The British Academy Platform at Hay - The UK's Place in the World
Sun 4 Jun 2017, 10:00 - 11:00
- Baillie Gifford Stage, Hay Festival, Dairy Meadows, Brecon Road, Hay on Wye, HR3 5PJ
Responding to today’s international challenges in a rapidly evolving geopolitical environment is placing new strain on the UK’s place in the world. The historian and constitutional expert Peter Hennessy assesses the challenges the UK faces in the coming years, discussing what impact withdrawal from the EU and turning into a ‘Global Britain’ may have on our foreign policy, security and territorial integrity.
Lord Hennessy of Nympsfield FBA, Attlee Professor of Contemporary British History, Queen Mary, University of London
Alun Evans, Chief Executive, British Academy
Ticket price: £8.30