How about 'courting' the future? Mark Ballabon joins Ashlyn at 4.15pm

Acclaimed author Mark Ballabon will be sharing insights about how we can ask different questions about our future as a human race.

"All the dramas about 2012, from Mayan prophecies to Armageddons, seem to have left us with a view of the future merely as an extension of the past. This book doesn't start there. The author opens up a vital, new proposition - which is to court the future, to partner it, to create with it. The original essays, illustrations and meditations in the book evoke a future we may not even conceive of yet. " Waterstones.

Meet the author and join in an opening conversation about this important