Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, Level 5 Function Room, Green Side, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 8XX

David Llewellyn | Polari: First Book Prize

Polari and London Literature Festival unite for more literary sparkle and mayhem as the beloved salon celebrates 2018's best LGBTQ+ writing. Author Stella Duffy headlines this evening, where the winner of The Polari First Book Prize 2018 is revealed. Duffy is joined by  David Llewellyn, Matt Cain, Laura Kaye and Mark O’Connell, who all read from their latest works. David's new novel, A Simple Scale (Seren 2018) was described by Wales Arts Review as ‘a work of self-assured persuasive power, and the resounding artistic statement of a writer who has truly arrived. It is bold, it is brave, and it is the real deal.​’  Tickets: £5. For more information and to book visit: