Emily Kasriel

A manifesto for a meaningful commute

Emily is an Executive Producer at the BBC, responsible for The Forum, the flagship ideas show on the World Service that she launched in 2008. She previously ran the World Service Arts and Religion units; made documentaries for Radio 4, Radio 3 and the World Service; and has reported and produced across five continents. She has written about ideas for the Financial Times, The Independent, The Guardian, and The Telegraph. This TEDx talk is illustrated by Emily Kasriel.

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