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!

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