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Free Thinking, 2012 Festival Episode guide

  1. Philippa Gregory

    Novelist Philippa Gregory talks to Rana Mitter at the 2012 Free Thinking festival.

    First broadcast: 20 Dec 2012

  2. Lindsay Johns

    From Free Thinking 2012, Lindsay Johns argues that we should stop listening to the young.

    First broadcast: 13 Dec 2012

  3. Colm Toibin

    Irish writer Colm Toibin talks to Philip Dodd at the 2012 Free Thinking festival.

    First broadcast: 06 Dec 2012

  4. Ian Goldin

    Ian Goldin gives a talk entitled Globalisation and the Future at Free Thinking 2012.

    First broadcast: 29 Nov 2012

  5. Revolution and Democracy: The Arab Spring

    Jeremy Bowen and Tarek Osman discuss the Arab Spring at the 2012 Free Thinking festival.

    First broadcast: 22 Nov 2012

  6. Aliens: The Ultimate Them and Us

    From the 2012 Free Thinking festival, Matthew Sweet chairs a debate on aliens.

    First broadcast: 21 Nov 2012

  7. Julie Bindel

    Julie Bindel gives a talk arguing that sexuality is a choice at Free Thinking 2012.

    First broadcast: 20 Nov 2012

  8. Mark Pagel

    At Free Thinking 2012, Mark Pagel gives a talk: 'evolution and humanity - what next?'.

    First broadcast: 16 Nov 2012

  9. Immigration and the Challenge to Belonging

    Philip Dodd chairs a debate on immigration at the 2012 Free Thinking festival.

    First broadcast: 15 Nov 2012

  10. Vicky Featherstone

    Vicky Featherstone gives a talk on the idea of a national theatre at Free Thinking 2012.

    First broadcast: 14 Nov 2012

  11. Rewriting World History

    From the 2012 Free Thinking Festival, Rana Mitter chairs a debate about world history.

    First broadcast: 13 Nov 2012

  12. Amos Oz

    Amos Oz gives a talk on Israel and Palestine at the Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival.

    First broadcast: 12 Nov 2012

  13. Lee Hall

    Philip Dodd presents a special conversation with Lee Hall, writer of Billy Elliot.

    First broadcast: 08 Nov 2012

  14. Islam and Christianity: The Essential Difference

    From Free Thinking 2012, Tom Holland and Mona Siddiqui discuss Islam and Christianity.

    First broadcast: 07 Nov 2012

  15. Is Social Mobility Overrated?

    Anne McElvoy with a debate for Free Thinking 2012, asking 'Is social mobility overrated?'.

    First broadcast: 06 Nov 2012

  16. Free Thinking Essay

    Radio 3 New Generation Thinkers give talks in front of an audience at Free Thinking 2012

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  17. Michael Ignatieff

    Michael Ignatieff gives a talk on enemies in politics at the 2012 Free Thinking Festival.

    First broadcast: 05 Nov 2012

  18. Live from Free Thinking

    Matthew Sweet is joined by guests including Radio 3's New Generation Thinkers.

    First broadcast: 04 Nov 2012

  19. Mary Robinson

    Mary Robinson with the first lecture of Free Thinking 2012, on the topic of women leaders.

    First broadcast: 02 Nov 2012

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