Make Love not War

Make Love not War

This was the first time I’ve ever conducted a workshop from a bed. All I could do as I started was to reach out an arm to embrace my silent 1960s partner and to ask the audience – “Where is Yoko?” The bedroom in question was that of Lady...
The Silent Talk

The Silent Talk

On 11th May I tried out something I’ve been wanting to do for a while. I gave a “talk” to an audience of about a hundred people, as part of Inexpert 2018. It was different though. I was on stage for the nearly eight minutes and didn’t talk. It was an...
YCN

YCN

A nice write up by YCN of this panel event on persuasion.
Persuasion

Persuasion

On Tuesday I did a Q&A session at Shoreditch House for YCN  The subject was persuasion and I was on stage with Lucy Mann of Gunpowder and Government speechwriter Ben Ludlow Scriberia were in the audience and kindly sent me their sketch notes...
Make Words Matter

Make Words Matter

Make Words Matter is all about the language of change From the start it’s been a project that gets attention Most know there is a problem with the language of war The question is – how deep does it go? What’s going on here? How deeply does it affect...