Chaired by Woman’s
Hour’s Jane Garvey, the event sees Rachel Kelly and Anthony Seldon in
conversation. Kelly is an experienced Times
journalist who works closely with mental health charities. Vice-president
of United Action and ambassador for SANE, she’s also the author of Black Rainbow: a personal account of
depression which recounts the role that poetry played in her recovery. Her newest book Walking On Sunshine: 52 Small Steps to Happiness is a charming guide to everyday wellbeing, illustrated by the cartoonist Jonathan Pugh.
Anthony Seldon is perhaps most well known for being the
headmaster who introduced wellbeing lessons to his school’s curriculum.
Alongside that, he’s also the co-founder of Action for Happiness and the author
of more than forty books including Beyond
Happiness, a guide for a fulfilled life.
It’s hard to think of two people better equipped to
explore what we mean by happiness, and how best that state of contentment can
|What||What Happiness Means and How to Achieve It, The Idler|
|Where||Idler Academy, 81 Westbourne Park Road, London, W2 5QH | MAP|
|Nearest tube||Royal Oak (underground)|
On 13 Jan 16, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
|Website||Click here to book via the Idler website|