Random Author Event

Is The Random Event Professor Jane Mullan 8pm Wednesday 27 March 2019 OSO Arts Centre Barnes Green In March 2018 Will Self declared, “the novel is absolutely doomed”. Come and listen to John Mullan, Professor of English and Lord Northcliffe Chair of Modern English...

Tom Bower Event

Dangerous Hero Tom Bower 8pmTuesday 5 May 2020 St Mary’s Church Road, Barnes Tom Bower is an investigative journalist, biographer and broadcaster. In 2003 his enquiry into corruption in English football Broken Dreams: Vanity, Greed and the Souring of British...

Tom Holland Event

Dominion: The Making of the Western Mind Tom Holland 8pmTuesday 31 March 2020 St Mary’s Church Road, Barnes Tom Holland is an award-winning historian, biographer and broadcaster who has published best-selling books on topics including classical and mediaeval...

Mick Herron Event

Joe Country Mick Herron8pmTuesday 18 February 2020St Mary’sChurch Road, Barnes Mick Herron has been described as ‘the John Le Carré of our generation’, earning a place amongst the very finest of spy novelists for his Slough House series. The first book in the...

Isabella Tree Event

Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm Isabella Tree 8pmTuesday 14 January 2020 St Mary’s Church Road, Barnes Award-winning author and travel writer Isabella Tree will talk about her latest book: Wilding – The Return of Nature to a British Farm. Chosen...

Elif Shafak Event

10 Minutes 38 Seconds in this Strange World Elif Shafak8pmTuesday 19 November 2019St Mary’sChurch Road, Barnes Elif Shafak is one of today’s most distinctive voices in literature. As well as being an award-winning British-Turkish novelist and public...