Barrie Selwyn

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Teaching area:



BA (hons)




Formerly the principal of Kingston Adult Education, Barrie is the lead tutor for the School of Ideas. Educated at Hackney Downs School and Sussex University he is a highly respected Adult Educationalist specializing in philosophy and literature. Barrie is the Chair of the Portcullis Trust, a charity which supports adult learning in Richmond. He has developed and delivered a vast range of highly successful programmes of learning on the modern European mind. As a trained inspector Barrie is passionate about providing proper learner centred courses which enable learners to move on with confidence. He is also chairman and one of the founder members of Kingston Philosophy café.