One Culture: the Royal Society Festival of Literature and the Arts
01.10.2011 - 02.10.2011
10.00am - 5.00pm
The Royal Society's very first literary festival will celebrate the 350 years of their science book collection, as they bring together some of the best authors, scientists, poets, historians, and theatre practitioners to express, explore and enthuse about science and culture in all its forms.
Confirmed participants so far include John Banville, Marcus du Sautoy, Apostolos Doxiadis, Sian Ede, Sebastian Faulks, Lavinia Greenlaw, Sunetra Gupta, Richard Holmes, Michael Frayn, Paul Nurse, Tim Radford, Charlotte Sleigh, Ian Thomson and John Wright.
More event details including the full list of speakers and booking information will be available soon. The event hashtag will be #oneculture.