This week's Zingers include murder suspects, a surreal escapologist, a night inspired by The Prisoner plus Dexy's Midnight Runners duetting with LL Cool J.
Simon Munnery takes on the ladies, and a perfectly pitched night of sweet lament to libraries from Emmy the Great and Jack Underwood.
How do you get from JG Ballard to Clarissa Explains It All? Ross Sutherland knows.
Royal wedding backlash, scandal over a gay kiss, London Bridge’s history, the future of London's built environment, and more.
Robin Ince once again curates an excellent night of intelligent comedy: can he and his guests find an activity better than reading?
What would you like to say sorry for?
If you missed our preview in which we prized this word based alternative arts fest above ring tailed lemurs and cake, this will get you up to speed.
Do you remember learning to read? When were you last in a library for some quality time with a text?
The London Word Festival returns! With excellent guests (Alan Moore, anyone?), inventive and immersive performances, witty and intelligent ideas, and a Scrabble tournament.
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