Nikesh Shukla in Conversation

Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol

01179 172300
boxoffice@arnolfini.org.uk
https://www.arnolfini.org.uk/whatson/nikesh-shukla

Thursday 16 November 2017
7pm - 8.30pm
Opening Hours: 11am - 6pm
Admission Fee: £5/£3
Booking essential
via the website or over the telephone

Throughout Grayson Perry's exhibition, we are delighted to welcome Nikesh Shukla as writer-in-residence. During the autumn, Nikesh will be producing new work, exploring themes around Brexit, British values and the idea of a nationalism that celebrates all of us, especially in a city like Bristol, built on the legacy of slavery. Join us for a reading of the work followed by a conversation between Nikesh and invited guests.

About Nikesh Shukla:

Nikesh Shukla's debut novel, Coconut Unlimited, was shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award 2010. Alongside his second novel, Meatspace, Nikesh has written for The Guardian, Esquire, Buzzfeed, Vice and BBC2, LitHub, Guernica and BBC Radio 4. Nikesh is also the editor the bestselling essay collection, The Good Immigrant, which won the reader's choice at the Books Are My Bag Awards. Nikesh was one of Foreign Policy magazine's 100 Global Thinkers and The Bookseller's 100 most influential people in publishing in 2016.

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