Festival of Italian Literature in London
Two days, 15 events, 40+ speakers and performers,
an impressive line-up of award-winning voices and new exciting authors discussing literature and politics, migration, translation, contemporary culture.
The programme of FILL 2018 includes Strega Prize winner Walter Siti in conversation with authors Ali Smith and Olivia Laing, Strega Prize winner Nicola Lagioia, Prix Goncourt winner Mathias Énard, Italian Somali author Igiaba Scego, cutting-edge research agency Forensic Oceanography, a panel discussion on “The politics of translation”, “London as a second language”, the rise of nationalism in Italy and Europe, how literature can relate to our troubled times, and more.
FILL speaks to the entire community of Londoners, and all events are in English or in Italian with English translation provided. Come and join us on 27-28 October!