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Jackie Kay presents…

Saturday 5 October
The Nook, Cheltenham Literature Festival
12.45 - 1.45pm
£8

Exceptional times call for exceptional writers. Scottish Makar, poet, and novelist Jackie Kay introduces her selection of ten of the most exciting Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) writers working in the UK today. Experience incredible writing and find out why Jackie feels these are the writers who are influencing and shaping the UK’s poetry and literature scenes. Jackie will be joined in conversation with three of her chosen writers as she explores what makes their work so vital.

Presented by the National Centre for Writing and British Council as part of the International Literature Showcase, a nationwide project to showcase the diversity of writers working in the UK today to an international audience. With support from Arts Council England.

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October 5, 2019 12:45 pm October 5, 2019 12:45 pm Europe/London Jackie Kay presents… Writers' Centre Norwich –

Exceptional times call for exceptional writers. Scottish Makar, poet, and novelist Jackie Kay introduces her selection of ten of the most exciting Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) writers working in the UK today. Experience incredible writing and find out why Jackie feels these are the writers who are influencing and shaping the UK’s poetry […]

The Nook, Cheltenham Literature Festival Writers Centre Norwich