SWF 2017 Approaches21-Apr-2017
Regular festival attendees will remember hearing luminaries such as Anna Politkovskaya and Masha Gessen deliver incredible lectures on Putin's Russia. This year Mikhail Zygar reveals unprecedented interviews with Putin's inner circle, and a Medici-style court out of control.
Philosopher scuba-diver Peter Godfrey-Smith's book on octopus intelligence has won rave reviews and fantastic word-of-mouth sales. Discover what it is like to have eight tentacles so packed with neurons that they almost think for themselves.