…history isn’t the paper it’s printed on. It’s memory, and memory is time, emotions and song. History is the things that stay with you.
Paul Beatty’s blistering novel The Sellout has rocked the literary world with its brilliant prose, fearless provocation and mischievous wit. T
The first American winner of the 2016 Man Booker Prize, Paul Beatty joins Wesley Enoch, Director of the Sydney Festival and past Queensland Theatre Company Artistic Director in a conversation about humour, writing and what we mean by progress.
Copies of The Sellout will be available for purchase on the evening from the SLQ Bookshop.