5 speakers 15 minutes each

Paul Mason

Clear Bright Future: A Radical Defence of the Human Being

Paul Mason is recognised as an influential public intellectual across Europe. He commands large audiences among both grass-roots movements and institutions alike, filling halls of hundreds, sometimes thousands, from Amsterdam to Berlin, Seattle to Zagreb, Sydney and Seoul. He has a unique voice – both angry and reasoned, learned and accessible, international and local – always engaged in storytelling. Previously economics editor of Channel 4 and BBC Newsnight, he is an award-winning writer, broadcast and film maker. Since the publication of his Sunday Times bestseller Postcapitalism, his Twitter following has increased from 90k to 600k.