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Review: Viv Albertine in conversation with Jeanette Winterson, Manchester Literature Festival, The Dancehouse

May 16, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Viv Albertine in conversation with Jeanette Winterson, Manchester Literature Festival, The Dancehouse

Viv Albertine tells an illuminating tale about her wilderness years spent trapped in a dreary, constrictive marriage.

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Review: Rebecca Solnit in conversation with Jeanette Winterson, Manchester Literature Festival

Nov 11, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Rebecca Solnit in conversation with Jeanette Winterson, Manchester Literature Festival

Last Tuesday, Manchester received some fantastic news.

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Louise O'Neill by Miki Barlok

Review: Jeanette Winterson in conversation with Louise O’Neill

Feb 24, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Jeanette Winterson in conversation with Louise O’Neill

“The book was so powerful it made me cry,” my friend says. We are having coffee before heading off to watch author Louise O’Neill in conversation with Jeanette Winterson at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation in Manchester. “I had to put it down a couple of times,” I reply. ‘The sheer brutality of it meant I couldn’t continue.’

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John Irving and Jeanette Winterson

John Irving in conversation with Jeanette Winterson

Feb 7, 2016 Comments Off on John Irving in conversation with Jeanette Winterson

With his huge reputation, millions of sales and shelf-full of awards, John Irving is one of the world’s best-loved authors. Last week he made a rare visit to Manchester to talk about his latest novel Avenue Of Mysteries for an appreciative, sold-out audience at Literature Live.

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