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Women's Prize for Fiction 2020 Shortlist Readings

This event has been cancelled as we are currently closed due to the coronavirus crisis.

In its 25th year, the annual UK book award that celebrates and honours fiction by women presents its shortlist at a reading and discussion.

Join the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2020 shortlisted authors ahead of the announcement of the winner on Wednesday 3 June.

The event is hosted by chair of judges Martha Lane Fox, founder and executive chair of Doteveryone, a charity fighting for a fairer internet and building a movement for responsible technology.

Martha Lane Fox became a crossbench peer in the UK House of Lords in March 2013. In 2017 she was appointed a member of the Joint Committee on National Security Strategy.

Lane Fox is a director of Twitter, non-executive director of Chanel, and non-executive director of the Donmar Warehouse and the Queens Commonwealth Trust.

Dates & times

Approximate run time: 75 mins
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    • Tue 8 September 2020
      • 6:30 pm


Queen Elizabeth Hall


£15 - £25
Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)
£15, £25


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Age recommendation
For ages 16+

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