Free Thinking

Radio 3's ideas festival, with interviews, talks, debates, drama and live performance. With contributions from leading thinkers, artists, scientists and writers.

Four artworks that explore what it meant to be Black and British in the 1980s

1920crop Covers Graceful

Four images that reflect the culture of the time

We're back at Sage Gateshead for the Free Thinking Festival on 17-19 March 2017

Free Thinking Festival 2015

Listen back to programmes on 'Tearing up the Rule Book' from our last festival

The Arts and Ideas Podcast

Arts and Ideas

You can download all the past episodes of Radio 3's Free Thinking