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March 20, 2016
Aye Write! William Davies discusses The Happiness Industry
Mitchell Library
March 20, 2016
4.30pm - 5.30pm
Mitchell Library
North St
Glasgow, G3 7DN United Kingdom
Join William Davies on World Happiness Day as he talks about his book on The Happiness Industry
Why was a Buddhist monk at the 2014 World Economic Forum in Davos lecturing the world's leaders on mindfulness?

Why do many successful corporations have a chief happiness officer?

What can the chemical composition of your brain tell a potential employer about you?

In the past decade, governments and corporations have become increasingly interested in measuring the way people feel. Join William Davies on World Happiness Day (No, really!) as he talks about The Happiness Industry, a shocking and brilliantly argued warning about the new religion of the age: our emotions.

20th Mar 2016 • 4:30PM - 5:30PM • Mitchell Library

Tickets: £9 plus transaction fee