British academy

Margaret Atwood:
In conversation with Dame Gillian Beer, FBA

The British Academy, 10 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1

Wednesday, 3 November 2004
6.00 pm


A ranging and informal conversation arising from Margaret Atwood's writing, followed by questions and comments from the audience.

Margaret Atwood is the author of more than forty books of fiction poetry, and, critical essays. Her novels include Oryx and Crake, The Blind Assassin, Alias Grace, The Robber Bride, Cat’s Eye, and The Handmaid’s Tale. She is the recipient of the Booker Prize, the Giller Prize, Governor General’s Award, and the Premio Mondello, among many, and of honourary degrees from over a dozen universities, including Cambridge, Oxford, and Harvard. Margaret Atwood lives in Toronto with writer Graeme Gibson.

Attendance if free, but registration is essential.

Please note our seating policy: No tickets will be issued for this event. All seats will be allocated on a strict first-come, first-served basis. The first 100 audience members arriving at the Academy will be offered a seat in our Lecture Room where this event will take place. The next 50 people to arrive will be offered a seat in our Overflow Room which has a video and audio link to the Lecture Room.