En Bref with Paul Murray

En Bref with Paul Murray

Next up in En Bref is our favourite Irishman and superbly talented funny/serious novelist Paul Murray. Here’s Paul in full flow at his recent terrific event for The Mark and Void, and below are his  answers to our (very) brief questions. Who…

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Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

En Bref with Emily St. John Mandel

En Bref with Emily St. John Mandel

Next up in En Bref is Emily St. John Mandel, author of the superb (and Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning) Station Eleven. Over to you, Emily… Who is your favourite novelist of all time? I’m afraid I can’t possibly pick just…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

Notes from the Letterbox

Notes from the Letterbox

Ahh, it’s so wonderful how many of you are leaving notes in our Message in a Bottle letterbox! They’re such a mix of sweet, funny, inspiring— poetic snapshots of moments of your lives in the bookshop or in Paris. Here…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

En Bref with Ryan Van Winkle

En Bref with Ryan Van Winkle

Next up in En Bref is the multi-talented poet, live artist, podcaster, and critic, Ryan Van Winkle. Who is your favourite novelist of all time? The first name that comes to mind is Philip Roth, though if you said ‘author’…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

En Bref with Matt Haig

En Bref with Matt Haig

Hurrah! Matt Haig agreed to answer our questions for the second installment of En Bref. We loved meeting Matt last December when he came and did a brilliant event on The Humans—and also gave us an exclusive sneak preview of…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.