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From European solidarity to anti-colonialism: Thursday's highlights

24 October 2018

From European solidarity to anti-colonialism: Thursday's highlights at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas Can the European Union survive the breakdown of solidarity shown by national responses to the migration challenge? European legal experts, including the University of Cambridge's Catherine Barnard will discuss the issues...

Cambridge Festival of Ideas: top picks for week two

19 October 2018

Immigration in post-Brexit Britain, migration issues in the EU, religious and political extremism and revenge porn top the bill during the second week of the Cambridge Festival of Ideas.

Extreme eating and attitudes to food today

16 October 2018

A fascinating event at this year’s Cambridge Festival of Ideas explores our complex relationship - and that of past generations - with food and eating.

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The 2019 Cambridge Festival of Ideas will take place 14-27 October

2019 programme coming soon!

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