Writing True Fiction – A Masterclass with Nikesh Shukla

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Wed, 21 October 6:30pm

Nikesh Shukla is an author, screenwriter and editor of the acclaimed collection, The Good Immigrant. His novels have been shortlisted for numerous major writing awards.  His latest, The Boxer, tells the story of Sunny, a 17 year old battling disconnection and racism.  It’s a life affirming YA novel about friendship and radicalisation.  This talk is a must for would be writers with an interest in race, belonging and, of course, boxing.

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Books, including selected signed copies or signed book plates are available through our Festival Bookseller Blackwell’s with free postage.   Please e-mail sheffield@blackwell.co.uk or phone 0114 278 7211 or visit the shop at Jessop West, 1 Upper Hanover Street, Sheffield, S3 7RA

A selection of unsigned books, some discounted, can be ordered here: https://blackwells.co.uk/bookshop/collection/OffTheShelf2020_FestivalOfWords/-186695
Books featured during the festival can also be ordered through the website blackwells.co.uk

Organised by Sheffield Hallam University

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