Edward W Said London Lecture 2016

Edward W Said London Lecture 2016: Naomi Klein delivers this year’s lecture in memory of the great post-colonial theorist Edward Said. Klein is an award-winning journalist and author of the critically acclaimed international bestsellers: 'The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism', 'No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies' and 'This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate', that was one of the New York Times 100 Notable Books of the Year 2014. She follows in the footsteps of Marina Warner, Rashid Khalidi, Ahdaf Soueif, Noam Chomsky, Raja Shehadeh and Daniel Barenboim in an annual event that aims to emphasise the forward-looking nature of Said’s work and providing his legacy with a public platform in the very heart of cultural and intellectual life in the UK. The Edward W Said London Lecture is presented by the A M Qattan Foundation, the Mosaic Rooms and London Review. Taking place on 4 May, 2016 at the Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX.