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Events on Saturday 23 March 2013

Bee Wilson

Bee Wilson

Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat

10:00am | Saturday 23 March 2013 Food and Drink
Marie de Hennezel

Marie de Hennezel

The Warmth of the Heart Prevents Your Body from Rusting

10:00am | Saturday 23 March 2013 Contemporary Society
Eoin Colfer

Eoin Colfer

W.A.R.P: The Reluctant Assassin

10:00am | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson

Stories and Songs with the Children’s Laureate

10:00am | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
Meg Rosoff

Meg Rosoff

Voice: How to Figure Out What You Should Be Writing About

10:00am | Saturday 23 March 2013 Language & Literature

Namita Gokhale, Anil Menon and Elleke Boehmer Chaired by Emma Dawson Varughese

Reading New India

10:00am | Saturday 23 March 2013 Language & Literature
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Alastair Lack

Alastair Lack

Inspector Morse with Alastair Lack

11:00am | Saturday 23 March 2013 Walking Tours
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Leonie Frieda

The Deadly Sisterhood: The Women Who Ruled Renaissance Italy

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 History
Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd

What on Earth? – History of the World from Big Bang to Present Day

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
Sherard Cowper-Coles

Sherard Cowper-Coles

Ever the Diplomat

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Biography & Memoir
Anna  Dallapiccola

Anna Dallapiccola

Indian Love Poetry

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Poetry
Diarmaid MacCullochDiarmaid MacCulloch

Diarmaid MacCulloch

Silence in Christian History

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Faith and Religion

John Carey, D J Taylor and Richard Bradford

The Glamour Decade? Amis, Larkin and other 1950s’ writers

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Language & Literature
Robert Macfarlane

Robert Macfarlane Interviewed by Andrew Holgate

The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Exploration, Travel & Travel History
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Julia Golding

Julia Golding

Young Knights of the Round Table

12:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
Ashley Jackson

Ashley Jackson

The British Empire: A Very Short Introduction

1:15pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Very Short Introductions
William Dalrymple

William Dalrymple

The Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan

2:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 History
Kathleen Taylor

Kathleen Taylor

The Brain Supremacy: Notes from Frontiers of Neuroscience

2:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Science
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Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd

What on Earth? – The Story of Life on Earth over Four Billion Years

2:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
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Roy Strong

Roy Strong Interviewed by Brian Sewell

Self-portrait as a Young Man

2:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Biography & Memoir
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Mark Rowlands

Mark Rowlands

Philosopher and the Wolf: Lessons from Wild on Love, Death and Happiness

2:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Philosophy
Science  and the Future

Science and the Future

Death – Nothing More Certain?

2:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Science
Matthew Reynolds

Matthew Reynolds, Tim Leach , Thomas Mogford and Kerry Young Chaired by Rachel Hore

Writers Round Table

2:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Fiction
Bidisha

Bidisha , Rhiannon Lassiter and Abigail Gibbs

Are You Young Enough to Be Published?

4:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
Anne Applebaum

Anne Applebaum Interviewed by Paul Blezard

Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe

4:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 History
Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd

What on Earth? The Saga of Sport from Ancient Greece to London 2012

4:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
Fabian Picardo

Fabian Picardo

Deconstructing Self Determination

4:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Current Affairs
Gordon Bowker

Gordon Bowker

Slightly Foxed Presents Gordon Bowker on Malcolm Lowry

4:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Language & Literature
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Joanne Harris

Joanne Harris

A Cat, a Hat, and a Piece of String

4:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Fiction
Adam  Michnik

Adam Michnik

Pitfalls on the Road to Democracy in Central and Eastern Europe (Havel, Geremek, Chodorkowski)

5:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Contemporary Society
Malcolm Gaskill

Malcolm Gaskill

Witchcraft: A Very Short Introduction

5:15pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Very Short Introductions
Helen Arney

Helen Arney, Andrew Pontzen , Adam Rutherford , Kevin Fong , Mae Martin Suzie Sheehy

Death or Glory: A Fusion of Stand-up Comedy and Science

5:15pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Comedy
Susann Pasztor

Susann Pasztor and Katharina Hagena

A Fabulous Liar and The Taste of Apple Seeds

6:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Fiction
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Mikhail Shishkin

Mikhail Shishkin, Irina Prokhorova and Andrei Makine Chaired by Oliver Ready

Culture and Politics in Russia Today

6:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Language & Literature
Annabel Pitcher

Annabel Pitcher and Sally Gardner Chaired by Nicolette Jones

Maggot Moon and Ketchup Clouds

6:00pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Children and Young People
William Dalrymple

William Dalrymple

Closing Festival Dinner: Sacred India

6:45pm | Saturday 23 March 2013 Dinners