Stewart Lee – March of the Lemmings Book Launch at Word on the Water

Stewart Lee – March of the Lemmings Book Launch at Word on the Water

Stewart Lee is to become the first comedian to do a book launch on a barge. ​ Lee will read from his new book MARCH OF THE LEMMINGS, from the deck of WORD ON THE WATER, the floating bookshop moored on the Regent’s Canal in Granary Square, near London’s King’s Cross, on Sunday...
HowTheLightGetsIn Festival: The Tyranny of the New with Joanna Kavenna

HowTheLightGetsIn Festival: The Tyranny of the New with Joanna Kavenna

From the aristocrats who awaited Mozart’s latest compositions to the pop charts of today, from our desire for the latest fashion to our focus on the latest film or book, the new has driven music and culture for hundreds of years. But that was in an era where access to art was limited. Now...
HowTheLightGetsIn Festival: The World That Disappeared with Joanna Kavenna

HowTheLightGetsIn Festival: The World That Disappeared with Joanna Kavenna

No-one who has ever stepped on a Lego brick could doubt the reality of physical objects. Yet from Heraclitus to George Berkeley, many philosophers claimed to have disproven the existence of things. And now high-energy particle physicists are inclined to agree, redescribing material stuff as...
Daunt Books Event: Nicola Upson – Sorry for the Dead

Daunt Books Event: Nicola Upson – Sorry for the Dead

Sorry for the Dead, the eighth book in Nicola Upson’s well-loved Josephine Tey series, is at once a compelling murder mystery and a moving exploration of love and grief. It begins in the summer of 1915, when the violent death of a young girl brings...
Andre Aciman at Off the Shelf

Andre Aciman at Off the Shelf

In his only Northern tour date, New York based best-selling author André Aciman discusses new novel, Find Me, the anticipated sequel to Call Me By Your Name. Aciman is a master of capturing the intimate details and nuances of emotion. Find Me takes us back inside the world of Elio and Oliver, to...
Andre Aciman at Foyles

Andre Aciman at Foyles

Discover the eagerly anticipated sequel to the cult novel Call Me By Your Name with internationally acclaimed author André Aciman discussing the upcoming Find Me with journalist...
Andre Aciman at the Brighthelm Centre, Brighton

Andre Aciman at the Brighthelm Centre, Brighton

André Aciman will be discussing his latest novel, Find Me, the sequel to bestseller Call Me By Your Name. In this spellbinding new exploration of the varieties of love, Aciman revisits his characters’ complex lives in the years after...
Andre Aciman at Cambridge Literary Festival

Andre Aciman at Cambridge Literary Festival

We are bubbling over with excitement at welcoming André Aciman, author of Call Me By Your Name, which was adapted into the Oscar-winning film. In his new novel Find me, he revisits his characters Elio and Oliver and their complex lives in the years after their first meeting. Join this...