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Talk Edinburgh International Book Festival: Yanis Varoufakis and Shami Chakrabarti

Edinburgh International Book Festival: Yanis Varoufakis and Shami Chakrabarti

Synopsis

THE ECONOMICS OF LIBERTY

Former Finance Minister in the Greek government, Yanis Varoufakis has written several influential books. Adults in the Room was described as ‘one of the greatest political memoirs of all time’, while Talking to My Daughter About the Economy is a lightning-quick account of the links between the economy and politics.

He discusses his ideas with Shami Chakrabarti, Labour peer and former director of Liberty.

Part of our Killing Democracy? series of events.

Tickets go on sale at 8:30am on Tuesday 26 June.

 

Event details

Sat 18 Aug 2018, 3:15pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

Baillie Gifford Main Theatre
Charlotte Square Gardens
Princes Street
Edinburgh
EH2 4DR

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