Voices on the Page

Alba Arikha, Yvonne Green

Chair: Alex Clark

10/03/2019 12:30 pm
Kings Place, St Pancras

Critically-acclaimed memoirist and author Alba Arikha joins poet and translator Yvonne Green in an exploration of how the literary voice represents the multiplicity of the Jewish experience. They tackle identity, nationhood, family and literary form in a wide-ranging discussion of the voices, people and ideas that are represented in their work.

Alba Arikha

Alba Arikha is the author of five books. Her memoir, Major/Minor, shortlisted for the Spear’s Awards, was turned into an opera and performed at RADA in 2018. Where to Find Me, was published by Alma Books in 2018.

Yvonne Green

Yvonne Green is a prizewinning poet, translator and essayist. Jam & Jerusalem is her fifth collection of poems.

Alex Clark

Alex Clark is a literary journalist and broadcaster who writes for The Guardian and The Observer. She makes regular appearances on BBC Radio 4, chairs numerous literary events and is an experienced judge of literary awards.