On The Big Green Sofa with Peter Curran: a conversation with Howard Jacobson

Academicians' Room events

Monday 8 May 2017
7.45 — 9pm

Call 020 7300 8090 to book. Open to Academicians’ Room members only.

Howard Jacobson joins us for the fifth instalment of ‘On the Big Green Sofa’, in which we invite inspiring individuals from the creative world to the Academicians’ Room.

Broadcaster Peter Curran will be our guest presenter, sitting in for Mary Nightingale. Peter’s credentials include presenting Radio 4’s Loose Ends, Pick of the Week and the cult series Bunk Bed, which he co-writes with Patrick Marber.

Howard Jacobson: novelist, critic and broadcaster. Howard is the author of 15 novels and six works of non-fiction. In 2010 he won the Booker Prize for The Finkler Question.

He won the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Writing in 2000 for The Mighty Walzer, and again in 2013 for Zoo Time. This year he published The Dog’s Last Walk, a second volume of columns written for the Independent, and Pussy, a satiric novel.

This event is produced by Roger James Elsgood, working with the Academicians’ Room team. Doors open at 7pm and the talk will start at 7.45pm.

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Call 020 7300 8090 to book. Open to Academicians’ Room members only.

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Monday 8 May 2017

7.45 — 9pm

The Academicians' Room, The Keeper's House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly

£20. Academicians' Room members only.

Call 020 7300 8090 to book. Open to Academicians’ Room members only.