Free Word Centre

Free Word Centre
60 Farringdon Road, London, EC1R 3GA
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2017 PEN Ackerley Prize with Decca Aitkenhead, Amy Liptrot and Lara Pawson

Come and hear this year's shortlisted authors, Decca Aitkenhead, Amy Liptrot and Lara Pawson, read from and discuss their work with chair of judges Peter Parker, before the winner of the 2017 prize is announced. The PEN Ackerley Prize is awarded to a literary autobiography of excellence, written by a British author and…

Wed 5 Jul

£8 (£5) / 020 7324 2570

  • 19:00 – 20:15

Shubbak: Basma Abdel Aziz in conversation with Jo Glanville

Where activism and imagination intersect. Cairo-based Basma Abdel Aziz is a psychiatrist specialising in the treatment of victims of torture, a celebrated novelist and non-fiction writer, a sculptor and a poet. The publication of her debut novel The Queue in English translation by Elisabeth Jaquette in 2016 led to her…

Wed 12 Jul

£7 (£5) / 020 7324 2570

  • 19:00 – 20:15

Shubbak Festival 2017: Where Activism & Imagination Intersect

Cairo-based Basma Abdel Aziz is a psychiatrist specialising in the treatment of victims of torture, a celebrated novelist and non-fiction writer, a sculptor and a poet. The publication of her debut novel The Queue in English translation by Elisabeth Jaquette in 2016 led to her being named one of Foreign Policy's Leading…

Wed 12 Jul

£7 (£5) / 020 7324 2570

  • 19:00 – 20:15

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