Posted by on 2 September 2018
11 Sept-15 Nov 2018: 10 small independent trade publishers will host author/translator talks in 10 cities over 9 weeks, one in each city, showcasing some of the finest independent-spirited, diverse literature and poetry being published today. A tour of this kind has not been done before.
10 cities: LONDON | NEWCASTLE | LEEDS | NOTTINGHAM | BRIGHTON | NORWICH | BRISTOL | BIRMINGHAM | LIVERPOOL | MANCHESTER
10 publishers: DEDALUS LTD (English & European fiction) | BLUEMOOSE BOOKS (new fiction, new voices) | COMMA PRESS (groundbreaking short stories) | ISTROS BOOKS (books from the Balkans) | PEIRENE PRESS LTD (World literature in translation) | GALLEY BEGGAR PRESS (contemporary modernist) | HOPEROAD (African & Caribbean writing) | BALESTIER PRESS (contemporary Asian) | CARCANET PRESS (poetry) | SAQI BOOKS (writing from the Middle East).
PDFs of the books featured on the tour are available purely for review (not for sale).
BBC Radio London Robert Elms Interview
Opening event tickets 11 SEPT Waterstones Gower St W1 6.30 p.m. DEDALUS BOOKS with Andrew Crumey, Margaret Jull Costa.