Lionel Schriver at Brighton Festival
Past Event
Books & Debates

Lionel Shriver

Thu 11 Feb 2016

Orange Prize-winning writer Lionel Shriver talks about her new novel, The Mandibles – a dark, witty and frightening dystopia about a nation in decline. Set during a fiscal crisis in near-future America, the book follows three generations of a family as they cope with the loss of their fortune and learn how to survive as America’s economy spirals into dysfunction.