5 speakers 15 minutes each
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
Material World: In Conversation with James Rebanks
The Ultralounge on LG, Selfridges Oxford St
Decca Aitkenhead is an award-winning journalist for The Guardian newspaper, where she interviews leading figures in public life. She was born in Wiltshire in 1971, and studied politics and modern history at Manchester University, where she began her career in journalism at the Manchester Evening News. She has been a columnist and features writer for most national newspapers and magazines, and a regular contributor to BBC radio and television. She lives in rural Kent with her two young sons.
James Rebanks is the Herdwick Shepherd and the author of The Shepherd's Life. His family has farmed in the same area for more than six hundred years. Follow James at @herdyshepherd1