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The Reading Room

The Reading Room

When: Sun 9 Mar 2014, 11.15 - 17.00

Where: For location please see below

Price: Free

Location: Manuscripts Reading Room

Throughout the day, the authors shortlisted for the Folio Prize 2014 are giving readings from their work and answering questions. Uniquely, these short, free events will take place in the tranquil surroundings of the Manuscripts Reading Room (Level 2).

Places at each set of readings will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Please queue at the Manuscripts Reading Room. Please note that coats and bags will not be permitted in the Reading Room, and should be left at the cloakroom or locker room facilities on the Lower Ground Floor. Food and drink, including water, must not be taken into the Reading Room.

12.00-13.00: Rachel Kushner, Anne Carson

14.15-15.15: Amity Gaige, Jane Gardam

15.45-16.45: George Saunders, Eimear McBride, Sergio De La Pava

Part of the Folio Prize Fiction Festival, 8-9 March 2014. Presented by The Folio Society in partnership with the British Library. See full events programme