Richard Beard on W, Or the Memory of Childhood

Sun 27 Aug 11:00am - 12:30pm

Writers' Retreat

£15.00, £12.00

Richard Beard on W, Or the Memory of Childhood

Reading Workshop

Novelist and non-fiction writer Richard Beard discusses W, Or the Memory of Childhood by Georges Perec. This semi-autobiographical work alternates between memoir and fiction, illustrated with photographs from Perec's childhood. It is a commentary on memories remembered, borrowed and interpreted later in life. Expect an open discussion from the start: you can either read the book ahead of the event or be inspired to pick it up afterwards.

Follow

EBulletins