Malvern Festival of Ideas: The Ship of Theseus with Andy West

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Theseus kept repairing his ship until one day all the parts had been replaced with new parts. We will discuss the question ‘Is it the same ship?’ This session is aimed at children aged roughly 7-11 years.

Andy West is the author of The life Inside: A Memoir of Prison, Family and Philosophy (Picador 2022), which was listed as a Book of the Year in The Irish Times and The i Paper. He has written for The Guardian, Aeon, 3AM Magazine, Huck, The Big Issue, Open Democracy, The Lead, The Times Educational Supplement and Bloomsbury. He is philosopher in residence at HM Prison Brixton.

Saturday 4 March 2023


Malvern St James Girls School


Malvern St James Girls School

15 Avenue Road


WR14 3BA

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