LATEST SYP COMPETITION – tickets to literary event

The SYP is giving away a pair of tickets for the popular charity event on behalf of the Medical Foundation, courtesy of our friends at Random House.

Acclaimed author Julian Barnes has organised the event, with appearances by Poet Laureate Andrew Motion, best-selling novelist Zadie Smith, biographer Hermione Lee, who was also Chair the man Booker Prize this year, and prize-winning poet Nick Laird. The line-up will entertain with work that has inspired them over the years - the only stipulation being that they can't read their own material. Following the performance you will have a chance to meet the writers in person. 

Details:Wednesday 1st November 2006, doors open 6.30pm (wine reception). Camden Centre, Bidborough Street, London WC1.

All you have to do is email your name and contact details to cshanahan@thesyp.org.uk before Thursday 26th October.

Two runners up will receive free copies of Julian Barnes' Arthur and George.

Prize will be drawn on Friday 28th October.