Wednesday, 19 March 2014

Cambridge Literary Festival 1-6 April 2014 (Political Events)

For those of you who are interested her is a brief rundown of some of the main political events (or events featuring political figures) at the upcoming Cambridge Literary Festival starting on1st April.

Saturday 5th of April, Douglas Alexander, 1pm
In conversation with Rafael Behr, political editor of the New Statesman, about his new collection of essays Influencing Tomorrow: Future Challenges for British Foreign Policy. http://www.cambridgeliteraryfestival.com/events/douglas-alexander/
Saturday 5th of April, New Statesman Debate, 5.30pm
“This house believes that baby boomers left society worse than they found it.”
http://www.cambridgeliteraryfestival.com/events/new-statesman-debate/
Sunday 6th of April, 11.30am
Former Home Secretary, Alan Johnson will be discussing his acclaimed memoir This Boy with Melissa Benn.
http://www.cambridgeliteraryfestival.com/events/alan-johnson/
Sunday 6th April, 4pm
Former foreign secretary David Owen will be talking about his new book The Hidden Perspective: The Military Conversations 1906-1914 with Professor of International History at the University of Cambridge, David Reynolds. http://www.cambridgeliteraryfestival.com/events/remembrance-event-the-hidden-perspective/
For details of these and more politics events read our politics round-up here: eepurl.com/Qj-Ab