Utopia Now: John Burnside and Matthew Beaumont

London Review Bookshop

John Burnside’s novel, Havergey (Little Toller), is set on a remote island in the aftermath of an ecological catastrophe. Burnside read from the novel and was in conversation with Matthew Beaumont, author of Nightwalking: A Nocturnal History of London (Verso). The event was chaired by Gareth Evans, curator of film at the Whitechapel Gallery.

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