Alumni Events

Alan Hollinghurst: The Sparsholt Affair

18th January 2018

Man Booker Prize-winning author Alan Hollinghurst (1972) will give a talk about his latest novel The Sparsholt Affair to Magdalen alumni in the iconic Foyles bookshop on Charing Cross Road, including an opportunity to buy the book and have it signed by the author. Since it’s release in October 2017, The Sparsholt Affair has received rave reviews. Beginning in wartime Oxford and ending in modern-day London, the novel follows a group of friends bound together by art, literature and love over three generations, exploring the social and sexual revolutions of the most pivotal years of the past century.

Date: Thursday 18th January
Time: 6.30pm-8.30pm Reception 6.30pm, talk 7pm
Price £15 (includes a glass of wine)
Guests: Welcome

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