AWF17: The Art of the Essay: Roxane Gay, Ashleigh Young, Teju Cole

The first thing to know about this session is that the queue started forming an hour beforehand – for this, a panel discussion about essays. And it wasn’t just a few die-hard fans sitting to fight to the front of … Continue reading

AWF 17: Women and Power

Featuring Roxane Gay, Mpho Tutu van Furth and Michele A’Court, hosted by Susie Ferguson, 5.30pm, Friday 19 May Some years, I have entered into the spirit of a literary festival gently – an off-site poetry launch bearing the festival’s branding, a … Continue reading