Stephen Bayley: “My class journey..”

Author, columnist and broadcaster, Stephen Bayley is one of Britain’s leading designers and cultural critics. He recently wrote an interesting article for the Telegraph entitled “My class journey” in which he considers “if I really know my place.”

Following the Great British Class Survey published earlier this year which described the country’s seven classes, Stephen looks back to his childhood and background in order to discover what ‘class’ really means for us as people. Saying “It’s important to separate class and status” he stresses that whilst status can be bought or earned, class cannot, which is why it is impossible to categorise.

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