Maryam Namazie will be giving a solo talk at 14.00 entitled the Islamist Inquisition at HowTheLightGetsIn philosophy festival at Hay on Wye. She will also be debating Islam in a panel discussion at 10.30am entitled the Scimitar’s Edge with Lauren Booth and Iain Edgar. Mary Ann Sieghart chairs. Other speakers include A C Grayling, Baroness Mary Warnock, Philip Pullman, Dame Athene Donald, Tessa Jowell, Leela Gandhi, Alex Callinicos, Lord Layard, Baroness Susan Greenfield, David Aaronovitch and Nassim Nicholas Taleb. More information here.