Posts Tagged: London Book Fair

Children of History with Nora Ikstena, Alvydas Slepikas & Sara Taylor

How does a country’s history or identity affect its ideas of family and family life? The Baltic countries of Lithuania and Latvia have lived through some tumultuous 20th century history. Two writers from these countries, Nora Ikstena (Latvia) and Alvydas Šlepikas (Lithuania) join Sara Taylor, whose novels The Shore and The Lauras both explore families and

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English PEN Literary Salon at The London Book Fair 2018

The   English PEN Literary Salon   is open to all visitors of   The London Book Fair. It is located on level one of Olympia in the National Hall. Tuesday   10 April 12.30pm Laura Bates   in conversation with   Sarah Shaffi 1.30pm Andrei Ivanov   in conversation with   Tim Marshall 2.30pm London Book Fair Author of the Day:   Joanna

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Imagining Futures with Jacek Dukaj and Zen Cho

Are we living in an era predicted by science fiction? What do we imagine for our future? Celebrated Polish science-fiction writer Jacek Dukaj and British-Malaysian writer Zen Cho come together to discuss ‘imagined futures’ within the genres of speculative and science fiction. This event is a partnership between the British Council and English PEN, and

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