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Lit Live Luke Brown & Emma Jane Unsworth

Tickets for Lit Live Luke Brown & Emma Jane Unsworth at The International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Luke Brown grew up in Fleetwood, Lancashire, and now lives in London, although he is frequently in Manchester to teach at the Centre for New Writing at The University of Manchester. His debut My Biggest Lie was published in 2014 and his second publication Theft, will be launched at this event. Luke reviews books for The Financial Times, London Review of Books, Times Literary Supplement and New Statesman.

Emma Jane Unsworth is an award-winning novelist and screenwriter. Her novel Animals (Canongate) won a Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Prize 2015 and has been adapted into a film, for which Unsworth wrote the screenplay. The film premiered at Sundance Film Festival 2019. She also writes for television and various magazines including The Big Issue. A Burgess Fellow at the Centre for New Writing in 2016, this event launches her new novel, Adults, published in January 2020 (Borough Press).

Presented in partnership with Creative Manchester.

After the event is off sale online, tickets can be purchased directly from the Martin Harris Centre Box Office or on-the-door, subject to availability. The Martin Harris Centre Box Office opening hours are 12.30pm - 2.30pm Monday to Friday. The IABF Box Office will open approximately one hour before the event is due to start.

You can contact the Martin Harris Centre Box Office during opening hours, on 0161 275 8951 or boxoffice@manchester.ac.uk.


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