Literature events at the British Library

Audience at a British Library event

Looking for some inspiration in the year ahead?

Join us and a host of contemporary writers and make 2017 memorable with our Winter season of literature events.

Series events

Keith Houston: The Book
Talk

Keith Houston: The Book

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Jane Austen by Cassandra Austen (c.1810)
Panel Discussion

What's So Great About Austen?

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Henry Hemming: M, MI5's Greatest Spymaster
Talk

Henry Hemming: M, MI5's Greatest Spymaster

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Kate Mosse
Panel Discussion

How Female Friendship Feeds Creativity

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Age of Spectacle
In Conversation

The Age of Spectacle: Tom Dyckhoff and Oliver Wainwright

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Hunter Davies: A Day in the Life
Talk

Hunter Davies: A Life in the Day

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Lenin on the Train: Catherine Merridale and Viv Groskop
In Conversation

Lenin on the Train: Catherine Merridale and Viv Groskop

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Proud Poetry
Poetry

Proud Poetry

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Abir Mukherjee (c) Nick Tucker
In Conversation

Masala Noir: Murder and Mayhem in India

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Ryan Gattis
In Conversation

Los Angeles, City of Angels: Ryan Gattis

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Amit Chaudhuri photo credit: Geoff Pugh
Panel Discussion

Amit Chaudhuri: Friend of My Youth

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