Part of a worldwide network, the Institut Français in London encourages cross-cultural exchange and presents the best of French culture. Enjoy a wide offer of French courses, film screenings, library collections, kids activities, festivals, talks and concerts.
28 – 30 September 2018
Small Wonder is the UK’s original and premier short story festival, and will be celebrating its 15th year this autumn. Featuring an eclectic mix of world class short fiction, poetry, letters and song, the festival takes place at Charleston in East Sussex, the former home of Bloomsbury artists Vanessa Bell (sister to Virginia Woolf) and Duncan Grant.
Orenda Books is a new independent publisher based in West Dulwich, publishing literary fiction with a heavy emphasis on crime thrillers, about half in translation. Orenda was shortlisted for the IPG Best Newcomer Award in 2015 and 2016, and publisher Karen Sullivan was a Bookseller Rising Star in 2016.