Friday 20th January 2012
6pm Quick Fictions
Taking us to the very quick of things: 20 brand new stories, each fewer than 300 words, read by their authors.
8pm Ian Rankin
Interviewed by Lesley Thomson. See also 'Judging a Graphic Novel' at 2pm Saturday
Saturday 21st January 2012
11:30am Humans and animals
Sarah Dillon, Abi Curtis and Michael Jones
11:30am Innovation in form
David James and Kelcey Parker
Ian Rankin, Bryan Talbot, Ed Hillyer, Hannah Berry, Corinne Pearlman
Chair: Paul Gravett
Michael Wilson, Katharine Reeve and Seb Franklin
4pm Sex and fiction
Lizzie Enfield, Jonathan Kemp and Suzi Feay
Interviewed by Nicola Streeten, author Billy, Me & You.
Sunday 22nd January 2012
Bryan Cheyette, Natasha Soobramanien and Karen Stevens
11:30am New genres
Paul Crosthwaite and Katy Shaw
11:30am Life writing
Sue Eckstein, Nicola Streeten and Aneurin Wright
Alexandra Pringle, from Bloomsbury, in conversation with British Palestinian novelist, Selma Dabbagh.
4pm Elleke Boehmer
Writing a Novel From Life
"Science Fiction: The Mock of the New" and "Crime Writing and the Academy"
Journal launch event; all welcome!