We’re delighted to welcome former spokesman and strategist Alastair Campbell to Edinburgh to present his anticipated memoir, Living Better. Living Better is Alastair Campbell’s honest, moving and life affirming account of his lifelong struggle with depression. It is an autobiographical, psychological and psychiatric study, which explores his own childhood, family and other relationships, and examines the impact of his professional and political life on himself and those around him. More than a memoir, Living Better lays bare his relentless quest to understand depression not just through his own life but through different treatments.
Filled with pain but also with hope, this is a candid look at how his successes have been in part because of rather than despite his mental health problems. Living Better is a call to arms and an extraordinary memoir in one compelling and inspiring narrative. This is a book that really could save