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Prospect Book Club - Alan Johnson MP
Mon 21 November 2016, 18:30 – 20:30 GMT
On Monday, 21st November, Alan Johnson MP will join us to discuss his new book, The Long and Winding Road. This is a third in a series of his memoirs.
Alan Johnson has been a Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle since 1997. He served as Home Secretary from June 2009 to May 2010. Previously he had held a variety of cabinet positions in both the Blair and Brown governments; including Health Secretary and Education Secretary. From October 2010 to January 2011 he was Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer. His widely-acclaimed first book, This Boy, won the RSL Ondaatje prize and the Orwell Prize in 2013. His second, Please Mister Postman, won the National Book Award for Autobiography of the Year in 2014.
You can buy your tickets below.
A Prospect subscriber ticket is £10 or £12 for a non-subscriber. We will be selling The Long and Winding Road for £12 (the RRP value is £16.99). You can also purchase Alan's previous memoirs, This Boy and Please, Minster Postman at £5 each.
There is no requirement to read the book prior to the event, these events are to encourage debate and generate new ideas.
Non-subscribers will need to become a subscriber before purchasing the book.
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