Dr Yuval Noah Harari is a historian, philosopher and author, attracting fans from across the globe including Bill Gates and Barack Obama. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind is published in nearly forty languages worldwide, and his follow-up Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow was also a top ten bestseller.
Yuval Noah Harari
Yuval Noah Harari offers his 21 lessons for the 21st century. In a wide ranging discussion with Andrew Marr, Harari looks back to his best-selling history of the world, Sapiens, and forward to a possible post-human future.
Technological disruption, ecological cataclysms, fake news and threats of terrorism make the 21st century a frightening prospect. Harari argues against sheltering in nostalgic political fantasies. He calls for a clear-sighted view of the unprecedented challenges that lie ahead.
Producer: Katy Hickman