Events are held at the OSO on Barnes Green unless otherwise stated


Wednesday October 12th 2016
Joanna Trollope OBE
Updating Jane Austen
Venue: Methodist Church, Barnes Green

Wednesday November 23rd 2016, 8pm
Emma Smith
Shakespeare's First Folio: four centuries of an iconic book

Wednesday January 18th 2017, 8pm
Harry Parker interviewed by Kate Silverton
Anatomy of a Soldier

Wednesday February 15th 2017, 8pm
Jane Hawking
From Fact to Film to Fiction

Wednesday March 22nd 2017, 8pm
 Andrew Taylor
The Long Shadow of the Past: crime fiction meets the historical novel
Followed by the AGM

Wednesday April 26th 2017 11am
Visit to the London Metropolitan Archives

Wednesday May 17th 2017, 8pm
John Simenon on Georges Simenon
Curating the Literary Lecacy of a Famous Father

Monday June 12th 2017*
Summer Event

Thursday June 22nd 2017 11am*
Visit to Southside House, Wimbledon


*Additional cost
Events and speakers may be subject to change without notice

Members who wish to bring guests
to an event
should complete Form 1 on the Contact page


Patrons: Isla Blair, Julian Glover, Roger McGough, Patrick Neate, Jan PieĊ„kowski
Fiona Smith