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July 2016

Alain de Botton on Romanticism

The ideology of Romanticism has been fatal to our chances of long-term happiness in modern relationships. Here, School of Life founder Alain de Botton delivers a lecture at the Sydney Opera House charting a wiser course for love. With…

Pessimism for Lovers

We’re used to thinking of pessimism as the enemy of good things, but when it comes to relationships, it can be a vital ingredient in keeping a couple together. If you like our films, take a look at our shop (we ship worldwide):…

Pessimism for Lovers

We’re used to thinking of pessimism as the enemy of good things, but when it comes to relationships, it can be a vital ingredient in keeping a couple together. If you like our films, take a look at our shop (we ship worldwide):…

Sexual Non-Liberation

We pride ourselves on living in a sexually liberated age. But we haven't in fact begun to know how to face up to, or discuss, our true sexual natures. If you like our films, take a look at our shop (we ship worldwide):…