KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT FRANKFURTER BUCHMESSE ONLINE CONFERENCE
Award-winning author Bernardine Evaristo will be a keynote speaker at Frankfurter Buchmesse's online conference, heading up the Publishing Insights track that takes place online at www.buchmesse.de/conference2020 on Wednesday, 14 October 2020. The British author, who was awarded the 2019 Booker Prize, will address the topics of diversity and inclusion in publishing in her keynote speech.
Bernardine Evaristo, MBE, is the award-winning author of several books of fiction and verse fiction that explore aspects of the African diaspora. Her novel Girl, Woman, Other (published by Hamish Hamilton) won the Booker Prize in 2019 and the Fiction Book of the Year Award at the British Book Awards in 2020.
The Publishing Insights track on 14 October (3 pm to 5.30 pm (CEST)), at which Bernardine Evaristo will be speaking, is part of the book fair's online Frankfurt Conference series.