Main Event


Main Speaker Event at Stephens House & Gardens*
 
 
Saturday 31st May 2 - 4.45pm 

Tickets for the main event/panel are £5.00 and include a delicious tea or coffee and Danish pastry.

Caitlin Davies is the author of five novels, including The Ghost of Lily Painter (2011), which is is based in part on a true story - two Edwardian baby farmer who were hanged at Holloway Prison in 1903. Caitlin has also written five non-fiction books, and several short stories

Alex Wheatle (MBE) is the author of several novels. His first book, Brixton Rock (1999), tells the story of a 16-year old boy of mixed race,in 1980s Brixton. Its sequel, Brenton Brown, was published in 2011. In 2010, he wrote the one-man autobiographical performance, Uprising. Alex Wheatle was awarded an MBE for services to literature in 2008.

Rosie Fiore is the author of two bestselling novels and a novella, all published by Quercus, and two novels published by Struik in South Africa. Her novels This Year’s Black and Babies in Waiting were both long-listed for the Times Literary Awards in South Africa. She also works as a blogger and copywriter. Rosie lives in Mill Hill with her husband and two sons.

Greenacre Guests
Emily Benet and Andrea Michael will be reading from their latest work in progress.

Greenacre Writers
Will be reading from their writing.

4.45-6pm - Panel
Men Writing as Women and Women Writing as Men
Panellists: 
Alex Wheatle, Caitlin Davies, Rosie Fiore, Miriam Halahmy
Chaired by Allen Ashley
There will be an opportunity for audience questions also.



*Formerly Avenue House
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