Harold Pinter, Doris Lessing & Jung Chang to join many special guest readers for Personal Wonderlands

The Children’s Laureate Michael Morpurgo, Jung Chang, Antonia Fraser, Bonnie Greer, Doris Lessing, Harold Pinter, Alexei Sayle, Jacqueline Wilson and Louisa Young (aka one half of Zizou Corder) head a line up of special guests who will introduce and read from literature that fired their imagination in childhood at Personal Wonderlands, a Readers & Writers fundraising evening on 25th November.

They join compere Sue MacGregor and Rachel Billington, chair of the Readers & Writers programme. This is the first ever fundraising event for English PEN’s acclaimed literacy programme, Readers & Writers, which is currently in urgent need of resources.  Please help its work to continue by supporting this event.

Personal Wonderlands will take place at the Bloomberg Auditorium in the City on Tuesday 25th November at 7pm.  For further information or to reserve places at the event which includes a reception and buffet supper (recommended minimum donation £50), please e-mail Jo Paterson (jo@englishpen.org) or telephone the office for a booking form (020 7713 0023).

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