RA Festival of Ideas

RA Festival of Ideas

Neil will be talking to BBC Radio 4's John Wilson about pop, poetry and the art of song-writing at the Royal Academy’s Benjamin West Lecture Theatre on Friday 3rd May. The event is part of the RA's Festival of Ideas which runs for 5 days in May. Tickets are available to the public at 10am this Friday 15th March from the link below.

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