Three questions have been testing the minor literary minds gathered around the concourse; when Gilbert and George are sitting in front of you, which one is Gilbert and which George – is it OK to amble up and say ‘hi…

Genetics in the Afternoon

Genetics in the Afternoon ‘I’m a geneticist and it’s my job to make sex boring,’ Prof Steve Jones tells us. He’s also talking about ‘Incest and Folk dancing’ for the John Maddox Lecture. Taken from a line of Sir Thomas…

So a year passes and various frightful things happen. Loves and lives are lost, books are published, bones are broken. Some of us, though have just about made it through to Hay once again. Welcome therefore to the second year…