York Festival of Ideas 2015
Saturday 20 June
NATO's Deputy Chief of Staff, America's first Webmaster and the Pulitzer Prize-winning defence editor of The Guardian lead an exploration of the nature and effectiveness of state surveillance and the future of cyber security.
Friday 19 June
Guardian columnists Zoe Williams and Tim Dowling lead a lively and entertaining debate on profuse parenting advice and being a perfect partner.
Sunday 14 June
Claire Wilcox, Senior Curator at the V&A celebrates the extraordinary creative talent of one of the most innovative designers of recent times, Alexander McQueen.
The York Festival of Ideas runs from 9 to 21 June 2015 with a theme of Secrets and Discoveries.
With over 150 events to choose from, you're bound to find something to inspire you!
The Viking Age may have been much earlier - and less violent - than previously thought
Professor of Politics Martin Smith argues the UK voting system is broken.
Listen to the sounds of a Benedictine abbey.