At the conference, Kate Gavron spoke about Michael the man and how his early life might have influenced his later work.
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Ideas, as well as people, now move more freely. We have put new models, drawn from other classes and other parts of the world, before the local people, creating new aspirations and new ideas.
Michael Young and Peter Willmott.
Family and Kinship in East London, 1957
Read Peter Horrock’s keynote speech here.
Geoff Mulgan, CEO of NESTA, reflects on the legacy of Michael Young.
At our conference on Wednesday 11 November we celebrated the incredible contribution that Michael Young made to society and individuals in the UK, as well as looked forward to the work that still remains to be done in this unequal society.
Thank you Leeds for sharing with us your experiences and the challenges that you face.
Frances Lucraft is founder of Eco Hygiene Care; and she is tackling a female taboo in an interesting way.
Phil Cohen is a Research fellow at the Young Foundation and Research Director of the Livingmaps Network
How can we come together as a community to tackle inequality? And how can we make our shared hopes a reality?
David Robinson, Founder of Community Links and chair of the Early Action Task Force is leading a campaign to focus the next mayoral elections.