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Anthony Powell: A Life

Hilary Spurling

Friday 25 May, 10am

In association with Writers’ Centre Norwich

FRIDAY CITY OF LITERATURE EVENTS AND WEEKEND PASSES ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR ADVANCE BOOKING.
THERE WILL BE A SMALL NUMBER OF TICKETS AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR FROM 9.30AM ON FRIDAY.

Book four or more events at the City of Literature Weekend and save £1.50 per ticket. Join us for all events across the weekend for £90 (save £46).

One of our greatest biographers, Costa Book of the Year winner Hilary Spurling discusses her long-awaited portrait of Anthony Powell, the author of the undisputed classic A Dance to the Music of Time.

‘Deliciously readable’ The Guardian

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Assisted performances: BSL logo. BSL interpreted

Duration: c. 1 hour

Hilary Spurling

Hilary Spurling is the award-winning author of numerous biographies, describing the lives of figures such as Ivy Compton-Burnett, Paul Scott and Matisse. After working as the Theatre Critic and Literary Editor of the Spectator, she has since become a book reviewer for the Observer and the Daily Telegraph. In 2016 she won the Biographers’ Club Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Tickets

Essential companions: Any audience member requiring an essential carer/companion can get one free ticket. Relevant discounts or concessions still apply to the paid ticket.

Book four or more events at the City of Literature Weekend and save £1.50 per ticket. Join us for all events across the weekend for £90 (save £46).

In association with Writers’ Centre Norwich

Writers' Centre Norwich logo. Norwich City of Literature Logo