We’re currently hard at work putting together the programme for next semester. If there’s anything you’d like us to cover please get in touch and let us know, or just leave a comment below. In the meantime, you can watch and rewatch and generally binge … Continue reading Cardiff BookTalk on YouTube
All of our 2020-21 BookTalk events are now on our YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCje4naMuijDvIPcjKMeIKYg) where you can catch up with with our anything you missed – talks so far include Jane Austen’s Emma, Shirley Jackson’s We Have Always Lived in the Castle, Richard Gwyn’s The Blue … Continue reading Octavia E. Butler’s Kindred – watch online
Susan M. Gaines will be with us this Wednesday 17 February to discuss her novel Accidentals. Gabriel is a young birdwatcher who returns with his mother to the family estancia in Uruguay. The novel pitches us into an absorbing drama of environmental science against a … Continue reading ‘No busques lugar más bello, porque no lo encontrará’
More from author Susan M. Gaines in advance of her appearance at Cardiff BookTalk on 17 February – here she shares a few thoughts on one of the unintended consequences of writing a novel where the real protagonists are non-human. ‘We don’t have to read … Continue reading All the Birds in Accidentals
A Nandu, an Uruguayan flightless bird like an Ostrich, stalks through grassland.
Cardiff BookTalk is pleased to announce that free tickets are now available on Eventbrite for the first events of 2021. Richard Gwyn’s The Blue Tent – 3 February 2021 Susan M. Gaines Accidentals – 17 February 2021 Octavia Butler’s Kindred – 3 March 2021 We … Continue reading 2021 dates for your diary – book now for Richard Gwyn, Susan M. Gaines and Octavia E. Butler