Thinking Allowed

Thursday 2 June 2011, 19.30-20.30

Lady with basket
BBC Radio Four's social science programme comes to Wellcome Collection to explore the social meaning of dirt, filth, rubbish and hygiene. Join presenter Laurie Taylor and a panel of special guests to examine Mary Douglas's famous claim that dirt is "matter out of place".

Speakers:
Adam Kuper, anthropologist
Martin Rowson, writer and cartoonist
Amanda Vickery, historian. 

Presenter: Laurie Taylor.

Producer: Charlie Taylor.

This event is FREE.

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