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The Man who Defied Beijing

Presented by Reporters Without Borders

Advance screening and a conversation with Pierre Haski and Wu’er Kaixi

Using the FOI Act!

Presented by Campaign for Freedom of Information

Practical training for requesters

The Secret Life of Novels

Presented by The Literary Consultancy

Three novelists shine light on the secret life of novels, from first idea to final draft.

Mimi Mefo & Zehra Doğan in conversation

Presented by English PEN

An evening with English PEN's current writers in residence

Writers’ Day 2019

Presented by The Literary Consultancy

A day of talks and workshops by inspiring expert speakers

Word Bridges

Presented by English PEN

Showcasing work by young refugee and migrant writers

2019 PEN Ackerley Prize

Presented by English PEN

Hear this year’s shortlisted authors as PEN announce the winner of the 2019 prize