13.11.2013 - Polari Literary Salon, South Bank London
Polari Literary Salon
Tickets - £5
13 November 2013, 7:45pmPurcell Room,Southbank CentreBelvedere RoadLondonSE1 8XX
Southbank Centre is a short walk away from Covent Garden and Westminster and minutes from the Waterloo, Charing Cross and Embankment London Underground and British Rail stations.
Charlotte Mendelson introduces her new novel Almost English. She is joined by poet Dean Atta, authors Rosie Garland and Patrick Flanery, Helen Lederer and singer Dee Chanelle. Also tonight, we announce the winner of the Polari Prize.
Described by The New York Times as 'London's most theatrical salon', Polari returns for the autumn, showcasing the best in established, new and up-and-coming LGBT literary talent and performance.
'Always fun, always thought-provoking - a guaranteed good night out.' Sarah Waters
'Lively, funny and inspiring - a gay-themed salon of interest to anyone remotely interested in literature, whatever their sexual bent.' Patrick Gale