Launch of the Centre for the Study of Contemporary Women's Writing

Readings from recent works treating the theme of childhood. Join us for an afternoon of exhilarating, disturbing, beautiful and provocative literature. Readings will be in the original language and in English translation. A round-table discussion chaired by Prof. Abigail Lee Six will follow the readings.

The event is co-funded by the John Coffin Trust Fund and the Ingeborg Bachmann Centre for Austrian Literature.

Author: 
School of Advanced Study, University of London
Speaker(s): 
Ana Luísa Amaral (Portuguese poet), Anna Mitgutsch (Austrian novelist and essayist) and Nicoletta Vallorani (Italian novelist and children's book author)
Event date: 
Friday, 16 October 2009 - 1:00am
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