Living Through Fiction: Kate Pullinger, Temi Oh and Charlotte Webb

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Kate Pullinger, Temi Oh and Charlotte Webb discussed how reading and technology can create empathy and strive for equality, and examined how fiction can prepare us for major world events. 

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Author and professor Kate Pullinger led a conversation with Dr Charlotte Webb founder of Feminist Internet, a non-profit organisation on a mission to make the internet a more equal space. They were joined by Temi Oh, author of acclaimed novel Do You Dream of Terra-Two? (Simon & Schuster), which follows a team of team astronauts on a one-way mission to a remote habitable planet. CogX’s Alice Thwaite joined them at the end to moderate the audience’s Q&A.

Part of CogX Festival 2020, on the Createch stage for Culture, Creativity and Technology

Recorded on: June 8, 2020
Recorded at: CogX