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Next week


Novel WritersSophie Mackintosh The Water Cure

Thursday 28 June 2018, 6.30–8pm

Talks Imagine a world very close to our own: where women are not safe in their bodies, where desperate measures are required to raise a daughter. This is the story of Grace, Lia and Sky, kept apart from the world for ... Read more →


Exhibition Tour: Alex Cecchetti Led by Vanessa Boni, curator

Saturday 30 June 2018, 2–3pm

Talks Join curator, Vanessa Boni for a tour of Cecchetti’s exhibition with a focus on the relationship between storytelling, gesture and sound. Read more →

More forthcoming events


Novel WritersJennifer Nansubuga Makumbi Kintu

Thursday 12 July 2018, 6.30–8pm

Talks Jennifer Makumbi’s award-winning debut vividly reimagines Uganda’s troubled history through the cursed bloodline of the Kintu clan. The year is 1750. As he makes his way to the capital to pledge allegiance to the new leader of the Buganda Kingdom, ... Read more →


Novel WritersFiona Mozley Elmet

Thursday 20 September 2018, 6.30–8pm

Talks Brutal and beautiful in equal measure, Elmet is a compelling portrayal of a family living on the fringes of contemporary society, as well as a gripping exploration of the disturbing actions people are capable of when pushed to their limits. ... Read more →

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