Speaker: Abigail Gardner (University of Gloucestershire)
What links the news and information we consume online, the Brexit referendum, Donald Trump’s shock election win, and secretive elite manipulation of the political process?
“I go on working because composing is less tiring than resting. Moreover I have nothing more to fear. I can tell from my condition that the hour is striking; I am about to breathe my last; I have come to the end of my life before having the full enjoyment of my talent. And yet life has been so beautiful, my career began under such happy auspice. ” – Mozart