the team

David Bowden, associate fellow

David is associate fellow at the Institute of Ideas, having acted as its associate director until July 2016. In his time at the Institute he played a key role in the expansion of the Battle of Ideas at the Barbican and the development of Battle of Ideas Europe. He has written and commented for a range of media on issues around politics, lifestyle and culture including spiked, Independent, City AM, Sky News and BBC World Service. He has extensive experience of global PR and communications for organisations including DACS, Bpas and Libertas.

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Monday 22 September 2014

Battle of Ideas 2014: let battle commence!

With the festival weekend less than a month away, the tenth Battle of Ideas gets underway today with the launch of our ambitious programme of UK and international satellite events. READ MORE

Thursday 9 October 2014

New podcast: do we need a British Bill of Rights?

Listen to the Battle Satellite discussion. READ MORE

what's happening next

Book Club: Three Daughters of Eve by Elif Shafak

7:00pm, Wednesday 31 May, Room 243, Senate House, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU