Creative Dialogues is a series of ‘in-conversation’ events, bringing high-profile leaders from across the creative arts, journalism and the creative industries to Exeter.
Creative Dialogues have taken place with actor Charles Dance OBE, Alexandra Shulman former editor-in-chief of the British edition of Vogue, author Kamila Shamsie, broadcaster and writer Simon Mayo, film director and writer Mark Cousins and investigative journalist, writer and documentary maker Nick Davies.
On Monday 25th November 2019 Creative Dialogues will be hosting executive producer and creative director of Sugar Films Narinder Minhas (an Exeter alumnus), and journalist, author and TV presenter Sathnam Sanghera in a discussion exploring the history, politics and collective memory of empire. Join us for this thought-provoking event here.
Many of the past conversations have been recorded and you can see them below, including:
- Actor Charles Dance OBE joined in discussion by Don Boyd, film director, producer, screenwriter and novelist and Honorary Professor in Film Practice at the University of Exeter on 22 January 2018. The event was hosted by the Provost, Professor Janice Kay CBE.
- Award winning author Kamila Shamsie, the 2018 winner of the Women’s
Prize for Fiction in conversation with Professor Vesna Goldsworthy,
Professor in Creative Writing at the University of Exeter on 18 October 2018. The event was hosted by the Provost, Professor Janice Kay CBE.
- Broadcaster and writer Simon Mayo in conversation with film critic Mark Kermode, discussing his book 'Mad Blood Rising' on 10 November 2018. The event was hosted by the Provost, Professor Janice Kay CBE.
- Film director and writer Mark Cousins, in conversation with Don Boyd Hon DLitt, film director, producer, screenwriter and novelist, and Honorary Professor in Film Practice at the University of Exeter. The event was hosted by the Provost, Professor Janice Kay CBE.