Left Book Club x TWT: Socialism and Literature
Online on TWTtv
3:30PM – 4:15PM

Join Left Book Club's Elif Sarican live on TWTtv as she discusses the place of socialism within literature with Yara Rodrigues Fowler and Wendy Liu.

This session will also be live on TWTtv - sign up here, for free.


Yara Rodrigues Fowler grew up in South London. Her first novel, Stubborn Archivist, was longlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize 2020 and the Desmond Elliot Prize 2019. Yara was named one of The Observer’s ‘hottest-tipped’ debut novelists of 2019 and was shortlisted for the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year 2019. Yara’s second novel, there are more things, was published in April 2022 and recently nominated for the Orwell Prize for Political Fiction 2022.

Software developer and writer on politics and technology, co-author of Abolish Silicon Valley: How to Liberate Technology From Capitalism

Elif Sarican is a writer, translator and an activist of the Kurdish Women’s Movement. She is a social anthropologist and worked with the late Professor David Graeber at the London School of Economics during her Postgraduate degree. She has guest lectured at a number of universities across Europe and North America on topics of feminism, radical politics and global history. Elif is Community and Partnerships Lead for the Left Book Club.

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