2021: Event 6

(6) Poetry Friends:
Tishani Doshi and
Joe Dunthorne

Friday 16th April | 2-2:45pm | Free

Joe Dunthorne was born and brought up in Swansea. His debut novel Submarine was translated into twenty languages and made into an award-winning film. His second novel, Wild Abandon, won the Society of Authors’ Encore Award. His latest novel is The Adulterants. His debut poetry collection, O Positive, was published by Faber and Faber in 2019. He lives in London. Tishani Doshi is an award-winning poet, novelist and dancer. Her most recent books are Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods, shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Poetry Award, and a novel, Small Days and Nights, shortlisted for the RSL Ondaatje Prize and a New York Times Bestsellers Editor’s Choice. A God at the Door (Bloodaxe), her fourth collection of poems, is forthcoming in spring 2021.

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Tishani Doshi

Tishani Doshi is an award-winning poet, novelist and dancer. Her most recent books are  Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods,  shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Poetry Award, and a novel,  Small Days and Nights,  shortlisted for the RSL Ondaatje Prize and a New York Times Bestsellers Editor’s Choice.  A God at the Door  (Bloodaxe Books), her fourth collection of poems, is forthcoming in spring 2021. 

Tishani Doshi – A God at the Door
£10.99
Bloodaxe
ISBN: 9781780375779

Tishani Doshi – Small Days and Nights
£8.36
Bloomsbury
ISBN: 9781526603753

Tishani Doshi – Girls Are Coming Out of The Woods
£9.95
Bloodaxe
ISBN: 9781780371979

Joe Dunthorne

Joe Dunthorne was born and brought up in Swansea. His debut novel, Submarine, was translated into twenty languages and made into an award-winning film. His second novel, Wild Abandon, won the Society of Authors’ Encore Award. His latest novel is The Adulterants. His debut poetry collection, O Positive, was published by Faber and Faber in 2019. He lives in London.

Joe Dunthorne – O Positive
£10.99
Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571342556

Joe Dunthorne – The Adulterants
£8.99
Penguin
ISBN: 9780241980972

Joe Dunthorne – Wild Abandon
£12.99
Penguin
ISBN: 9780141033952