London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Rachel Lasserson

Contributors

Rachel Lasserson is Editor of the Jewish Quarterly (www.jewishquarterly.org

Upcoming Events

Past Events

2015

Salvage, Keren David
Thursday, 26 February 2015

Writing for young adults is a genre of its own, prompting the challenges one might expect in creating enjoyable, age-appropriate, but trenchant works of fiction for those of not-quite adult status, who in many ways are wiser than their parents. In the first hour, authors Keren DavidHilary Freeman and Miriam Halahmy will discuss how they meet these challenges. In the second, you will have the chance to pitch your idea for a children’s or teen novel.

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Video

 
David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-fesitval event.