A new book on why political and social imagination has shrunk; the lessons we can learn from history; and the methods to use now to amplify imagination, escape timidity and better prepare for the decades ahead – published summer 2022.

‘Fizzes with ideas … very exciting’  Washington Post

‘Important .. if we struggle even to imagine a better future, we will be unable to create’  Financial Times, Best New Political Books

‘A manifesto for creativity, and for thinking big’ New Statesman

‘This book is the tonic the world needs... Read it!’  Professor Anne-Marie Slaughter, CEO, New America

 

‘Wonderful, eclectic and deeply interesting’  Professor Rebecca Henderson, Harvard Business School,

 

‘An inspiring call for a more imaginative tomorrow’  Professor Danny Dorling, University of Oxford

 

‘Offers hope and the power of possibility’ Sonal Shah, former Director of Social Innovation & Civic Participation, Obama Administration

 

‘Wisdom & insight … on how governing can have broader and more ambitious horizons’ Pascal Donohue, Ireland’s Finance Minister and chair of Eurogroup