International Literature Festival Berlin

Sunday 16 September 10:30am CET

The Future of the Novel: Discussion Continues


UK author Sophie Cooke was joined by German author Georg Klein and several others at the British Council, Berlin on 16 September 2012.

This event continued ‘The Future of the Novel’ Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference discussion which took place the previous evening, when Georg Klein presented his keynote text and discussed it with UK authors Tim Parks and Sophie Cooke in front of a live audience at the International Literature Festival Berlin (ilb). The event was Chaired by Thomas Böhm.

Authors participating in the discussion, which took place in English, included:
Janne Teller
Greg Baxter
(USA, based in Berlin)
Martin Jankowski
Xiaolu Guo
Clare Wigfall
Barbara Wahlster
(journalist/critic Germany)

A full list is available on our Participants page.

(Above Image: Georg Klein © Georg Klein)