Durham Book Festival will take place in October, with lots of interesting book-based discussions and events, covering everything from politics to poetry and fiction to feminism! Events include:
- Writing the first world war
- Elizabeth: the Forgotten Years (with the author, John Guy from Cambridge History Faculty!)
- Nikesh Shukla, Coco Khan and Miss L: The Good Immigrant
- Where does the power lie in the media?
- A memoir of growing up in the post-war North
- The best in new Scottish writing
- Kes, introduced by Andy Miller and Stephen Regan
- What makes a Classic?
- The incomplete Shakespeare
- The Politics of Hope
- An evening with Alan Johnson (Labour Party MP)
Do visit the Durham Book Festival website for the full programme and details.