Ann Mossop discusses the controversy around FODI speaker Erwin James

A mild media storm errupted when convicted murderer Erwin James was announced as a speaker at the 2013 Festival of Dangerous Ideas. Ann Mossop, Head of Talks & Ideas at Sydney Opera House, discusses the controversy and the reasoning behind our decision to invite James to share his ideas at the Opera House.

The full line-up includes David Simon, Dan Savage, Evgeny Morozov, Lawrence Krauss, Arlie Hochschild, Kirby Ferguson, John Safran, Christos Tsiolkas, Vandana Shiva, Peter Hitchens, Erwin James, Peter Moskos, and many more!

Full program available here: http://fodi.sydneyoperahouse.com/

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