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The Storey, Lecture Theatre

Meeting House Lane

Lancaster

LA1 1TH

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Yvonne Battle-Felton reads and discusses her novel 'Remembered'

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Remembering

Yvonne Battle-Felton reads and discusses, with Andy Tate, her celebrated novel Remembered

- a Black History Month event

The Storey Lecture Theatre

Drinks reception and bookstall

Free - all welcome

Yvonne is an American writer living in the UK. A writer of fiction and Creative Nonfiction, her writing has been published in literary journals and anthologies. Her debut novel, Remembered, was longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction.

Winner of a Northern Writers Award in fiction (2017), Yvonne was shortlisted for the Words and Women Competition (2017), the Sunderland University Waterstones SunStory Award in 2018, and awarded a Society of Author’s Foundation Grant for Remembered in 2018. She was commended for children’s writing in the Faber Andlyn BAME (FAB) Prize (2017) and has three titles in Penguin Random House’s Ladybird Tales of Superheroes (September 2019). Yvonne has a PhD in Creative Writing from Lancaster University. She is Lecturer in Creative Writing and Creative Industries at Sheffield Hallam University and a British Library Eccles Centre Visiting Fellow.

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Meeting House Lane

Lancaster

LA1 1TH

United Kingdom

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