NOT HOSTED TALK: In Conversation: Linton Kwesi Johnson and Caryl Phillips



Poet and political activist, Linton Kwesi Johnson joins Caryl Phillips, novelist and academic, in conversation. Both writers have inspired generations with thoughtful and incisive writing which, in one way or another, looks at notions of identity. Johnson’s rhythm-infused lyrics and Phillips’s concise prose explore racial oppression and question what it means to belong – and together they’ve changed the landscape of writing in Britain and beyond. Join them in this rare conversation chaired by cultural journalist and broadcaster Maya Jaggi.

Tickets cost Price: £7.50 / £5 concessions and can be purchased by phoning customer service here: 01937 546060.


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  • Angela D.

    Hi Cyrus, So pleased that you enjoyed it. Best, Angela

    1 · October 5, 2013

  • Cyrus T.

    Another GREAT NIGHT!!! :D

    October 5, 2013

  • sindy

    unable to come due to unexpected issue. Dam!!!! Have a good time folks.

    October 4, 2013

  • babs

    Hi
    If anyone wants to link up prior to the event send me a message and let me know and we can exchange numbers.

    Babs :)

    1 · October 3, 2013

    • Cyrus T.

      I am up for it! :)

      October 4, 2013

  • Cyrus T.

    Linton Kwesi Johnson's works have been on my mind ever since I first encountered them and I give thanks for his having ever created them! :D Just bought my ticket and am looking forward to another GREAT / REAL night!

    September 5, 2013

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