5×15 Fall Events

At each 5×15 event, five outstanding individuals enlighten, entertain and inspire as they tell the story behind their most innovative ideas, grandest achievements and deepest obsessions – with the constraint that they must do this in just 15 minutes.

The Autumn 2011 events are as follows:

September 19th The Tabernacle, Notting Hill 7:00 pm

• Alexander Masters on the genius in his basement

• Simon Baron Cohen gives a psychopathologist’s view on evil

• AS Byatt delves into the world of myths

• Lucy Worsley on the history of the home

• Misha Glennyexposes cybercrime

October 17th The Tabernacle, Notting Hill 7:00pm

• Sonia Faleiro tells us about the bar girls of Mumbai

• Simon Garfield waxes eloquent on fonts

• Luke Johnson serial entrepreneur shares some Midas-touch wisdom

• Raymond Tallis explains why we need art

November 21st The Tabernacle, Notting Hill 7:00 pm

• Geoff Dyer simply dazzles

• AL Kennedy argues for a defense of the Arts

• Vendela Vida on heroines, lies and the essence of fiction

October 18th For the Margins homelessness project Union Chapel 7:00 pm

• John Bird on the homeless and Big Issues

• John O’Farrell on forgetting one’s wife

• Patrick and Henry Cockburn on Henry’s demons and living with schizophrenia

Bios of Speakers


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