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Manchester Literature Festival presents the 2019 Booker Prize Shortlist

Friday 11th October 19:00 at Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama , Bridgford Street, Manchester, M13 9PL

Meet the authors of the 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction shortlist at this special event at Manchester Literature Festival. The Booker Prize is a byword for the finest literary fiction, with its canon containing some of the greatest writers since 1969, from Hilary Mantel and Kazuo Ishiguro, to Marlon James and Anna Burns. A few days before the 2019 winner is unveiled on Monday 14 October, join this year’s shortlisted authors for an evening of readings and conversation around their novels. 

The 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction is chaired by Peter Florence, and the judges are Afua Hirsch, Liz Calder, Xiaolu Guo and Joanna MacGregor. Presented in partnership with the Centre for New Writing and Creative Manchester.

Further details: http://bit.ly/2YteUGd

Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama , Bridgford Street, Manchester, M13 9PL

Friday 11th October 19:00
£10/£8

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