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Kickstart Opportunities at Rebel Book Club

Kickstart Roles at Rebel Book Club Both roles are fully remote – working online with the team through regular video check-ins, email and messaging. Kickstart employees ...

Q+A with David McQueen | Natives

-July 2021:RebelRebel Book: #75Book: Natives by AkalaMeetup: Huckletree West, Benk + Bo, Framework, Hop InSpecial Guests: David McQueen (RBC Member + Entrepreneur, Facilitator, Speaker + Executive ...

Rebel Book Club x Humankind

-June 2021:HopeRebel Book: #74Book: Humankind by Rutger BregmanMeetups: London, Bristol, Mibo IslandFuel: Toast Ales, Dash WaterAction: £150 raised for Second Tree Humankind in Review // Words ...

Q+A with Sophie Walker | 5 Rules for Rebellion

-May 2021:RebelRebel Book: #73Book: 5 Rules for RebellionMeetup: Hop In – Virtual Event SpaceSpecial Guests: Sophie Walker, Anthony Lewis (Greenpeace UK), Katherine Sladden (Campaign Strategist)Action: £260 ...

Rebel Book Club + Broccoli Book Club In Conversation with Mohsin Zaidi | A Dutiful Boy

It was such a pleasure to host the author of 'A Dutiful Boy', Mohsin Zaidi earlier this month. Leading the conversation were our two fantastic co-hosts, Miles ...

Q+A with Amanda Little | The Fate of Food

With a very special bonus guest, Richard Walker, MD of Iceland Supermarket + author of The Green Grocer. -April 2021:The Fate of FoodRebel Book: #72Book: The ...

Campfire Conversations ft. Robert Martineau | Waypoints: A Journey on Foot

"The day hangs together without thought, bound loosely by an idea that rarely surfaces, but is there: that putting one foot in front of the other ...

Rebel Readers: Ava Miller

Our Rebel Book Club Hall of Fame puts the spotlight on our global community of curious minds, to showcase their unique personalities, wild breadth of talents ...

Q+A with Alex Soojung-Kim Pang | Rest: Why You Get More Done When You Work Less

-March 2021:UnpluggedRebel Book: #71Book: Rest: Why You Get More Done When You Work Less (Basic Books)Meetup: Hop In – Virtual Event SpaceSpecial Guest: Alex Soojung-Kim Pang, ...

Live Q+A with Elizabeth Uviebinené & Yomi Adegoke

'Slay: How to Succeed in Your Career' with Audible LIVE & Rebel Book Club. Recorded live on Thursday 15th April 2021. We had the great pleasure ...

Campfire Conversations ft. Alex Barker & Pirates | How to Be More Pirate

"Being more pirate is for everyone, everywhere: it doesn't matter how diverse and different our interests and situations are, there is always something we can do, ...

Q+A with Bobby Seagull | The Life-Changing Magic of Numbers

With a bonus special guest maths author, Kit Yates (The Maths of Life + Death). -February 2021: Magic NumbersRebel Book: #70Book: The Life-Changing Magic of Numbers ...

Campfire Conversations ft. Kendra Pierre-Louis | All We Can Save

Words by Ben Keene. I wonder if the sun debates dawn some morningsnot wanting to riseout of bedfrom under the down-feather horizon  Naima Penniman - All We Can Save ...

Rebel Readers: Albert Kurniadi

Our Rebel Book Club Hall of Fame puts the spotlight on our global community of curious minds, to showcase their unique personalities, wild breadth of talents ...

Rebel Readers: Corrie Jones

Our Rebel Book Club Hall of Fame puts the spotlight on our global community of curious minds, to showcase their unique personalities, wild breadth of talents ...

Rebel Team: Ben Keene

Our Rebel Book Club Hall of Fame puts the spotlight on our global community of curious minds, to showcase their unique personalities, wild breadth of talents ...

Campfire Conversations ft. Nanjala Nyabola | Travelling While Black

Words by Ben Keene. Talking with Nanjala Nyabola about her travels, activism, and writing was like standing under a waterfall: a powerful torrent of energy that is simultaneously ...

Escape to Mibo Island: Practising The Art of Gathering by Priya Parker

-January 2021: Makers: Creativity as a PractiseRebel Book: #69Book: The Art of Gathering by Priya ParkerMeetup: Hop In – Virtual Event Space Special Guest: The Mibo ...
Noreena Hertz Rebel Book Club

Campfire Conversations with Noreena Hertz | The Lonely Century

Words by your host, Ben Keene. From renting a friend to Tokyo pensioners choosing to shop-lift to find friendship in prison, Noreena Hertz is an expert ...
Rebel Book Club 2020 Wrapped

Rebel Book Club x 2020 Wrapped

We put together this little recap of all that we did together in 2020. We hope you enjoy looking back at 12 months of killer non-fiction! ...
Rebel Book Club x Tough Women Event Cover

Interview with Jenny Tough | Editor + Curator of Tough Women

-December 2020: WILD: Journeys into Nature Rebel Book: #68 Book: Tough Women - Adventure Stories by Jenny Tough (Summersdale) Meetup: Hop In – Virtual Event Space ...

What is the Rebel Book Club ‘Winter Season’?

Earlier this year, we decided to begin releasing our 'book themes' ahead of time, to allow members to look ahead at what's coming up and allow ...
Campfire Conversations with Christian Busch

Campfire Conversations with Dr. Christian Busch | The Serendipity Mindset

Campfire Conversations is a brand new series showcasing inspiring nonfiction authors, whilst giving you a taste of the Rebel Book Club experience. Watch our first Campfire ...

Interview with Geralyn Dreyfous | Producer of The Great Hack (Netflix)

– November 2020: WhistleblowersRebel Book: #67Book: Mindf*ck: Inside Cambridge Analytica's Plot to Break the World by Christopher Wylie (Profile)Meetup: Hop In – Virtual Event Spaceft. Interview ...

Interview with Dina Nayeri | Author of The Ungrateful Refugee

- October 2020: BorderlessRebel Book: #66Book: The Ungrateful Refugee by Dina Nayeri (Canongate)Meetup: Hop In – Virtual Event Space ft. Interview with Dina NayeriFuel: 'Home' Cocktails ...

Meet the Makers: Alcohol Free Drinks Inspiration

Rebel Book Club has a long history of pairing books with cocktails. So much so, we have our own in-house mixologist, Rich from Mix + Muddle! ...

RBC Live! x Club Soda | In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

September 2020: Club SoberRebel Book: #65Book: In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts by Dr. Gabor MatéMeetup: Secret Live Location x Hop In – Virtual Event SpaceFuel: Ever-Lease of Life! Cocktails From ...

Club Sober October?

Hi Rebels, Emily from Team RBC here. I wanted to tell you a bit more about our collaboration with the wonderful Club Soda this month. As ...

Rebel Book Club x Harari

August 2020: H A R A R IRebel Book: #64Book: 21 Lessons for the 21st CenturyMeetup: Hop In – Virtual Event SpaceFuel: Imagined Order (Cocktails From Your Cupboard by Mix + ...

Rise Up: The #Merky Story So Far | Featuring Dr. Monique Charles, Ben Anderson + Ciaran Thapar

July 2020: I C O N SRebel Book: #63Book: Rise Up: The #Merky Story So Far by Stormzy + Jude YawsonMeetup: Hop In – Virtual Event ...

Invisible Women | Featuring Hélène Guillaume, Archana Ganeshalingam, Kat Knocker + Laura Whateley

June 2020: Gender BiasRebel Book: #62Book: Invisible Womenby Caroline Criado PerezMeetup: Hop In – Virtual Event SpaceFuel: Unbiased (Cocktails From Your Cupboard by Mix + Muddle) A Gender Bias theme and ...

Happy 5th, Rebel Book Club!

May 2020: Shaping Paradise Following a calm and insightful mid-month event 'Questions of Modern Spirituality', our May 2020 meet-up marked the 5th anniversary of Rebel Book ...

Rebel Book Club presents… Questions of Modern Spirituality

For the second in our new mid-month series Rebel Book Club presents... it was a great privilege to speak with three experts in their respective fields; ...

Finding Paradise in Living with Intention

Words by Birte Kurbjeweit - Rebel Book Club Member. 📷 Pixabay Paradise has been described in many different forms. In some religions, paradise is the perfect ...

May 2020: What’s happening this month?

How is spirituality changing in today's world? What does the idea of paradise, heaven or peace look like to you? And how might we go about ...

Midnight in Chernobyl ft. Dr. Dame Sue Ion

April 2020: ResilienceRebel Book: #60Book: Midnight in Chernobyl by Adam HigginbothamMeetup: Hop In - Virtual Event SpaceFuel: White Russian (Cocktails From Your Cupboard by Mix + ...
Rebel Book Club presents Rand Fishkin

Entrepreneurship in a Crisis with Rand Fishkin + friends

Introducing the first instalment of our brand new events series, Rebel Book Club presents... Your happy entrepreneurial hosts live from lockdown: Ben Saul-Garner + Ben Keene ...

RBC: The Lockdown Edition

How we've adapted Rebel Book Club 30th April 2020 Dear Rebels, This is an update about the changes we've made over the last few weeks.We began ...
Wooden Overcoats Cast and Crew

New Power Case Study: Wooden Overcoats

After some struggle to focus in the midst of global choas in March, we invited podcast producer + RBC friend Andy Goddard into our Rebel Book ...
Interview with Jeremy Heimans

Interview with Jeremy Heimans, co-author of New Power

March 2020: Power ShiftsRebel Book: #59Book: New Powerby Henry Timms + Jeremy HeimansMeetup: First 100% Remote Meet + interview with Jeremy HeimansFuel: Cocktails from your Cupboard ...
Rebel Book Club Poster on London Underground

Reading in the time of Corona

A Letter from Ben + Ben. 13th March 2020 Dear Rebels, Many of you will be going through a mixture of feelings right now; concern around ...

Ethical and Sustainable Fashion in Oxford – Where to Shop?

Rebel Book Club is a non-fiction book club with 1000+ members across 7 cities. For February’s theme ‘Fast Fashion’, we read the eye-opening book Fashionopolis by ...

Sustainable Fashion in Bristol – Where to Shop?

Rebel Book Club is a non-fiction book club with 1000+ members across 7 cities. For February’s theme ‘Fast Fashion’, we read the eye-opening book Fashionopolis by ...

How starting a book club accelerated my reading habits by 600%

Perfectly captured by Ella Sanders It was a bad habit. One tap on amazon and bang there it was on my kindle or my doormat the ...

Building a Book Club Community

Long-term RBC members taking a moment our of their Moroccan adventure to catch up on their reading. Sunday night. It’s 9pm and I’m sitting down at ...
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