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Mental Wealth Festival Mental Wealth Festival

Mental Wealth Festival, 10-15 October 2021

The seventh Mental Wealth Festival, hosted by City Lit, will focus on ‘Positive Impact’, and ways to adapt to the changes in our relationships with ourselves, other people, work, home, and the communities in which we live. The festival will include stories and tools to help people recognise and respond to mental health issues with positive impact as we adapt and evolve in these extraordinary times.

Flicks Film Festival 2021, Wednesday 22 September, Online

We’re proud to announce the 9th year of the City Lit Flicks Annual Film festival, this year from the comfort of your home! Featuring a mix of documentary, narrative, experimental and just plain fun films and animations.

Made Possible, Wed 15 July 2020 12:00-13:00, Zoom recording

Stories of inspiration from the learning disabilities community. An in conversation with Saba Salman, journalist and author, and Dan Pepper, Paralympian. A free lecture for the City Lit community.  

A discussion with Ruby Wax, Zoom recording

City Lit Fellow and mental health campaigner, Ruby Wax OBE joined Mark Malcomson CBE, City Lit Principal to discuss mental health and coping strategies during Covid-19. Re-watch the discussion via Youtube.

The Economy after Covid-19: Recovery or Intensive Care? Zoom recording

City Lit Fellow Sir Vince Cable, economist, author, former Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party, and former cabinet minister joins Mark Malcomson CBE, City Lit Principal and CEO to discuss the impact of Coronavirus on the economy. 

The John Lyon's Theatre

As well as showcasing the work of our talented students, The John Lyon's Theatre is hired by some fantastic organisations including ITV Studios, London Short Series Festival, FeSTeLõn Festival of Spanish Theatre of London and Deafinitley Theatre. Find out what's coming up.