Speaking

Speaking


I regularly give talks, chair discussions and take part in panel events at literary festivals, conferences, universities, schools and community centres.


Notable engagements have included TED Global London, TEDx Geneva, TEDx Hanoi, the Edinburgh International Book Festival, the London Literature Festival, Brahmaputra Literary Festival in Assam, International Translation Day, Cambridge Literary Festival, Bath Literature Festival, the Knowledge Summit in Dubai, SOAS, University of London and delivering the 26th Annual Mortenson Distinguished Lecture at the University of Illinois's Mortenson Center for International Library Programs.