Monday, February 18, 2013

Boys Behaving Badly

Fri 22 Feb 2013

From our early history to recent times, sex and misogyny have been intrinsically linked to ideas of manhood. Novelist Jon Doust and historian Frank Bongiorno consider issues around what it means to be a man in our culture and how these attitudes have changed over time.
Chair: Jane Cornes

Poets Vs Novelists Debate

Fri 22 Feb 2013

Who is more likely to make us swoon? Poet or novelist? We pitch poets against novelists to find out who’s the better lover on the written page? Speaking for the poets: Peter Heller, Ailsa Piper and Ali Alizadeh. Speaking for the novelists: Annabel Smith, Kunal Basu and Stephen Scourfield. Chair: Jon Doust

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