The RSA hosts one of the world’s leading public events programmes, delivering over 100 lectures, talks, screenings and debates a year.
These events provide a platform for our most exciting public thinkers, and encourage intelligent exploration of today’s most urgent social challenges.
Our public programme welcomes speakers from across the world and across disciplines – all united by a belief in the power of ideas to inspire and motivate social change.
All of the audio files are recordings of talks in our public events programme.
Title: A New Roadmap for Eco Politics?
May 25th, 2018
Founder and former CEO of award-winning marketing agency Livity, Sam Conniff Allende re-purposes the innovative strategies of Golden Age pirates for 21st… Go to Episode
May 31st, 2018
If not the EU, then what? Mike Kenny and Nick Pearce explore the idea of the ‘Anglosphere’ as a forgotten factor in the decision to leave the EU.… Go to Episode
June 7th, 2018
Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett follow up their seminal work The Spirit Level with new insights into how inequality impacts us as individuals. Arguing… Go to Episode
June 8th, 2018
One of the UK’s leading political scientists, David Runciman, argues that democracy is collapsing before our very eyes. But what - if anything - should… Go to Episode