In conversation with Steve Bloomfield, Prospect Magazine
Sunday 6th October 2019, 2.45-3.45pm
William Morris Tent
The acclaimed novelist is back with a masterly climate change dystopia which explores contemporary fears of isolation.
The Wall is a thrilling and hypnotic work of fiction: a mystery story, a love story, a war story and a story about a voyage. The Wall is a novel about why the young are right to distrust the old. It’s about a broken world you will recognise as your own – and about what might be found when all is lost.
John Lanchester is contributing editor the London Review of Books and regularly writes for the New Yorker.
Books will be on sale and the event will be followed by a book signing.