Twenty years since Longplayer began playing we are excited to announce two new projects, presented by Artangel, The Longplayer Assembly and Sonic Ray.
The Longplayer Assembly, in association with the London Review of Books, brings together 24 distinct voices from around the world in an exchange of ideas about our times; past, present and future. The 12-hour long conversation will be streamed live online and introduced by Ansuman Biswas.
The schedule is:
09:50 – Introduction from Ansuman Biswas
10:00 – Precious Lunga in conversation with Eyal Weizman
10:30 – Eyal Weizman in conversation with Brian Eno
11:00 – Brian Eno in conversation with Amia Srinivasan11:30 – Amia Srinivasan in conversation with Farhana Yamin
12:00 – Farhana Yamin in conversation with Helen Thompson
12:30 – Helen Thompson in conversation with Will Prentice
13:00 – Will Prentice in conversation with Vibeke Mascini
13:30 – Vibeke Mascini in conversation with Theodore Zeldin
14:00 – Theodore Zeldin in conversation with Mariana Mazzucato
14:30 – Mariana Mazzucato in conversation with Laurie Anderson
15:00 – Laurie Anderson in conversation with Mulindwa Moses
15:30 – Mulindwa Moses in conversation with Sukhdev Sandhu
16:00 – Sukhdev Sandhu in conversation with Saskia Sassen
16:30 – Saskia Sassen in conversation with Rupert Beale
17:00 – Rupert Beale in conversation with Holly Jean Buck
17:30 – Holly Jean Buck in conversation with Jacqueline Springer
18:00 – Jacqueline Springer in conversation with Alexander Rose
18:30 – Alexander Rose in conversation with Meehan Crist
19:00 – Meehan Crist in conversation with Naomi Alderman
19:30 – Naomi Alderman in conversation with Saul Griffith
20:00 – Saul Griffith in conversation with Catalina Ortiz
20:30 – Catalina Ortiz in conversation with John Akomfrah
21:00 – John Akomfrah in conversation with Janna Levin
21:30 – Janna Levin in conversation with Precious Lunga
- John Akomfrah – Artist and filmmaker.
- Naomi Alderman – Novelist and game writer.
- Laurie Anderson – Artist, Performer, composer, and writer.
- Rupert Beale – Clinician Scientist.
- Holly Jean Buck – Assistant Professor of Environment & Sustainability.
- Meehan Crist – Writer.
- Brian Eno – Artist, producer, and musician. Saul Griffith – Inventor and entrepreneur.
- Janna Levin – Astrophysicist.
- Precious Lunga – Epidemiologist and entrepreneur.Vibeke Mascini – Artist and Writer.
- Mariana Mazzucato – Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value.
- Mulindwa Moses – Climate activist.
- Catalina Ortiz – Urbanist and Associate Professor.
- Will Prentice – Sound Preservationist.Alexander Rose – Industrial Designer.
- Sukhdev Sandhu – Professor of English and Social and Cultural Analysis Saskia Sassen – Professor of Sociology.
- Jacqueline Springer – Broadcaster, Journalist, and Curator.
- Amia Srinivasan – Philosopher and Academic. Helen Thompson – Professor of Political Economy.
- Eyal Weizman – Professor of Spatial and Visual Cultures.
- Farhana Yamin – Climate Lawyer and Justice Activist.
- Theodore Zeldin – Philosopher, Sociologist and Historian.
More information can be found here.