Hosted by literary magazine Wasafiri to celebrate its 25th anniversary, the literary debate will be chaired by The Independent’s Literary Editor Boyd Tonkin and includes author Helen Cross (My Summer of Love); dancer-turned-writer Diana Evans, whose first novel won the Orange Award for New Writers; debut novelist Aamer Hussein; the award-wining author Caryl Phillips; and critic, historian and novelist Marina Warner.
If the thought of getting inside the mind of a writer hasn’t scared you off, get your tickets now from the Information Desk at The British Library, by calling 019 354 6546, or online.
By Marsha Moore
The Books That Made Me @ Conference Centre, The British Library on 18 May, 6.30 pm. Tickets £6 / £4 concessions. For more information see the Wasafiri website or call the box office on 019 354 6546.