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Talk Edinburgh International Book Festival: Shami Chakrabarti

Edinburgh International Book Festival: Shami Chakrabarti

Synopsis

THE RIGHTFUL PLACE OF WOMEN

As the Director of Liberty until 2016, Shami Chakrabarti became known as Britain’s leading campaigner for civil rights. She joins Ruth Wishart for a discussion about one of the most persistent human rights abuses on the planet: gender injustice.

In this event and in her book Of Women Chakrabarti makes the case for positive action in the name of peace, prosperity and general human wellbeing.

Part of our Freedom and Equality series of events.

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

Sponsored by Baillie Gifford Investment Managers.

 

 

Event details

Sat 18 Aug 2018, 6:45pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

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