Wednesday 1st November 2017, 19:00-20:30
Ian Gulland Lecture Theatre, Goldsmiths College, Lewisham Way, New Cross, London, SE14 6NW
Adam Mars-Jones will introduce readings from Nicola Barker, Sara Baume, Kevin Davey, Jon McGregor, Gwendoline Riley & Will Self.
'Our six shortlisted books offer resistance to the received idea of how a novel should be written. Variously, they break the rules on continuity, time, character arcs, perspective, voice, typographical conventions and structure. As such, there is a wildness to all of our chosen books that provokes in the reader a joyful inquiry about just what a novel might be there to do.' Dr Naomi Wood, Chair of Judges
For full details of the shortlist novels, visit http://www.gold.ac.uk/goldsmiths-prize