Dame Fiona Reynolds FBA
Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge
The fight for beauty
6pm, Tuesday 28 June 2016
Beauty is a word we all use, readily, to describe what we love in the world around us. But it’s not a word that you will find today in public policy or official dialogue. We have become almost embarrassed to talk about beauty, and emphasise instead only the things you can measure, or contribute to growth. Yet it wasn’t always like that. Fiona Reynolds will tell the story of those who have fought for beauty, and made a difference: and why it’s vital to revive the fight today, to secure a better future for us all.