Middlepause in Swedish

Middlepause in Swedish

The Middlepause is now published in Sweden, as Mellantid, which translates as Splits. I’ll be doing Radio, TV and Newspaper interviews and taking part in a discussion event with the wonderful Elizabeth Asbrink. 4th and 5th October. More details of times and...
Jewish Book Week Event

Jewish Book Week Event

Here’s a link to the talk I chaired at this year’s JBW. Called “Momentous Years”, it featured Elizabeth Asbrink and Jonathan Fenby, both of whom have published deeply researched books about the tumultuous changes, social, political, cultural...
New book, Insomnia, out November

New book, Insomnia, out November

I’m delighted to share the wonderful other-worldly cover design for Insomnia – brought to you by Scribe UK and Catapult (USA). On opening the covers you will be travelling to a strange alien world, dark and discomfiting. I was thinking of sub-titling the book...
Student Society of Bergen, Norway

Student Society of Bergen, Norway

In discussion at Det Akademiske Kvarter, 21st October, 21.30 The students of Bergen want to talk about dystopia and the current fascination with apocalypse. Why it is such a popular theme in movies and books, how has our vision on the end of the world changed over...
With Miranda Sawyer,  Harrogate 20th October

With Miranda Sawyer, Harrogate 20th October

Friday 20 October, 2pm, The Crown Hotel, Harrogate Tickets £10 have just gone on sale. You can purchase them here: M Benjamin & M Sawyer I promise that we’ll range across the midlife canvas, finding as much to laugh at as to complain about. And since...