One of The Guardian’s most well-known columnists, Polly Toynbee was formerly BBC social affairs editor, columnist and associate editor of the Independent, co-editor of the Washington Monthly and a reporter and feature writer for the Observer. Together with David Walker, a contributing editor to the Guardian Public and former director at the Audit Commission, they have followed up their bestseller CAMERON’S COUP with a devastating critique of our current government. DISMEMBERED is published in May.
They will be in conversation with Liz Thomson.
Liz Thomson has contributed articles and interviews to newspapers and magazines around the world, and has published a number of books. She is co-founder of the folk music charity Square Roots Productions and, in New York, of The Village Trip, a festival celebrating the history and culture of Greenwich Village. A contributing editor to The ArtsDesk.com, she is also a frequent broadcaster.