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August 2022

Geoff Dyer at the Edinburgh Festival

August 19 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Described by Kathryn Schulz as ‘one of our greatest critics’, Geoff Dyer is a master of observation – and admirably unpredictable. He discusses The Last Days of Roger Federer, a meditation on how it feels when an ending is in sight. In a conversation with Chris Power, Dyer sets his own encounter with middle age against the last days and last works of the writers, painters, footballers, musicians and tennis stars who’ve mattered to him throughout his life. Venue: Baillie…

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Sloane Crosley and Geoff Dyer in Conversation, Foyles, London

August 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sloane Crosley and Geoff Dyer come together in conversation at Foyles to talk about their latest books and the wit and wisdom that characterise both their work. Sloane Crosley has written three bestselling essay collections (I was Told There’d Be Cake, How Did You Get This Number, and Look Alive Out There), two of which were shortlisted for the Thurber Prize for American Humour. Crosley is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair and was previously the contributing editor at Interview…

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July 2022

Sun Valley Writers’ Conference, Idaho, US

July 16

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West Cork Festival, Ireland

July 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Bristol Festival of Ideas, UK

July 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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June 2022

Mr B’s, Bath, UK

June 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Geoff Dyer, award-winning author of four novels, and ten non-fiction books including Out of Sheer Rage, Yoga For People Who Can’t Be Bothered to Do It, and White Sands, talks to us about his new book The Last Days of Roger Federer; a blend of criticism, memoir and repartee forming something entirely new. For more information click HERE.

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LRB Bookshop, London

June 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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5 x 15, London

June 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Louisiana Museum, Copenhagen

June 8 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

THE ELOQUENCE OF DIANE ARBUS AND THE WISDOM IN HER PHOTOGRAPHS The British author and critic Geoff Dyer, who is a great connoisseur of photography – and especially in the period when Diane Arbus worked – believes that one can rightly say that Arbus has added “new insight” to the world. Or, as he puts it, “a kind of wisdom that goes beyond what one might otherwise register.” In this Lecture, Geoff Dyer will focus on how we can see…

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How to Academy, The Conduit, London

June 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Geoff Dyer – Live on Stage in London Join ‘possibly the best living writer in Britain’ (Daily Telegraph) as he sets out his own encounter with middle age against the last days of his favourite writers, painters, athletes and musicians. For more information click HERE.

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