Dr Kirsteen Paton to chair James Meek talk held at Opera North
James Meek explores the stories behind the incremental privatization of Britain's assets.
The celebrated novelist and journalist James Meek explores the human stories behind the incremental privatization of Britain’s assets. The talk will be introduced and chaired by Dr Paton.
The event is being held on 17 January in Opera North, Leeds. The talk, entitled 'Private Island' will see James Meek analyse the winners who reap the rewards, and those who pay the ever rising bill.
The event has received some great reviews:
‘Brilliant...some of it will make you sad, some of it will make you furious, but you are guaranteed to be left feeling that you understand this country much better.’ John Lanchester on Capital and Whoops!
'Meek’s range, humour and boldness are a joy' The Observer