Posted on 31st May 2016

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Past prize-winners at Folio Academy Sessions

Evie Wyld (2013) (C) (Roeloff Bakker)For the third year running, the Folio Prize Foundation and the British Library host some of the world’s finest writers and their guests.

Over the weekend of the 18 – 19th June 2016, the Folio Academy Sessions bring together great writers and their chosen guests to discuss storytelling and the pressing subjects of our time, migration and the idea of home; fear and populist politics; and the attractions and perils of utopian ideals.

Across two days and eight sessions, the panelists explore how the stories have the power to transform us.

Featured speakers include past Fiction Uncoverd prize winners: Nikita Lalwani, Rupert Thomson and Evie Wyld.

Tickets can be purchased for individual events or day and weekend passes are available. Day Passes £29 /£18/ £16. Weekend Passes £40 / £32 / £28

Find out more here.

Sponsored by the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library #FolioAcademySessions

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