Tag Archives: Ian McEwan

In Analysis: The Work of Hanif Kureishi

By | February 21, 2012

We're delighted to be sponsoring 'In Analysis: The Work of Hanif Kureshi' – an event running on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th of Feburary at the University of Roehampton. Hanif Kureishi is one of the most exciting and controversial voices in contemporary literature – this conference brings together the most vibrant critics and scholars in contemporary… Read More »

Ian McEwan Wins Jerusalem Prize

By | February 21, 2011

Literature in the news alert! Ian McEwan has been making headlines recently for winning the Jerusalem prize. The Guardian has posted this piece on his acceptance speech. Regardless of viewpoint in this complicated conflict, it is an interesting reminder of literature's significance in the political sphere. From the article: 'He devoted much of his speech… Read More »