Bernardine Evaristo & Linda Grant

Wed 14 Aug 12:00 - 13:00

The Spiegeltent

£12.00, £10.00

Bernardine Evaristo & Linda Grant

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Novels reveal insights into the mood of the places they were written. Not surprisingly, Bernardine Evaristo’s Girl, Woman, Other and Linda Grant’s A Stranger City feel timely, as Britain finds itself in flux. Evaristo’s book is a love song to modern Britain and black womanhood, while Grant’s is a meditation on London as a place of exile or expulsion. It seems, more than ever, that ‘home’ is a complex, contested idea.

Part of our We Are All Citizens series of events.