article

Are we approaching the end of liberal democracy?

In advance of our event with Eliane Glaser, Lewis Goodall and Matthew Goodwin, Hugh D Reynolds writes about populism and the future of liberal democracy.

Read full article

Kwame Anthony Appiah

Kwame Anthony Appiah: The Lies That Bind

Hugh D Reynolds writes about 'The Lies That Bind', Kwame Anthony Appiah's new book.

Read full article

Gina Miller

A Woman Like You

Laura Gallagher writes about our event with Gina Miller, author of 'Rise: Life Lessons in Speaking Out, Standing Tall & Leading the Way'.

Read full article

Vanessa Kisuule

Vanessa Kisuule: Carnival Poem

Vanessa Kisuule's second commissioned poem as Bristol City Poet.

Read full article