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Introducing Shahidha Bari, our next Creative Minds Symposium contributor

2 September 2017

Next to join our panel of leading thinkers, contemporary philosophers and creative minds at Sadler’s Wells on Saturday 28 October is Shahidha Bari.


Shahidha Bari is a writer, academic and critic. She is senior lecturer in Romanticism at Queen Mary University of London and Fellow of the Forum for European Philosophy at the London School of Economics. In 2011, Bari was selected as one of ten BBC Radio 3 New Generation Thinkers. Her academic work moves between the fields of literature, philosophy, psychoanalysis and visual culture. Her first book, Keats and Philosophy: The Life of Sensations was published in 2012. She is currently working on a book on the philosophy of dress.

She has presented documentaries for BBC Radio 4 and the BBC World Service and is an occasional presenter of BBC Radio 3’s Free Thinking. Bari is a regular contributor to BBC Radio 4’s “Woman’s Hour”, Front Row and “Saturday Review”.

The Creative Minds Symposium brings together a panel of leading thinkers, contemporary philosophers and creative minds at Sadler’s Wells on Saturday 28 October, to analyse, respond and debate a shared moment of performance – Jasmin Vardimon’s critically acclaimed production of Pinocchio.

Find out more about the Creative Minds Symposium and how you can book your free ticket here: http://jasminvardimon.com/2017/08/creative-minds-symposium/