Quest to the North is inspired by the new Aarhus39 anthologies, which showcase the best children's and Young Adult writers. This event is part of Southbank Centre’s Nordic Matters series and occurs ahead of the inaugural International Children's Literature Hay Festival, a pan-European celebration of writing for young people held in Denmark.
Kim Fupz Aakeson is a Danish writer and judge of the Aarhus39 selection. BR Collins is one of the selected Aarhus39 authors and Meg Rosoff is an acclaimed writer for young people. The talk is chaired by Daniel Hahn, editor of the Aarhus39 anthologies.
This event will be chaired by Daniel Hahn.