Windham Campbell Prizes Literary Festival | Literary Speed Dating
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 6:00pm
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511
Free and open to the public. Organized by a committee of Yale undergrads, Literary Speed Dating oﬀers audience members the opportunity to sample the prizewinners in short, exciting conversations on a range of topics. Featuring Nadeem Aslam, Kia Corthron, Jim Crace, Aminatta Forna, Sam Holcroft, Noëlle Janaczewska, Pankaj Mishra, and John Vaillant.
Audience members will be assigned to a group and sent to a table for an intimate conversation with one of the prizewinners. After ten minutes, groups will move on to the next table until they have had the opportunity to meet all the prize-winning writers up close. Free food and refreshments for everyone.