Upcoming events at The Exchange, Twickenham.
THE IDEAS EXCHANGE£5
The Ideas Exchange Talks
Wednesday 25th March at 1pm
The ‘Ideas Exchange’ is a series of quick-fire lectures from a range of top academics. Each thought-provoking talk is only eight minutes long (or short) and will cover a wealth of topics from media to sport! The talks are free for students in year 10 onwards and are open to the public (general admission tickets £5).
|Joanna Harker Shaw||Lecturer, Humanities||‘The Mask of Anarchy: Shelley’s Political Legacy’ and talk about how the poem has been performed at rallies and concerts, by Gandhi, by Mick Jagger and even adapted for the Labour slogan. Essentially it’s about how poetry can be used to promote political change.|
|Dr Richard Mills||Senior Lecturer||Fan Culture|
|Anthony Bennett||Motivational Speaker (external)||A former student of Greenford High School and a very motivating speaker who has a powerful and inspiring story to share.|
|Dr Alex Sinclair and Amy Strachan||Senior Lecturers, Inst of Education||Standing on the Shoulders of Giants or To stand out, or not stand out? That is the question|
|Mark Griffin and Prof Philip Booth||Head of Dept, Humanities and Creative Industries|
Dean of Faculty of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences
|The Importance of Crowds|
Previous ‘Ideas Exchange’ Talks: https://www.stmarys.ac.uk/blog/ideas-exchange/posts.aspx