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Humanly Possible: UK events in April
March 13, 2023
I’ll be talking about Humanly Possible at various locations in the UK in April 2023. Here are the dates and venues:
Oxford Festival, Oxford. Sunday 2 April, 12.00. Details and booking here.
Daunts Bookshop, Marylebone High Street, London. Tuesday 18 April, 19.00. Details and booking here.
Toppings Bookshop, Edinburgh. Thursday 20 April, 19.30. Details and booking here.
Festival of Ideas, Waterstones, Bristol. Tuesday 25 April, 19.00. Details and booking here.
Toppings Bookshop, Bath. Wednesday 26 April, 19.30. Details and booking here.
Rosalind Franklin Lecture – tonight
March 8, 2023
Tonight! Apologies for the short notice in posting this. I’m giving the Rosalind Franklin Lecture tonight in London, at Conway Hall, starting at 7.30 PM. Tickets available here – to attend in person, or to watch online. Hope to see you there!
November 28, 2022
A new book is coming soon – Humanly Possible: seven hundred years of humanist freethinking, inquiry, and hope.
It will be published on or around 28 March 2023, by Chatto & Windus in the UK, Penguin in the US, and Knopf in Canada. Read a little more about it here!
U egzistencijalističkom kafeu
April 12, 2019
The Serbian translation of At the Existentialist Cafe has just come through, with a charming cover illustration. It’s by Sara Bejkvel, and features Žan-Pol Sartr, Simona de Bovoar, Alber Kami, Martin Hajdeger, and Moris Merlo-Ponti.
Lithuanian and Slovenian existentialists
March 10, 2019
More translations of the existentialists have come through – V kavarni eksistencialistov, in Slovenian, and Egzistencialistų kavinėje, in Lithuanian. Lovely cover!
February 21, 2018
The Korean edition of the Existentialist Cafe is now out from Theory and Praxis Publishing Co., and check out this brilliant cover. Among the cocktail’s ingredients are Godzilla, Charlie Chaplin, and Keanu Reeves – and yes they’re all in the book. (I have no link for it yet, but will update if/when I get more information.)
В КАФЕНЕТО НА ЕКЗИСТЕНЦИАЛИСТИТЕ
February 18, 2018
Here is the Bulgarian edition of the Existentialist Cafe. Great cover!
Au café existentialiste
February 9, 2018
The existentialists are now in France!
January 7, 2018
The Turkish edition of At the Existentialist Cafe is now out.
Existentialists from Brazil to Sweden
October 21, 2017
Two more lovely translations of the Existentialist Cafe, into Brazilian Portuguese and Swedish. The US and Canadian paperbacks are out too!