Emma Silverthorn

Emma Silverthorn

English tutor and writer. Currently writing a biography of Anna & Peter Roberts founders of charity Compassion in World Farming. Editor of the Arts Pages of The London Economic. Follow @TLE_Arts and @HouseOf_Gazelle.

Refugee Week 2017 – 19-25 JUNE

Refugee Week 2017 – 19-25 JUNE

Refugee Week (19-25 June) is the UK’s largest festival celebrating the contribution of refugees. Hundreds of arts, cultural and educational events will be held nationwide in renowned venues, public squares, libraries, schools and places of worship. Venues include the British Museum, Southbank Centre, British Film Institute, Victoria & Albert Museum,...

Top 5 Literary Podcasts!

Top 5 Literary Podcasts!

1.Book Fight with Tom McAllister and Mike Ingram Writers Tom and Mike have come to feel like friends, we drink beer together, I listen to them ramble, sometimes about books and literary movements, but other times about Philadelphia, poptarts, the state of America, racoons and a baby detective who wears...

Penguin Essentials: WIN the newest editions!

Penguin Essentials: WIN the newest editions!

The Penguin Essentials 'are essential reads' that include 'some of the most important books from the last 100 years – with covers designed by contemporary artists so that they feel fresh and unexpected, appealing to a new generation of readers.' (Including the super-stylish Dave Eggers cover above!) Titles range through...